Staff Picks: Best of 2018

Our patrons are always asking us for advice on books, movies, video games, music, or just about anything else you can imagine, and we are always happy to give it! With that in mind we are pleased to present our annual list of what our staff members loved the most over the past year!

Have a Question? Ask the Library!

Where is the closest dentist? Who signed the Declaration of Independence? What kind of cord does my phone need? When does the Downton Abbey movie come out? Why haven’t we encountered extraterrestrial life? Is an electric toothbrush really better than a manual? These are the sorts of questions that might keep you up at night, but there is one great place to go to find answers to these and all sorts of other questions: the library!

Introducing Kanopy Streaming Movies!

Do you love classic movies, foreign films, and independent cinema? Then we have some exciting news for you! The library is pleased to announce that we are now offering our patrons access to Kanopy, a streaming service that offers a wide variety of great movies, documentaries, and TV shows from all over the world.

Take Our Innovation Survey!

The library needs your help! We are always striving to make sure that we provide the residents and visitors to our area with the sort of services they want and need the most, but we need your feedback to help us succeed!

Explainer: Best Seller Lists

It’s an honor that many authors covet and it has the power to boost a writer’s name much higher in the public consciousness. Seeing it mentioned on a cover increases a book’s sales. And yet most people don’t really understand just how it works. I am of course talking about an appearance on a major book bestseller list.