eSpotlight - Preparing for the Oscars

Submitted by Anna Fox on Tue, 01/21/2020 - 7:00 AM
Oscar statues

The nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards were announced last week and the Oscars will be airing in just a few more weeks on Sunday, February 9, 2020. Let's take a look at what's available from San José Public Library's eLibrary to help you review the nominees and prepare for an Oscar party.

Score & Song Nominees

Albums for some of the Best Original Score and Best Original Song nominees are available from Hoopla.

Adapted Screenplay Inspirations

Read the novels, plays, and stories that inspired this year's Best Adapted Screenplay nominees.

Acting Nominees

If you're interested in learning more about specific nominees, Biography in Context is a fantastic eResource that provides biographical information, articles, images, videos, and more. Here are a few of the acting nominees this year.

An Oscar Gathering

Planning to hold a party to watch the Academy Awards with friends and family? We have lots of cookbooks available as eBooks that can help you find last minute recipes.

Looking Back

Books, music, and films that provide a look back at previous nominees and the history of the Academy Awards.

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