Don’t you just love a good, meaty series? A series can keep a reader going through life’s dry patches and rocky paths. So, as a public service for our readers, we’ve assembled an assortment of series for your exploration, knowing that we are just scratching the surface of serial reads. We send our thanks to Shelf Awareness newsletters for inspiring this blog and finally, if you have a favorite series, please share it with us! Continue reading Serial Reading
“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds…” these are words usually associated with postal couriers, but they really apply to librarians as well. Librarians are a fearless lot, you know; they can face challenges ranging from patrons in trouble to … mountains? seasickness? Read on for a fascinating overview of some brave and fearless librarians. Continue reading Brave Librarians
School is back in session, so this month we want to share our School & Teacher Resource page. We have all kinds of resources to help teachers out during the school year, like school visits, book requests, teacher reference center, student Homework Center, and more. Visit us online to learn more about all of these free resources!
-Contributed by Dominique, Youth Services Librarian
“Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. As a result, a genius is often a talented person who has simply done all of his homework.” Thomas A. Edison Continue reading Our Twentieth Year of Homework Help!
“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” – Leo Tolstoy Continue reading Memorable Memoirs