Spring Cleaning Your Facebook

Make sure you know who can see your info. Find tips on reviewing and updating your Facebook settings.

Get creative in our Make-It Lab

Try out pricey digital creation software, play with audio recording equipment or figure out how a 3D printer works.

Watch Heartland Visioning’s Music Video!

Heartland Visioning just made a music video with Philip (Brail) Watson, who has performed at the library in the past! Here’s more information from Heartland Visioning: “Working with Downtown Topeka Inc. we contracted with Philip (Brail) Watson to produce the music and Dave Uhler of Berkeley Square Media Inc. to produce the full video and […]

The Make-It Lab, the library's new makerspace

Introducing the Make-It Lab, the library’s new Makerspace!

On December 8, the library is opening the Make-It Lab – a makerspace where you can create videos, edit photographs, create digital art and graphic design, record your first hit song, and even print something on our 3D printer!

First Customer using our new checkout kiosks

First Customer! Tagging at the Library, Day 5

In today’s video, we watch as Lisa, one of our library customers (and Friends of the Library board member) tries out the new checkout kiosks, and discovers how easy they are to use. Don’t forget – we open back up on Tuesday, May 6. See you tomorrow!

Tagging at the library, Day 3

Tagging at the Library, Day 3

It’s Day 3 of our RFID Tagging project! In today’s video, let’s talk to Gina Millsap and find out how the project is going so far. Please watch!

tagging at the library, day 2

Tagging at the Library, Day 2

It’s Day 2 of our HUGE RFID tagging project. Here are some snippets of what’s going on today, as we continue tagging books and videos and work on installing the Checkout Kiosks. Enjoy!

How to use our new Checkout Kiosks

Our new Checkout Kiosks are easy to use!

Want to get a sneak peek at the new checkout kiosks we are installing this week? Here’s a video of Marie Pyko, Public Services Director at the library, showing off one of the new checkout kiosks. Please watch the video!