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Media Resource Center
Northern Illinois Conference's Media Resource Center has a broad assortment of books, videos, DVDs and small group curriculum available to borrow for United Methodist churches of the conference. More than 3,000 resources addressing more than 200 topics are available. An Online Media Resource Catalog enables you to conduct searches for material to help in your local church ministry. For help using the on-line catalog, download the "How-To" document.
Annual subscriptions for unlimited use of the Media Resource Center are available to all churches in the Northern Illinois Conference. The subscription form is available here. Renewal forms will be mailed to current subscribers in the month renewal is due, and to all non-subscribed churches during January and February, 2011.
Resources may also be borrowed on a pay-as-you go basis: $5 per DVD, VHS, or Book, Or $10 per curriculum set.
For more information about the Media Resource Center or to borrow videos, audio/video equipment and other media resources, call Susan Gieseler, Director of Media Resources, (847) 931-0710, Ext. 17, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Quick ListsQuick lists are bibliographies on timely topics. Download the PDF file and print to share with your church selection team, or to keep for reference. To borrow materials, either call or e-mail Susan at the media resource center. Or go to the on-line catalog, locate the resource, and put it in the shopping cart.
Black History Month Resources
NEW Resources for Black History Month (not in the bibliography)Significant People in Black History
Freedom Riders and The Abolitionists Read the descriptions
Special Sunday Resources
Teen & Youth Relationships
Youth & High School General
Power Point presentations from the 2013 Laity Convocation
Now Available: Annual Conference 2012 DVDsThe following are available to borrow or purchase from the NIC Media Resource Center. E-Mail Susan Gieseler
Bible Study with Grace Imathiu
Celebration of the Ministry of Bishop Jung
State of the Church Address
Youth Worship Service
2012 Videos available on-line
View them here...