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KS EZ Library Refresher April 11, 2013 Session Starts at 10:00 a.m. Please run your audio setup wizard. The icon looks like this:
AGENDA State Library website-briefly OneClickdigital 3M Cloud Library Freading
ONECLICKDIGITAL RECORDED BOOKS
FAQS Use website to check out, software/mobile app to listen Up to 21 days checkout period (your choice) 10 books checked out at a time 10 books on hold at a time Available holds check out automatically notification for holds Return books early Renewal available
Mobile App Android Apple Kindle Fire WHAT DO I NEED? 1.Register for account through KSLC or alternate. Creates your username & password. 2.Software or app to listen to the book/transfer to an MP3 player. Computer Software Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP Mac OSX 10.6 & newer
MP3 PLAYERS WINDOWS Fully compatible: iPods Sansa Clips, Fuze+ Phillips GoGear Vibe Sony Walkmans Some Creative Zens Partial compatibility: everything else. MAC Apple devices only.
USE IN A NUTSHELL 1.Download the OneClickdigital Media Manager software to your computer, or mobile app to your device. 2.Check out a book from the OneClick website. 3.Open your OneClickdigital Media Manager/mobile app and log in – the book information will show on the screen. 4.Use the book inside the software. Computer: Play – listen to book on your computer. Download/Transfer – send book to MP3 player.
MOBILE APP Screenshot of the Android Mobile App
NEWS & ONGOING WORK Recorded Books eBooks through OneClickdigital –coming later this year. Just renewed platform contract. Subscription titles package renewed by: NEKLS SWKLS NWKLS SEKLS
3M CLOUD LIBRARY 3M LIBRARY SYSTEMS
FAQS Traditional model—if all copies checked out, must place a hold. All functions take place inside software/app, but can use browsing website. 14 day checkout period 5 books checked out at a time 10 books on hold at a time 3 days to check out a hold Return books early No renewal option
Computers & eReader Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP Mac OSX Transfer to most standard ereaders. Mobile Android Apple Nook Color, Tablet, HD/HD+ WHAT DO I NEED? 1.Kansas Library Card 2.3M Cloud Library software or app.
USE IN A NUTSHELL 1.Download the 3M Cloud Library app (software) to your computer or compatible mobile device. 2.Log in to the 3M app with your KSLC info. 3.Browse or search for a book INSIDE the software, check it out there. 4.Use the book in the software. Computer: A transfer button will appear when the ereader is connected to the computer.
NEWS & ONGOING WORK 3M notifications- glitches for some patrons. Work to administrative side. Just renewed contract for next year.
FREADING LIBRARY IDEAS
FAQS Rental model Use website to checkout, software to read. Tokens Each patron gets 5 tokens per week. Tokens roll over for 4 weeks. No charge for unused tokens. “Cost” of Books 1 to 4 tokens. Renewals usually free.
Computers & eReader Adobe Digital Editions Mobile Freading app, BlueFire app, or alternate EPUB app. WHAT DO I NEED? 1.Kansas Library Card 2.Adobe ID – authenticate software 3.Software or app
USE IN A NUTSHELL 1.Log in at the Kansas Library Card site. 2.Click on the Freading link. 3. Find a book—download it to reader software. --no communication between software & website after this!!!
NEWS & ONGOING WORK Tokens are on deposit.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS Stats Librarian cheat sheet Patron pamphlet This presentation! Resources for Librarians page, linked from: Kansas EZ Library main page Librarians page