Waiting for Downton Abbey?

Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 11:34am
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Waiting for Downton Abbey?

Love “Downton Abbey”? Wondering what you are going to be watching for the next few months until the next season begins in January? The library has a fairly extensive collection of British period dramas, some new and some old that will make the wait a bit easier. Many are BBC or Masterpiece Theatre productions; some are multi part series and others are shorter.

File it away

Friday, May 17, 2013 - 11:02am
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File it away

Did you ever wonder how librarians answered questions before the age of the Internet, when there were no computers, and Google, Wikipedia, online bookmarks, and saved files were not available at your fingertips?  All librarians had were print reference books, the circulating collection, print magazine indexes, hard copy magazines, the telephone, and each other.

How did we keep track of all those little bits of pertinent information and answers to commonly asked questions?

We had the Funny Facts File.

A great app for the Nook

Thursday, December 27, 2012 - 8:00am
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A great app for the Nook

Good news for Nook owners! It's no longer necessary to download eBooks from the library's digital collection to your computer and then transfer them to your mobile device. Now, there is an app for that.