January 5, 2015 - 12:07

The OHIONET Board of Trustees honored Tom Sanville at their December 5th Board meeting by presenting Mr. Sanville with a resolution exemplifying his cooperative efforts and dedication to the library community.

In the 32 years that Mr. Sanville was active in the library profession, his path was closely intertwined with OHIONET. OHIONET began working with Mr. Sanville during his tenure as Vice President of Marketing for OCLC, and the relationship between OHIONET and Mr. Sanville continued during his tenure as Executive Director of OhioLINK.

January 5, 2015 - 11:21

Since the announcement of the retirement of our long-time Electronic Resource Coordinator, Mary Conroy, OHIONET has been working to make the transition for our members as smooth as possible.

We are pleased to announce that we will be working with a new staffing configuration for Electronic Resource support, and we think that it will help to leverage the size and multi-type nature of our consortium to improve pricing and opportunities for our members.

December 31, 2014 - 08:37

OHIONET is once again offering a bulk purchase of Avery 6464 blank removable labels. We are able to offer the best possible price by purchasing the labels in bulk.

Avery 6464 Label - $16.05 per pack + shipping

Let us know how many packs you would like to purchase, and we will ship them to the location you indicate on the order form. If there are shipping charges, they will be indicated on the confirmation email.

Avery Order Form

December 31, 2014 - 01:00

Due to the enormous popularity of this product, OHIONET is extending this special to our members for another month.  From now until January 30, 2015, you will be able to purchase more earbuds at the same low price.    

December 22, 2014 - 17:34

It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Mary Mlynar Conroy on December 31, 2014.

Mary has been with OHIONET for more than 28 years of service, and her dedication to the profession and OHIONET members is a true inspiration for all of us.

December 22, 2014 - 11:21

Last summer, OHIONET relaunched our long-running training series, Fundamentals of Cataloging, with a new format, a new instructor, and new content.  In our ongoing effort to best meet the needs of our diverse member community, we’ve taken another new step.  Beginning on Tuesday, Jan.

December 19, 2014 - 10:54

It's time to update you on our contracts with A. Rifkin Company, Alibris for Libraries, Brodart, Demco, Gaylord Archival, Kapco, Staples, The Library Store and Vernon.

The vendors participating in this program are listed in alphabetical order and can be found at http://www.ohionet.org/products along with our many other offerings.

A separate email will be sent to our Members which will contain the contract codes needed to receive your discounts.

December 16, 2014 - 17:41

If you haven't taken advantage of the Rittenhouse R2 Oktoberfest Special, don't worry even though winter is here. You still have time until January 15th to order books at the special discount.  Rittenhouse specializes in books for the health sciences. The highlight of the offer is that members will receive a 22% discount on one print order (excepting Elsevier Health Sciences titles) and one R2 Digital Library order any time during the long "Oktoberfest" fall-winter period between October 1 and January 15th. 

December 11, 2014 - 15:31

We are glad to welcome our newest member, Lake Health Resource Center.

Lake Health evolved from a grass roots effort born of community need. Today, technology has changed the way they deliver health care, but community need remains the focus of their existence.

December 1, 2014 - 15:45

In case you missed this year's OLC Conference presentation on public and school collaboration from OHIONET's own Carrie Waibel and Janet Ingraham Dwyer, Youth Services Consultant at the State Library of Ohio, we wanted to share the presentation slides.

We hope that this helps further the conversation on public and school libraries helping one another.

Questions? Contact Carrie at carriew@ohionet.org or 800-686-8975, ext. 25.