Consulting

Technology

Resources for technology planning and management

Barcode Registry
A voluntary program where you enter your barcode range in the Montana Library Directory.

Library Automation Standards
An explanation of why standards based automation systems are important, as well as a summary of what the standards are.

PC Purchasing Specifications
Some guidelines to follow when shopping for new PCs for your library.
 

Recyling 
Consider recycling your old computer. The State of Montana's Department of Environmental Quality has a new web page with information about disposing of electronics.
Best Buy stores offer trade in and recycling of electronics.
Staples offers electronic recycling.

TechSoup 
A nonprofit organization that helps public libraries obtain donated and discounted technology products. TechSoup can support your library!

Digital Literacy
Comprehensive list of resources compiled by Arizona State Library to help teach digital literacy skills.