Dogwood Digital Library
Isothermal Community College is pleased to announce our newest online offering, the Dogwood Digital Library (dogwood.overdrive.com)
About Dogwood Digital Library
The consortium behind Dogwood is made up of several North Carolina community college libraries. We are using a platform called Overdrive, and if you have ever used the North Carolina Digital Library’s reading app Libby, this will be very familiar. In fact, on your phone or tablet, the Libby by Overdrive is the app you will use to access this collection.
The database already has thousands of titles that are ready for use, and we will be adding more frequently.
Here’s how to start using it on your computer now:
1. Visit Dogwood (dogwood.overdrive.com)
2. Look for the orange [Sign In] button on the right side of the page
3. In the “Select your library” drop-down choose “Isothermal Community College”
4. Click the big orange [Sign in] button below
5. You will be redirected to the proxy login page, just like any other library database
6. Log in using your Patriot Port credentials
7. Enjoy Dogwood Digital
Here is how to start using it on your smartphone or tablet now:
1. Download the Libby by Overdrive app
2. Select Isothermal Community College as your library
3. You will be redirected to the Patriot Port proxy login access point
4. Enter your Patriot Port credentials
5. Enjoy Dogwood Digital
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Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 6:30 PM
History Matters: Bechtler Heritage & The North Carolina Gold Trail
Presenter: Deborah Millikan-Scott is the Director of the Bechtler Heritage Center in Rutherfordton.
The Bechtler Heritage Presentation will focus on the history of Christopher Bechtler and his contribution to Rutherford County, the NC Gold Rush, and the United States. The speaker will also examine the importance of the first Gold Rush and why the North Carolina Gold Trail matters.
Deborah Millikan-Scott is the Director of the Bechtler Heritage Center in Rutherfordton. Scott is a native of North Carolina but has lived and worked in the Atlanta area for 25 years. Deborah later served as Tourism Director for Monroe County, Georgia. In December 2017, Deborah was contracted to manage and market the Bechtler House and develop the NC Gold Trail. The NC Gold Trail is a heritage destination trail that spans the state with a focus on the western counties and the Piedmont.