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Meet MRLn! (Pronounced "merlin")

MRLn is the new MTAS Research Library Online. MRLn replaces MOLLY and we can't wait to show you what this new tool can do for you!

In a nutshell:

  • MRLn will help you FIND the right articles, books, DVDs, forms and more.
  • SAVE your searches and search results to be able to repeat the search and find all of the latest materials in your area of interest.
  • REQUEST items that you've located to be sent to you, suggest new materials for the library, and request assistance.

Or click here to start a "Simple Search"  Search MRLn

Ready to Meet MRLn? 

We are excited to introduce you to our newest team member! 

Free Meet MRLn webinar
August 29, 2019  |  10 am - 10:45 am eastern

Link to join: https://tennessee.zoom.us/j/850446457
To phone into the meeting:

Or iPhone one-tap (US Toll):  +16468769923,850446457#  or +16699006833,850446457#
Or Telephone:
    +1 646 876 9923 (US Toll)
    +1 669 900 6833 (US Toll)
    Meeting ID: 850 446 457

Please let us know if you are planning to attend: Sign Up Here

Can't attend the webinar but still ? View this "Meet MRLn" webinar recording covers the basics of how MRLn can help you. Start video

The Research and Information Center (RIC) serves as a clearinghouse for information produced by and about cities and provides research, reference and survey services. The staff addresses inquiries for information using in-house resources, on-campus libraries, resources found on the Internet, and other libraries across the country. Surveys for MTAS consultants and city officials are conducted to create and collect unique information on municipal government not available from other sources. RIC staff are responsible for the MTAS E-News and posting to MTAS's Facebook and Twitter pages. 

Be sure to follow MTAS on Facebook and Twitter!


Need a Survey?

Request a survey by emailing RIC staff here: mtaslibrary@tennessee.edu


Frances Adams-O'Brien, Librarian | (865) 974-9842
Dawn McMillen, Senior Library Associate III | (865) 974-8970


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