Whatever the circumstance, it’s important to assemble the right tools in your job search tool kit. Let the library do that work for you—just check out one of our new Job Search Kit bags to help prepare you for your job search. Each kit includes: Knock ‘em dead 2009 : the ultimate job search guide by Martin […]
Lissa Staley helps people use the library. She is a Book Evangelist, Health Information Librarian, Arts and Crafts Librarian, Trivia Emcee, Classics Made Modern book group leader, and frequent library customer, especially with her preschool children. She reads a new book every few days, but recently loved "Swordspoint" by Ellen Kushner, "Love and Other Perishable Items" by Laura Buzo and "The Reluctant Assassin" by Eoin Colfer and is looking forward to "Homeland" by Cory Doctorow.
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One of the largest available online family history resources is teaming up with other organizations to make more ancestral records available to the public. FamilySearch is a non-profit organization operating out of Salt Lake City, partnering with Ancestry.com to publish complete U.S. census records from 1790 to 1930. Read more about the joint project to […]
This popular annual event at the library is a day for you and your family to celebrate children and books. Everyone is doing crafts, telling stories, singing songs, dancing, and playing games. April 29, 2008. Es un día para tí y tu familia para celebrar el día de los niños y los libros. Nosotros haremos […]
Have you ever returned a library book and wondered what happens next? At the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library (Topeka, KS) the Book Depository leads down a conveyor belt to the basement where the Techlogic AMH machine sorts materials after checking them in. Affectionately called “the machine”, this is a cool example of a library technology that still focuses on books.
It’s April, and time again to thank the nearly 400 volunteers who give their time and talent to the library. For one volunteer, giving his time to the library has also given him something back that he thought he had lost. When a near-fatal automobile accident in 2003 presented Tim Elmer with long-term rehabilitation challenges, […]