Michigan eLibrary Information
MeL, the Michigan eLibrary, is an anywhere, anytime library for Michigan residents. This site provides information about the administration of MeL, with links to contact staff, find promotional materials and keep up with the latest news about MeL.
- Tell Us Your MeL Story! We want to hear from you about how MeL has impacted you, your family, your students, your library, and your community! This is your chance to let us know about how what we're doing serves you well and what we could do to improve the impact of the Michigan eLibrary. We're listening!
- Contact MeL staff Find MeLCat implementation and technical support staff, MeL's marketing and PR experts, MeL Databases training/support staff and MeL administrative contacts.
- Britannica Apps for iOS and Chrome
This short article that originally appeared in the MAME newsletter includes screen shots on how to add the Britannica app to your iOS or Chrome device.
- New MeLCat Widget (from Courtland Consulting) Allows you to embed code onto any website that will allow you to search the new MeLCat.
- MeL Discovery Widget (from Courtland Consulting) Allows you to embed code onto any website that will allow you to search MeL.
- Classic MeLCat Widget (from Sonya Schryer Norris) Allows you to embed code onto any website that will allow you to search MeLCat.
- Google Books MeLCat Library Lookup script (from Ed Vielmetti) This script will allow you to see which Google Book items are available in MeLCat.
- MeLCat Amazon Linky script (from Ed Vielmetti) This script will allow you to see which Amazon items are available in MeLCat.
- MeLCat Keyword search plug in for Firefox (from Jose Nazario) This script will allow you to search for MeLCat items from your Firefox toolbar.
- Technical Support Find contact information for technical questions and learn more about accessing MeL using a Michigan driver's license or state ID number.
- MeL History Trace MeL from its beginnings as Access Michigan, the Michigan eLibrary and ATLAS: Action Team for Library Advancement Statewide.
- MeL Statistics View MeL statistics as they build quarterly as well as for the previous two years' worth of stats for the databases, MeLCat, the MeL homepage and the MeL gateways.
- This service is funded by the Federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) via the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Library of Michigan, part of the Michigan Department of Education. Additional funding is provided by the State of Michigan.