IMLS National Leadership Grant

 

IMLS National Leadership Grant

Sponsor:

Institute of Museum and Library Services

Grant Summary:

National Leadership Grants support projects that address challenges faced by the museum, library, and/or archive fields and that have the potential to advance practice in those fields.

Research Documentation:

The Student/Library Collaborative: Toward Transformative Mobile Library Service

Minrva Products:

Title Summary Date
Minrva 1.0 iOS Display Module The display module gathers detailed information about the currently selected item and displays the results. Information includes: title, author(s), cover art, holdings information, and summary/description. Fall 2012
Minrva 1.0 iOS Catalog Search Module An interface to the library catalog. Students are able to refine searches by location, type of search, and free text input. The module is able to display many pages of search results as a user scrolls. Fall 2012
Minrva 1.0 iOS Scanner Module The scanner module allows a user to easily digitize a book for use by other modules. The scanner supports barcodes with Codabar format. Fall 2012
Minrva 1.0 iOS Wayfinder Module Displays a conceptual map of the library drawn to scale along with a red dot symbolizing where the currently selected book is located. Fall 2012
Minrva 2.0 Android Blocks Module Displays a list of blocks against a user account. Information includes: the institution that assigned the block, the day and time that the block was instituted, and the description of the block. Spring 2013
Minrva 2.0 Android Checked Out Module Displays a list of checked out items. Information includes: the title, institution, due date, and current status ("Checked-out" or "Renewed") of the borrowed item. Users can renew any of their currently checked-out items. Spring 2013
Minrva 2.0 Android Citation Module The citation module is designed to allow a user to quickly and accurately cite a wide variety of sources in either MLA or APA format. The module also allows the user to email the completed citation. Spring 2013
Minrva 2.0 Android Favorites Module Displays a list of favorited items. Information displayed in the favorites module includes: the title of the favorited item along with the author(s), artist(s), subtitles, etc. Spring 2013
Minrva 2.0 Android Fines Module Displays a list of all fines associated with this account. Information displayed in the fines module includes: title of item, date fine was levied, amount, and type of fine. Spring 2013
Minrva 2.0 Android Requested Items Module Displays a list of all of the items that a user has requested. This module also allows the user to cancel any requests that they have placed. Spring 2013
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