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The Art of the Re-Read by Nick Abrahamson

Here in libraryland I have several coworkers who won’t re-read favorite novels.  Some won’t re-watch favorite movies.  I am utterly perplexed by this non-practice.  Aside from a familiar smell or visiting the home of my childhood, nothing fills me with the warmest of warm nostalgia like some of the old movies I watched as a child.  My most vivid memories involve being propped on the couch, home sick from school, while I listen to the whirl of the VCR rewinding videotapes.  Like a jet engine about to take off, tha

Beautiful Forevers by Rebecca Howard

As you undoubtedly know by now I am a fiction reader.  Ninety percent of what I read is fiction.  The few exceptions to that rule are usually memoirs, which we must admit are a type of fiction, too.  The facts and the truth are not always the same, but that’s an opinion that could only be held by a lover of fiction.  I love nonfiction readers and their thirst for the facts.  They read to learn, and they want to learn the real story.  Most of the time, I don’t have a lot of use for the real

Understanding Health Care Reform

Do you think health care reform is a bit perplexing? If so,  you can imagine how much more confusing it might be for someone with limited English proficiency or low literacy skills.

Where can I find the lists of titles that I saved on the old site for later use?

You can find instructions on importing your lists of saved titles here.

To find these instructions and other information about the new catalog, go the Interests tab near the top of the page and select the How Do I section.

Where on the new website can I find the library's help page for the ebooks and downloadable audio books?

If you just want to get there quickly, click here

To find it from the home page, click the Research and Learn tab in the red menu bar (be sure to click on the tab itself here, not in the menu). In the Research page, look in the column titled Research by Subject and click 'Getting Started with Overdrive'.

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