The Peggy Helmerich Library will be closed temporarily for light renovation. We anticipate the closure to last several weeks. During the closure, any items you have placed on hold will be sent to Hardesty Library.
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Submitted by Jennifer A on Thu, 09/26/2013 - 9:54am
A trip to a museum can be very educational, relaxing, and inspiring. If your learner is interested in visiting Philbrook, let him or her know that there is free admission on the second Saturday of each month. You could even consider taking a trip there in lieu of a tutoring session. www.philbrook.org gives great information about the museum, including a brief history of Villa Philbrook.
Submitted by Family Reads on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 8:52am
Have you ever wondered what the "RL" on the back of a kids' book means? Even if you know that it means reading level, what does that mean? And how is the reading level determined? Who gets to decide? And is THAT book really appropriate for a fourth grader? Here is an article written for librarians that does a great job of explaining the basics. For all parents who are looking for a little help in picking the right book for their child.
While Central Library has closed for its exciting two-year renovation, it’s circulating collection of books, music and movies are still available for our customers to place holds on and have delivered to their neighborhood branch library.
When you visit the library catalog and discover an item you desire located at the Annex, simply Place a Hold, select your Pickup Location and that item will be delivered for you.