We would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to children's non-fiction author Mary Kay Carson for her visit to the Mary L Cook Public Library on March 3rd. Posted below are some photos from the presentation and book signing:
Check out the best thing in digital magazines - Zinio for Libraries. We are excited to offer this new digital service that gives you access to our collection of digital magazines by simply using your library barcode (preceded by 11) to set up your accounts and start viewing. With Zinio for Libraries you may preview the entire library collection, checkout what you want - as much as you want, and keep the magazine issues in your personal reading list for as long as you want - no return or check-back in required. View the magazines online on your PC/Mac or download for offline viewing with handy mobile apps. What could be better?!
MARCH AT A GLANCE FOR ADULTS…
Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success, a new Ohio Web Library resource from Learning Express Library, is now available for use at http://ohioweblibrary.org/db/workforce. This resource provides tools for improving basic workplace and job search skills, and for preparing job seekers for advanced occupational training.
If you are new to computers or haven't used them for a while, this website, digitallearn.org/learn, offers easy to follow videos covering : Using a PC (Windows 7); Using a Mac (OS X); Basic Search; Navigating a Website; and Intro to Email (setting up a gmail account). Another excellent website is GCFlearnfree.org which offers instructions on computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Internet basics, Facebook 101, and Google email, Google drive and docs, and youtube. If you need assistance, please call us (897-4826) and set up a time for individual instruction.
We now have 4 KindleFire Tablets that can be checked out for 1 week to an adult whose card is in good standing. Try one out today!
We have MP3 players available for check out. There are some preloaded songs and audiobooks on them. Learn to borrow and download MP3 audiobooks from Overdrive. Overdrive has a large collection of audiobooks for you to choose from, and if you need assistance, we will be glad to help. You can also load your own songs or playlists to enjoy. The MP3 players check out for 2 weeks and are available to all patrons old enough to operate them.
Your Name In Stone
The Library has a Memorial Brick Walk at the entrance to the building. Consider purchasing an engraved brick to honor or remember someone important in your life.