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To read or to sleep …

Books are wonderful things, until you want to go to sleep.

Treasures. Treasures. Treasures.

Another thing librarians have in common is how much fun we have discovering new treasures in the library—things we have had nothing to do with whatsoever.

Get Your Tax Forms at the Library

We have tax forms, instruction booklets, AND tax prep clinics to help you through tax season.

Books at Any Time, Anywhere

The ebook library is the library that's never closed. Whether you're commuting, travelling, or just don't want to carry around a physical book, we've got what you need.

Books (and Movies) for a Long Winter's Nap

I love snow. I found myself feeling deprived all weekend because the blizzard didn't make it to our neck of the woods.

'The Radical King: Martin Luther King, Jr.'

My notice of Dr. King began with his “I Have a Dream” speech that he delivered August 28, 1963 at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, when I was a high school student.

Are Your Child’s “Educational” Toys Really Educating Them?

The holidays are over and many of our homes are now strewn with brand new toys, many of which move, sing, and talk.

Our Most Checked Out Books (& Finding the Best Books for You)

Recommending books is one of my favorite parts about being a librarian. Coincidently, it’s also one of the most difficult parts of my job.

My Ultimate Holiday Playlist

It’s the time of year when we’re bombarded by endless Holiday songs. Though I find some holiday songs grating, there are others I can’t wait to hear.

Hungry? Grab a knish and watch 'Deli Man'

I LOVE deli food—matzo ball soup, Reuben sandwiches, lox and bagels—I could go on and on. However, I don’t need to, since you can just watch Deli Man, a documentary by Erik Greenberg Anjou to learn all there is to know about delis and deli foods.

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