Blogs: Research & eResources

  • eSpotlight - A Fresh Look at Rock's BackpagesRock's Backpages icon - black guitar pick with rock's back pages in red and white

    With more than 35,000 articles in the archive and growing, this is THE place to find all you want to know about the greatest musicians of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 9:06 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Groundhog DayMarmota Monax - Groundhog lounging on a rock

    February 2 is Groundhog Day, that annual occasion in North America when a furry beast gets to predict the weather! 
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:08 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Lewis Carroll's BirthdayLewis Carroll

    January 27 marks the 186th birthday of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll. Though Lewis Carroll is best known for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, he was also a mathematician and published various mathematical works. Learn more about him using our various eResources or read an eBook about or written by Carroll.
    Posted by: Anna Fox on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Something for You on Nothing DayPerson lying on sandy beach by the ocean.

    National Nothing Day is the one day a year that we celebrate nothing. We've selected some of our favorite eResources, eBooks, and eMedia. We hope they'll be that something that helps fill the void.
    Posted by: Nick Hedrick on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 1
  • eSpotlight - A Fresh Look at: Mango LanguagesIllustration showing world monuments on a globe.

    Now is the time to learn a new language! Mango has a new look and even more language learning courses than ever before!  Check it out -- absolutely free at your library!
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 7:34 AM | Comments: 0