High School Movies

What’s in Your Top 5?

School is back in session. It reminds me of the good old days when we had to deal with crushes, bullies, state championships, rogue cheerleaders, detentions, vampires, and alien teachers. That’s right, I’m talking about Hollywood’s portrayals of high school. Movies about high school, realistic or not, are huge pop culture phenomenons because they speak […]

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Tired of Google? Try this!

WolframAlpha classifies itself as a computational knowledge engine as opposed to a search engine. You type in your question to get an answer without hopping from website to website. Why is this beneficial? Ultimately, it saves you time.


Revisit Woodstock

August 15th will mark the 42nd anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival where over half a million people showed up to that infamous dairy farm in Bethel, New York. The line-up consisted of 32 acts and many were heavy hitters in the music industry like The Who, The Band, Jefferson Airplane, and Jimi Hendrix. Thanks […]

New in Large Print

New Titles Available in Large Print

They’re here! Check out all the hot new titles that are available in Large Print. There’s a little something for everyone with non-fiction, detective, romance, and inspirational works. You can get on the reserve list today or check out a 14-day express copy if available. Don’t see a particular title? Check with our friendly Red […]


Debut Paranormal Series

Are you looking for a light, quick read for the summer? You might want to try First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones.

Notable Kansans

What’s Your Top 5?

It’s been a scorching July here in Kansas. Hopefully, this weather hasn’t been putting a damper on any of your Kansas Sesquicentennial celebrations. But if you’re like me, you’ve probably glued yourself to a couch to beat the heat. So how can one continue to celebrate the sesquicentennial in an fabulously air conditioned manner? By […]