This story may sound familiar: a well-intended person purchases an eReader or tablet for their loved one; the device sits untouched and unused until it is obsolete. Our computer trainers share their list of do’s and don’ts about purchasing a techie gift for someone else who’s not so tech-savvy.
Introducing Zinio! Get access to full digital copies of popular magazines including Runner’s World, Cosmopolitan, Rolling Stone, USWeekly and hundreds more with this new library service.
Shopping for a new eReader can be confusing. Try our eReader Demo station to touch and interact with several of the most popular devices on the market.
SummerFest at your library means great stories, games, entertainment and a chance to take home a Nook Tablet or Kindle Fire – plus other great prizes like a book, free bowling passes, chocolate, pizza, sub sandwiches and ice cream, so everyone can reap the rewards of reading. Sign up for summer reading at summerfest.tscpl.org. There […]
The Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library has a new and improved ereader display where you can test some of the newest ereaders and tablets.
When you reread a classic you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in you than was there before. ~Clifton Fadiman
Discuss why the classics endure and find a printable list of classic literature titles that are available freely as ebooks.
Listen to the HUSH podcast (33:53) about books and movies. This episode focuses on what Library CEO Gina Millsap is reading on her Kindle. Reading is becoming situational — with ebooks, audiobooks, print books all meeting people’s needs in different ways. Have you read any of our recommendations? Plus continue the discussion on the library’s Goodreads group!