Megan Hicks

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eSpotlight Alert - Macmillan Publishers Library eBook Embargo Beginning on November 1st

Macmillan Publishing will begin an embargo on eBooks sold to libraries beginning November 1st, 2019.

Megan Hicks
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 11:30 AM

eSpotlight - Korean Language eBooks Available at Overdrive!

San José Public Library now offers Korean language eBooks through Libby and Overdrive.

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 9:15 AM

Winners of the 2019 Graphic Novel Making Contest

Big news from this year’s Graphic Novel Making Contest Awards Ceremony: the San José Public Library, in partnership with D Comics, was able to provide awards ceremony attendees with a first look at o

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 4:00 PM

eSpotlight - Gale Business: DemographicsNow!

Are you starting a new small business or looking to break into new markets in your current industry? DemographicsNow can help you choose the most effective location.

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:27 AM

eSpotlight - Back to School with PowerKnowledge!

Did you know? The San José Public Library offers students in grades 3-6 and teachers access to Rosen PowerKnowledge Science Suite: PowerKnowledge Life Science, PowerKnowledge Earth & Space Science, an

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Staff Picks: Best Books We Read this Summer

Get prepped for the rest of the year with these great recommendations from the library.

Megan Hicks
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 4:50 PM

Staff Picks: Favorite Graphic Novels We've Read

Welcome to Staff Picks! This month, in celebration of the Graphic Novel Making Contest and Graphic Novels in Libraries Month, San José Public Library bloggers have chosen their favorite graphic…

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Staff Picks: Best LGBTQ+ Books We've Read

June is finally here! This year, June 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, a monumental part of LGBTQ+ history. Observe Pride Month (aka LGBTQ+ History Month) with these stories…

Megan Hicks
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Staff Picks: Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Books We've Read

Welcome back to Staff Picks! In the past 30 days, we've seen who will sit on the Throne, witnessed the Endgame, celebrated May the Fourth, and much more. In celebration of this past eventful month,…

Megan Hicks
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Staff Picks: Best Books We Read in March

Welcome back to another round of Staff Picks! This rainy March, San José Public Library bloggers have been reading fun books this spring, including graphic novels, the newest YA Fiction, and some…

Megan Hicks
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Staff Picks: Best Books We Read in February

Welcome to Staff Picks: February Edition! February may have been a short month, but San José Public Library bloggers still got plenty of good reading in. Check out or reserve these titles at your…

Megan Hicks
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 5:30 PM

Staff Picks: Best Books Turned into Movies

Welcome to another month of Staff Picks! With the 2019 Academy Awards® happening at the end of the month, San José Public Library bloggers have nominated their favorite books turned into movies for…

Megan Hicks
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 10:00 AM