Monthly Archives: February 2011

Book Review: Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare (Sound Recording)

Victorian England greets Tessa Gray, come from America to join her brother and only relative, in very strange ways.  Within moments of disembarking from her journey, she is taken captive and soon forced into a world she could scarcely have … Continue reading

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The Oscars are coming, the Oscars are coming!

On Saturday, February 27th, the 83rd Annual Oscar Awards will be televised. Find a complete list of nominees here: http://www.oscars.org/awards/academyawards/83/nominees.html Meanwhile, keep your eyes peeled for your favorite selections at the library.  All nominee films are either at the library … Continue reading

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Q&A: I’m buying a new microwave. Does the library have any resources that would show ratings?

  Educated consumers look at factors beyond the familiar brand or the best price when making important purchasing decisions.  The Consumer Reports Buying Guide Issue, available at several Dallas Public library locations, can be used to identify articles in the … Continue reading

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Linked-In Wednesday: Ready.gov

Welcome to Linked-In Wednesday Enriching your online experience one link—and one Wednesday—at a time! Most of us have given some thought to how we’d respond during basic emergency situations like a fire or a blackout or even a tornado. But … Continue reading

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Grand Re-opening party – Children’s Center downtown!

Please join us for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Grand Re-opening of the downtown Dallas Public Library’s Children’s Center! The Children’s Center has been under renovation for approximately one year – and now we’re ready to reopen the doors! The … Continue reading

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