September 1, 2015 - 16:42

At OhioNET, we know that the hard work done in the back office means better services in public facing areas.  And we always try to look for new ways to help.

We are pleased to announce that we have just completed a new agreement with Backstage Library Works that includes a standard 5% discount off your quoted prices for many services, including:

September 1, 2015 - 14:20

We are pleased to announce that your OhioNET member discount on AWE products has become even easier to use!

OhioNET has been bringing your library discounts on early literacy and child-focused technology solutions since 2007.  We are glad to announce that our updated ageement with AWE means that greater levels of discount will go directly to your library, and ordering is even easier.

September 1, 2015 - 13:56

Have you recently found yourself responsible for cataloging-related tasks?  I have good news! A new round of our popular web-series, the Fundamentals of Cataloging ONLINE is now available.  Created for individuals who primarily practice copy-cataloging, each two-hour webinar features real-time quizzes, dedicated practice time, and other interactive tools.  All registrants for each session will receive a link to an archived recording of the webinar within 24-hours of broadcast.

September 1, 2015 - 12:36

OhioNET staff will be at many of the fall conferences; we hope we see you in the sessions and in the hallways.  If you miss us, please stop by the exhibits during the non-compete times to say "hello."

August 26, 2015 - 12:24

The New York Times, published in New York City since 1851, is an important source of reporting, information, and opinion, covering politics, finance, health, science, culture, the arts, sports, and fashion in the U.S. and abroad, with special emphasis on the New York metropolitan area.  The online version at is the most comprehensive existing aggregation of information and content created and published by The New York Times.

August 3, 2015 - 13:00

If you were among the many attendees at Dive Into Data on July 17, then you know the depths of information that were shared.  We would like to thank, once again, all of those who made the event possible, especially Beverly Cain, our morning keynote speaker and Anastasia Diamond-Ortiz and Laura Ponikvar, our afternoon wrap-up speakers.

We are deeply grateful for the shared expertise of our generous and abundant breakout speakers:

July 30, 2015 - 10:08

Economy earbuds are back just in time for the new school year!  With the new year, comes a new design called "soft" earbuds which are more flexible and comfortable to wear.  These earbuds are always available year around to our members, but we are able to offer them to you at these low prices through Wednesday, September 30, 2015.  Minimum orders start at 100 sets and the more you purchase, the lower the price.  Orders must be placed in increments of 100 sets.

July 24, 2015 - 15:56

Patron Driven Acquisition from the R2 Digital Library is a collection development tool that enables libraries to evaluate patron usage data at the resource level with no automatic or required purchases.  With an intuitive workflow for administrators and easy integration into the user experience, Patron Driven Acquisition on the R2 Digital Library is a valuable service to ensure a library purchases the health sciences resources of most interest to their patrons. 

July 14, 2015 - 15:07

Why do I need a subscription to LearningExpress Library™?

Recently, due to unfortunate budget cuts, it was announced that the Libraries Connect Ohio partners (OhioLINK, INFOhio, OPLIN, and the State Library of Ohio), after 10 years with a statewide contract, decided to eliminate LearningExpress Library™ along with Job & Career Accelerator and Computer Skills Tutorials, from the Ohio Web Library collection. These products will no longer be accessible by your patrons through Libraries Connect Ohio (LCO) after August 9, 2015.

June 26, 2015 - 11:26

OHIONET is offering special pricing on the Datalogic QUICKSCAN™ QD2430 Linear Imager 1D/2D Barcode Scanner to it's members.