Erin Berman

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Reading Interests: 
Science Fiction, Fantasy, Science, Historical Fiction
What I'm Reading Now: 
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

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Master new skills. Together. In the library. For free.Read more...
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We can help you find out what a Virtual Private Network (VPN) is, why you might want to use one, and how to pick one out.Read more...
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Graphs and charts and percentages, oh my! Get a grasp on those numbers for yourself.Read more...
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They said what!? Learn how to verify quotes, news headlines, urban legends, and more.Read more...
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Use the following information to find the help you need after experiencing the loss of a loved one or experiencing a traumatic event.Read more...
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There is always a light at the end of the tunnel. Use these resources to help find a path out of depression or pass them onto family or friends who may be in need.Read more...
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Interested in learning more about computer science and programming? Join the Silicon Valley Young Coders Club at the Educational Park Branch Library , beginning October 1, 2016. Students ages 10-17 will become motivated about technology while developing computer science fundamentals and learning programing through game design. We will start with the basics of computer science, then move into object-oriented programming, learning computational logic through Java. After each class, students will have the option of doing supplemental homework and will work towards completing a capstone project throughout the duration of the course. The techlab team running these weekly sessions adopt an...Read more...
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LRNG is a collective shift in learning. It begins with youth and where they are. It connects their passions, people and purpose. It empowers them for success in the connected age.Read more...
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Interact with local industry leaders and executives about upcoming tech trends and innovative business plans Saturday, June 11, 2016 1:00 - 5:00 PM Learn from Tech Industry Leaders Join us for Silicon Valley's 2nd Annual Youth Tech Day on June 11, 1:00-5:00 PM, at the Seven Trees Branch Library's Community Center to learn about upcoming technology trends and innovative business plans from industry leaders and Silicon Valley executives. After the panel discussions, young entrepreneurs from around Silicon Valley will pitch their ideas to a panel of venture capital (VC) judges for a chance to win $1,000! The $1,000 will be...Read more...
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What Privacy Means to You Privacy. Pause for a few seconds to think about what that word means. What emotions does it evoke? Are there specific images or moments in time that pop into your mind? Now think about online privacy . Does your definition change? Do you have different expectations for online privacy than you do for offline interactions? We live in an increasingly technological world—one in which our online lives are complex and interwoven with our offline identities. The lines have become blurred and our definitions of privacy are shifting. With more data being collected about us than...Read more...
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