Stacy Tomaszewski

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Reading Interests: 
Mysteries, YA literature, Poetry
What I'm Reading Now: 
I'm re-reading the Nero Wolfe Mysteries!

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Jane Austen by Cassandra Austen 1804
On this day in 1817 Jane Austen died at the age of 41. She was away from home, having traveled to Winchester for a last try at treating her illness. What that illness was is unknown, though there have been many theories over the years made by armchair Dr. House's who pore over written accounts for symptoms and indications. In the end, Miss Austen had her beloved sister Cassandra by her side. 41 seems terribly young to me (I passed her in age three years ago), and her death at that age is a terrible tragedy, not just because of...Read more...
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Are you an SJSU student or staff member who uses the San Jose Public Library's Lynda.com service...?Read more...
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Exciting News! On Tuesday, June 27, Zinio and OneClickDigital will come together in one app – RBdigital! Now you’ll be able to use both services in one place. The new RBdigital app improves the reading/listening experience, and makes it easier for you to enjoy eAudiobooks and eMagazines! To get ready for this change, the Zinio and OneClickDigital websites and apps will be down from 5 pm on Monday, June 26 until about 7 am on Tuesday, June 27. At that time they will be under the new banner RBdigital. What to Expect If you are already a OneClick Digital app...Read more...
Big Library Read You don't have to be a genius to fall in love with this book!
Join us June 12th through June 26th for another Big Library Read! This time, the book is The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict. Get your eCopy at OverDrive , or place a hold on a paper copy !Read more...
Wonder Woman
In honor of the premier last weekend of the DC Universe's Wonder Woman movie, we'd like to offer you some extra reading (and listening) to take with you while you stand in line at the theater!Read more...
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Summer is the perfect time to find some fun books to read at the beach, in the park, or just in your backyard.Read more...
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Libby is still the same OverDrive you love, just friendlier! If you keep an eye on this blog, you might remember that we introduced OverDrive's new app (still in the beta testing stage) in January. Libby is available in addition to the regular app with which you may be familiar. Now that the app has been available for a while, I'd like to point out some of the features that I think are really cool. Do you get tired of logging in every time you want to look at your account in the OverDrive app? That's not a problem with...Read more...
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Ready to dig in this spring? We've got eReads to suit any green thumb. Check some out today!Read more...
1000 Books Before Kindergarten - Now Online!
We are excited to announce a new way to participate in our 1,000 Books before Kindergarten program. You can now track all of your shared reading online using Beanstack . Beanstack offers a range of special features, from weekly book recommendations to specially curated booklists created by your San José librarians. What is 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten? 1,000 Books before Kindergarten is a great way to introduce and encourage a love of reading with your young child. Log every book you read to your child before they enter kindergarten. That’s 1 book a day for 3 years, or 3 books...Read more...
Cool Shakespeare wearing sunglasses
Check out one of these electronic items based on the works of Shakespeare!Read more...