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I'm Taking A Long Road Trip Soon And Would Like To Check Out Some Books On CD To Listen To While I'm Driving. What's The Best Way To Look For Those On The Website?

If you'd like to browse the library's collection of books on CDs (or other formats such as DVDs, large print books, or magazines), you can do so through the catalog's Advanced Search feature. First, click on the Explore tab, then look for the search field in the top right corner of the page. Click on the Advanced Search link under the red Search box.

Summer Reading Program: What Kids Can Earn

Starting on May 30, babies and children can register for the Summer Reading Program at any of the 24 locations of the Tulsa City-County Library! (Teens and adults are invited to join their own programs, too!)

The program is simple...

This summer, between May 30 and August 5, when babies or children read (or, in the case of babies and young children, have read TO them)

8 books...

AND

Visit the library 4 times...

I'd Like To See What Was In The National News On The Day I Was Born. Where Can I Find Those Headlines?

We have access to a New York Times database that allows you to view the newspaper page by page on any given publication date from 1851-2013. This resource can be found by selecting the Alphabetical List of Resources in the library's Research and Learn tab. Under the N section of the list, you'll see two entries for the New York Times.

Summer Reading Program: FREE Entertainment!

Tulsa City-County Library's Summer Reading Program begins on May 30! There's a program for every person in your family - babies, children, teens, and adults - to earn great prizes just for reading.

But there's another side of summer reading in Tulsa that is especially great for families looking for summer fun: hundreds of FREE entertainment programs at every one of our 24 library locations throughout the summer!

Do your kids like magicians? We've got 'em!

What about juggling? They will see how to juggle...whatever!

A Picture Is Worth...A Thousand Learning Moments

The month of May is National Photography Month (NPM)! Use this celebration, which the United States Congress officially recognized beginning in 1987, to support the literacy and learning growth of your child.

Here are just a few ways to use NPM in creating rich learning moments:

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