Blogs: Research & eResources

  • eSpotlight - Women's History MonthBirth of the Chess Queen

    Women's History Month is half over. Have you learned anything new about women's history? Find out about scores of interesting women through library eBooks.
    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 12:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!Happy Birthday to You! by Dr. Seuss

    March 2nd is almost here and that can only mean one thing. It’s time to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday! As he says in Happy Birthday to You!, “Today you are You, that is truer than true.
    Posted by: Charmaine Caward on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 8:26 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - And the Academy Award Goes to...?Academy Awards

    Leonardo DiCaprio? Think he’ll finally win it this time for The Revenant? Check out some of his past performances on Hoopla and see what you think! You can watch earlier efforts by almost all of this year’s nominated stars and directors for free on Hoopla. You can search for movies by title, keyword, actor and category so there’s loads of ways to find interesting films.
    Posted by: Charmaine Caward on Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 2
  • Spotlight on eResources - Languages of Lovephoto of couple

    Valentine's Day is coming soon. Learn the languages of love with Pronunciator. Choose from over 80 languages and take video/audio courses at your own pace.
    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Monday, February 8, 2016 - 9:13 AM | Comments: 0
  • Spotlight on eResources - Black History MonthMaggie Lena Walker

    The library's eResources contain a wealth of information about Black History. Here are a few historical tidbits you may not know about. Prominent African American activist Carter Godwin Woodson (1875-1950), a historiographer by training, was the first to suggest setting aside an annual period to recognize the experiences of African Americans.
    Posted by: Laurie Willis on Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 3:45 PM | Comments: 0