Blogs: Research & eResources

  • eSpotlight - Revisiting Downton AbbeyDownton Abbey logo

    We're just a little over a month away from the September 20 release of the Downton Abbey movie so let's take a look at all the fun eBooks, eMedia, and eResources we have related to this excellent TV series that's soon to be a film as well.
    Posted by: Anna Fox on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 7:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Toni MorrisonPhotograph of Toni Morrison speaking from a podium to an audience.

    A Legend has Passed
    Posted by: Megan Hicks on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 1:30 PM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Sweet Books to Finish Up National Ice Cream MonthPicture of a hand holding a dripping vanilla ice cream cone with an unfocused view of a sea in the background

    July is ending, and we're celebrating the final few days of National Ice Cream Month! San José Public Library has some fun eBooks to enjoy about ice cream to celebrate the sweetest of months. Enjoy these delectable eBooks for the whole family today!
    Posted by: Megan Hicks on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 5:10 PM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Cool Reads to Beat the Summer SizzleImage of a young female child in a pink and blue swimsuit jumping in the ocean

    "I am Summer, come to lure you away from your computer... come dance on my fresh grass, dig your toes into my beaches." - Oriana Green
    Posted by: Dana Lema on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - 50th Anniversary of the First Moon LandingApollo 11 insignia

    Saturday, July 20, is the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's moon landing, when Neil Armstrong uttered those now famous words "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." I've always been fascinated by NASA's early space program that aimed to fulfill President John F. Kennedy's goal of "landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth" by the end of the 1960s. If you've always wanted to learn more about this fascinating time in US history, we've got you covered with plenty of online resources.
    Posted by: Anna Fox on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 7:00 AM | Comments: 0