Archive for category: Digital Resources


What are Categories? Categories provide a quick and easy way for you to find digital resources. This feature will need to be enabled by your librarian or VIA Administrator. If your school has decided to take advantage of this feature, click the Categories link on the left side of the screen….

Cancel Requests

What if I don’t need a resource anymore after I request it? You can remove yourself from the waiting list by clicking the Backpack™ icon and then Requests. Then choose the Cancel Request button next to the digital resource you want to cancel.

Backpack Accounts

What is a Backpack™? Backpack™ accounts help you store and manage your digital resources. With a Backpack, you can save your favorite resources in one place, check out, request, and store notes about Mackin-hosted resources. PLEASE NOTE: You will need to create a Backpack account to begin…