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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Print from your iPhone or iPad at the Library

iOS Printing now available on the Wireless Network

Author: Doug
You can now print from an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch on the Library wireless network. It's as simple as selecting publicprinter in any app that supports Airprint. Complete instructions are available here.
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Tuesday, August 20, 2013

New Ebook App for iOS and Android

OverDrive Media Console 3.0

Author: Doug

OverDrive, the company that provides the Northern California Digital Library ebook and downloadable audiobook service, has released a major update to their iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Android apps.

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Saturday, July 06, 2013

What's New about the New Web Design?

Try it on your smartphone or tablet

Author: Doug
The new City of Monterey and Monterey Public Library Web sites are designed to be "responsive". This means that the images and text on the page will resize and rearrange themselves to fit on on your screen, whether it's a desktop computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
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Saturday, July 06, 2013

ConsumerReports.org Available Free to Library Cardholders

With Cars Best Deals Plus

Author: Doug
Consumer Reports, the largest paid-publication subscription-based website in the world  is now available to Monterey Public Library cardholders free of charge with Cars Best Deals Plus. The Web site includes the ratings and the reports found in the print magazine along with videos, interactive guides, forums, and consumer news.
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Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Welcome to the Library Tech blog

The Next New Thing

Author: Doug

The Library is introducing two new blogs with the redesigned Web site. Library Tech will cover library digital resources services like ebooks, databases, and the Library Anywhere mobile catalog, as well as technology trends. 

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A blog about Library digital services and technology trends

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