Posted by Jill on Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 3:11 pm |
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…
Posted by Jill on Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 11:18 am |
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
Posted by Donna B. on Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 11:06 am |
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…
Posted by Faith on Sat, Jul 26, 2014 at 11:46 am |
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…
Posted by Jill on Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 9:44 am |
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…
Posted by Adrienne on Wed, Jul 9, 2014 at 9:38 am |
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…
Posted by Jill on Mon, Jul 7, 2014 at 5:13 pm |
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…
Posted by Donna B. on Thu, Jul 3, 2014 at 2:55 pm |
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.