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Website Wednesday: E-Sequels

This is another website which is actually about a database in our collection, but I was so surprised by what I found yesterday, I wanted to share the news! In fact back in 2011 our reference librarian, Faith Lee, wrote a great blog about eSequels. We use eSequels all the time to find the order…

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Potluck on The Point with Mindy Todd!

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This morning it was potluck on The Point with Mindy Todd, which meant we could bring anything that struck our fancy. I had lots of retro books, and Melanie was able to introduce us to another post-apocalyptic novel and a new genre for novels … clifi, for climate change fiction, a subset of

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Science Fiction Audiobooks at the Falmouth Public Library

Do You Enjoy Science Fiction?

The Library has a large collection of books on CD in many genres. This is the first in a series highlighting some of the titles in our collection.

Saucer: Savage Planet by Stephen Coonts- read by Dick Hill
Aliens are coming! The specter of First Contact, the…

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Friday Reads:  Enriques Journey by Sonia Nazario

Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario, is a compelling and true account of a teen from Honduras who, on his 19th attempt, successfully crossed the U.S. border on his journey to reunite with his mother after a long separation.  The library’s narrative nonfiction book club read this book in April and had a rich discussion about the power…

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Website Wednesday: Digital Archive of Falmouth Enterprise and Town Annual Reports

We are devoting today’s Website Wednesday to our very own digital archive of the Falmouth Enterprise and the Town of Falmouth Annual Reports for those of you who have just arrived for the summer, and to alert everyone else to some of the excellent improvements that have recently been made.

Just arrived for the summer? You will not…

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Reference Resources: LITERARY MARKET PLACE.  REF 070.5 LIT

Literary Market Place ("LMP"): The Directory of the Book Publishing Industry is published annually.  This big 2-volume work provides any author with virtually any and all contact information needed to get a book printed and publicized. LMP is packed so full of help for authors, I could almost write a book about it!

The opening section is…

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Wednesday is the Street Fair … We Will Be Closed.

A reminder that this Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 is the Falmouth Village Professional Arts & Crafts Street Fair on Main Street. There will be over 200 arts and crafts displays. Enjoy the street fair, but the library is CLOSED on that day. Branch hours are the same as always. The East Falmouth Branch will be open from…

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News Flash: Friends Book Sale closed on Friday July 4 due to inclement weather

News Flash: the Friends of the Falmouth Public Library Book Sale will not open on Friday, July 4 due to inclement weather. It will resume on Saturday. The book sale hours are: 10 AM - 4 PM on Saturday and Sunday and 10AM - 1PM on Monday with the popular “buck-a-bag” clearance sale.

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