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  1. 1. Tennessee Electronic Library Wendy Cornelisen, TEL Coordinator TEL    
  2. 2. Questions How do I find…? Where is it? What is it?
  3. 3. Questions Where is it? What is TEL? How do I find..?
  4. 4. <ul><li>A Virtual Library for Tennesseans. Your 24/7 Library that you can take anywhere ! </li></ul><ul><li>Contains over 400,000…. </li></ul><ul><li>Popular magazines </li></ul><ul><li>Time, Newsweek, Popular Science, Money, Fitness, Teen People </li></ul><ul><li>Scholarly journals </li></ul><ul><li>American Journal of Archaeology, Civil War History, American Journalism Review, American Poetry </li></ul><ul><li>Newspapers </li></ul><ul><li>Tennessean, Commercial Appeal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune </li></ul><ul><li>Videos, Images, Podcasts, Current Event Topics, Federal Census Records, E-books , and more! </li></ul>Tennessee Electronic Library
  5. 5. Resource for <ul><ul><li>Patrons/Students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Homework Help </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Test Preparation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Job Skills Building </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consumer Health Information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Librarians/Teachers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reader’s Advisory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reference Tool </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Extension of your collection </li></ul></ul>Photo retrieved from Flickr Nov 2008
  6. 6. TEL Databases Academic OneFile (Gale) Agriculture Collection (Gale) America’s News Magazines (NewsBank) Books and Authors (Gale) Business, Economics, and Theory Collection (Gale) Chattanooga Times-Free Press (NewsBank) Commercial Appeal newspaper (NewsBank) Communications and Mass Media Collection (Gale) Computer Database (Gale) Criminal Justice Collection (Gale) Culinary Arts Collection (Gale) Diversity Studies Collection (Gale) Educator's Reference Complete (Gale) Environmental Studies and Policy Collection (Gale) Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale) Gale Database Selection (Gale) Gale Virtual Reference Library (e-books) (Gale) * includes Scribners & Twayne Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection (Gale) General Business File ASAP (Gale) General Business File International (Gale) Literature Resource Center (Gale) Military & Intelligence Database (Gale) National Newspaper Index (Gale) Nursing and Allied Health Collection (Gale) Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) Pop Culture Collection (Gale) Popular Magazines (Gale) PowerSearch (Gale) Professional Collection (Gale) Psychology Collection (Gale) Religion & Philosophy Database (Gale) Science Database (Gale) Scribner's Writers Online (Gale) Southern Life (Gale) Student Edition (Gale) Student Edition - K12 (Gale) Tennessee Newspaper Collection (NewsBank) Tennessee Virtual Archive (TeVA) Tennessee's Landmark Documents Tennesseean (Pro Quest) Twayne's Authors Online (Gale)                What is it? General OneFile (Gale) General Reference Center Gold (Gale) Health and Wellness Resource Center (Gale) Health Reference Center Academic (Gale) HeritageQuest Online (ProQuest) Home Improvement Collection (Gale) Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure Collection (Gale) Informe! (Gale) InfoTrac Educators 200 (Gale) InfoTrac Information Science and Library Issues Collection (Gale) InfoTrac NewsStand (Gale) InfoTrac Small Business Collection (Gale) InfoTrac Vocations, Careers, and Technical Education Collection (Gale) Insurance and Liability Collection (Gale) Junior Edition (Gale) Junior Edition - K12 (Gale) Kids InfoBits (Gale) Kids Page Knoxville News Sentinel Newspaper (NewsBank) LearningExpress Library (LearningExpress U.S. History Collection (Gale) Volunteer Voices War and Terrorism Collection (Gale) World Book Encyclopedia NEW! World History Collection (Gale)
  7. 7. TEL History <ul><li>Concept envisioned by TENN-SHARE </li></ul><ul><li>In 1999, the Tennessee Electronic Library </li></ul><ul><li>was created by TN legislature </li></ul><ul><li>TEL began as a collection of 18 databases with only one vendor and solely supported by federal funds </li></ul><ul><li>Literature Resource Center was added to TEL in 2006, made possible by pledges from Tennessee Libraries. </li></ul><ul><li>In 2007-08, TEL added 4 new products to its collections, which was made possible additional funding provided by the Tennessee General Assembly. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Funding for TEL is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)*, the General Assembly of the State of Tennessee , and pledges from Tennessee Libraries . </li></ul><ul><li>TEL is administered by the Tennessee State Library & Archives , a division of the TN Department of State, Tre Hargett, Secretary of State . </li></ul><ul><li>* IMLS is a federal grant-making agency dedicated to creating and sustaining a nation of learners by helping libraries and museums serve their communities </li></ul>How is TEL Funded? Photo by Homer Township Public Library. Retrieved from Flickr Aug 2008
  9. 9. TRUE TEL Cost? *Just for Gale databases, LearningExpress, HeritageQuest, and EBSCO How much would TEL cost YOUR Library? School Libraries: $23,357 to $44,777 per year* Total Cost for all School Libraries in TN: $34,365,430 per year* Total Cost for all Libraries in TN: $73,207,980 per year*
  10. 10. What is it? Questions How do I find…? Where do you find TEL? Library Web
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  12. 12. Questions How do I find…? What is it? Where is it?
  13. 13. TEL Databases How do I find…? <ul><li>TEL SHORTCUTS </li></ul><ul><li>ISSUES </li></ul><ul><ul><li>EBSCO Points of View Reference Center </li></ul></ul><ul><li>RESEARCH </li></ul><ul><ul><li>GALE Databases </li></ul></ul><ul><li>TN NEWSPAPERS </li></ul><ul><ul><li>NewsBank’s Tennessee Newspaper Collection </li></ul></ul><ul><li>TEST PREPARATION </li></ul><ul><ul><li>LearningExpress Library </li></ul></ul><ul><li>GENEALOGY </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ProQuest’s HeritageQuest Online </li></ul></ul><ul><li>BY GRADE LEVEL or SUBJECT </li></ul><ul><li>BY SCHOOL GRADE : </li></ul><ul><li>Elementary, Middle, High School </li></ul><ul><li>Includes TEL DATABASES & </li></ul><ul><li>WEBSITES </li></ul><ul><li>BY SUBJECT </li></ul><ul><li>Extensive subject listings </li></ul><ul><li>Science, Language Arts, Health & </li></ul><ul><li>Nutrition, Social Studies, Tennessee History </li></ul><ul><li>Includes Resource Types </li></ul><ul><li>Magazines & Newspapers, </li></ul><ul><li>Podcasts, Videos, etc. </li></ul>
  15. 15. TEL Help? How do I find…? <ul><li>TEL Tutorials </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fact Sheets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Navigation & Search </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Guides </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Webcasts </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. How do I find…?
  17. 17. TEL Help? How do I find…? <ul><li>Trouble with a Database? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact the Database Vendor Technical </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact TEL Coordinator – Wendy Corneilsen </li></ul></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Trouble with Logging In? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact TEL Coordinator – </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wendy Corneilsen </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. How do I find…?
  19. 19. What is it? Where is it? How Do I Find…? Questions? Wendy Cornelisen Special Projects Coordinator Tennessee State Library and Archives 403 7th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37243 [email_address] (615) 532-4627