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  • New titles

    Take a look at the new books and movies we added to our collection during October! You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, OneSearch. Here are just a few of the new titles. Check them out!

        

       

        

    November 4, 2020 • Collection Updates • Views: 1200

  • Banned Books Week 2020

    “Libraries should challenge censorship in the fulfillment of their responsibility to provide information and enlightenment.” —Article 3, Library Bill of Rights

    Did you know there are hundreds of attempts to remove books from libraries and classrooms every year? Please join us in celebrating this year’s Banned Books Week (September 27 – October 3) and our freedom to read. You can learn more with our Banned Books library guide. Here are some of the titles on the American Library Association’s lists of Frequently Challenged Books that you’ll find in our collection:

    • The Diary of a Young Girl, by Anne Frank
    • The Autobiography of Malcolm X
    • Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi
    • The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
    • Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley
    • 1984, by George Orwell
    • The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien
    • A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess
    • The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood
    • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain
    • Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury
    • The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    • A Farewell to Arms, by Ernest Hemingway
    • The Call of the Wild, by Jack London
    • The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair
    • Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck
    • Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie
    • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou
    • Catch-22, by Joseph Heller
    • To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee
    • My Sister’s Keeper, by Jodi Picoult
    • The Color Purple, by Alice Walker
    • The Harry Potter series, by J.K. Rowling
    • The Giving Tree, by Shel Silverstein
    • And Tango Makes Three, by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell

    Check one out and exercise your First Amendment rights!

    September 30, 2020 • Topical • Views: 830

  • New titles

    Take a look at the new books, movies, and games we added to our collection during the summer. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, OneSearch. Here are just a few of the new titles. Check them out!

    BF632.5 Gaslighting D24.5 What Might Have Been HG179 I Will Teach You to Be Rich

    HQ1221 13 Things Mentally Strong Women Don't Do LC5215 Never Too Late NC998.6 Epica Book 32

    QR74.8 Meet Your Bacteria RA790 Are U OK SF446.5 Cat Whisperer

    September 1, 2020 • Collection Updates • Views: 1087

  • New titles

    Take a look at the new books, audiobooks, music, and videos we added to our collection in March and April. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, OneSearch. Here are just a few of the new titles. Check them out!

    BF619.5 Your Best Year Ever HQ755.8 Time to Parent HQ1420 History of U.S. Feminisms

    PN151 Welcome to the Writer's Life QA76.73 Python Crash Course RM324.8 How to Change Your Mind

    TP577 Lager TR267.5 Adobe Photoshop Classroom in a Book FIC Kesey

    May 7, 2020 • Collection Updates • Views: 894

  • New titles

    Take a look at the new books and videos we added to our collection in January and February. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, OneSearch. Here are just a few of the new titles. Check them out!
    BF637 Dictionary of Body Language BF637 Persuasion E457.94 Malice Toward None

    GRA Kafka The Trial GV504 Tai Chi LB1139.25 Developmentally Appropriate Practice

    N332 50 Bauhaus Icons You Should Know SF433 Behavior Problems of the Dog and Cat TK3284 Complete Guide to Wiring

    March 2, 2020 • Collection Updates • Views: 573

  • Free books and videos

    Please see the latest spreadsheet of Library discards and contact Naomi if you’d like any of them for your department. These include the complete 2005 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica and books on sales, Microsoft Office, and graphic design.

    February 20, 2020 • Collection Updates • Views: 674

  • New titles

    Take a look at the new books and videos we added to our collection in November and December. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, OneSearch. Here are just a few of the new titles. Check them out!
    BF789 On Color FIC Clint President Is Missing FIC Harri Chocolat

    HQ755.8 Achtung Baby PN1997 Casino Royale RT55 Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-PN

    TK3285 House Wiring TK5105.5 Computer Networking Problems and Solutions TR660 Landscape Photography Book

    January 21, 2020 • Collection Updates • Views: 499

  • Cooking for the holidays

    Thanksgiving and the holiday season are almost here. And what would the holidays be without time spent cooking and sharing meals with family and friends? If you’re interested in trying something new, you’ll find almost 200 books (and many more ebooks) on cooking in our collection. Check one out and expand your culinary horizons!

    RC588 Allergy-free and Easy Cooking TX719 Simply French TX739 Holidays

    TX716 Celebración TX723.3 Classic Russian Cuisine TX837 Inspired Vegetarian

    TX716 Mexico's Feasts of Life TX 723.2 Splendid Table TX724 World of Jewish Cooking

    TX724.5 Indian Cooking Unfolded TX771 Gingerbread

    November 25, 2019 • Uncategorized • Views: 2026

  • Free books

    Please see the latest spreadsheet of Library discards and contact Naomi if you’d like any of them for your department. These include books on business, software, dental assisting, nursing, and electrical wiring.

    November 20, 2019 • Uncategorized • Views: 522

  • New titles

    Take a look at the new books we added to our collection in September and October. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, OneSearch. Here are just a few of the new titles. Check them out!
    BF335 Atomic Habits HD6053 Women's Small Business Start-Up Kit HF5548.4 Office 365 All-in-One

    HG179 Broke Millennial LB2341 Becoming a Student-Ready College RA781.7 Science of Yoga

    TL157 ASE Study Guides

    November 1, 2019 • Uncategorized • Views: 530