Blogs: Research & eResources

  • 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
  • eSpotlight - 2018: New Year, New You!#RightToLibrary hashtag with icons of people improving themselves

    This New Year, exercise your #RightToLibrary with some eResource that can help you achieve your goals or create new ones. It's all free with your San José Public Library card.
    Posted by: Jacqueline Danziger on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • Dusty Jackets, Volume 1Simone de Beauvior portrait

    Revisit the best of forgotten fiction as the Dusty Jackets blog series combs dark basements and cobwebbed corners to bear neglected masterworks into the light of your attention.
    Posted by: Shane Curtin on Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 9:25 AM | Comments: 2