Banned Books Week: Celebrate Your Freedom to Read!
It is that time of year again. The leaves are crisping on the trees. The wind is making reading inside all the more appealing. And libraries and schools across the nation are celebrating Banned Books Week. That last bit tends to throw people. I love Banned Books Week and so when I’m running around mindlessly […]
Read Books Like The World Is Ending
What’s your end of world scenario? I mean, the dead are coming back to life, local services are non-existent, food is scarce, medicines are scarcer… It may be a touch morbid to consider such a crazy disaster (and such an unlikely one) but I know my first stop would be to grab some library books. […]
Furniture Makeovers by Barb Blair
Do you have an old dresser or chair that is just begging for a makeover? After perusing “Furniture Makeovers” by Barb Blair, you may be inspired to try some of your own creative transformations. The author lays out all of the tools and materials, but I confess, I went straight for the before and after […]
Database Of The Month: Global Road Warrior
Planning a trip? Gathering information for travel – either business or pleasure — can be overwhelming and exhausting. Before you leave on your next trip, plan to visit our Electronic Resources section on our website. Or maybe you are a student looking for information about a specific country. Make your life easy and start by […]