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Benefits of a Library Card


This is just one of the images in a series used in popular social media by the Pinal County Library System to celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month in September. There are 30 images total planned to be released daily … Continue reading

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Stylish Librarians


BuzzFeed has a list of historic photographs that show stylin’ librarians. My personal favorite is number 19, but it was hard to choose. Number 19 looks like it was from the 1920s because of the women’s shorter hemlines and cloche … Continue reading

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The More You Know


Here’s a nice video promoting a library by showing its resources in a humorous way. I liked how the video showed people checking out a book or video, having a period of time pass, and then show up at the … Continue reading

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Home Improvement Database


My library offers an online database all about home improvement, and I wasn’t even familiar with it until recently! This database contains information about how to accomplish all those items on your honey-do list. It also has articles about some … Continue reading

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Refresher on Dewey Decimal System


Because of the scheduled computer down time last week, I had some time to reflect on how dependent I am upon computers, even for something as simple as figuring out where a book is in the nonfiction section. Sure, I … Continue reading

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Preparing to Take a Vacation


Don’t feel guilty. No matter what the modern work ethos is, everyone deserves a vacation now and again. Even you. Continue reading

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Removing Odors from Stinky Books


Whether the stinky books are donations or returning to your collection from being checked out, you will need to make a decision. Is the odor so bad and offensive that it would be better to get rid of the book? Continue reading

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Tax Time at the Library


If you haven’t already been asked about tax forms, prepare yourselves. It’s that time of year again. Confused people will enter the library looking for instruction books and tax forms.  Please approach them and offer your help!

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Weekly Haiku


Answering questions About tech and e-readers; Future libraries. Invasive species Threaten the ecology; Lake education. Sick and shivery, Knee pain, tiredness and more. Summer sickness sucks! Read the instructions Buy the food and make the meals. It’s a Cinch! Lose … Continue reading

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Haiku with Sneezes


I’m happy that it’s the weekend soon. I’ve been struggling with a cold. I’m looking forward to relaxing on Sunday and Memorial Day. Otherwise, it’s been a good week. I was able to hang out with friends on Monday for … Continue reading

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