Monthly Archives: May 2012

How do I find educational summer programs for children?

To find summer programs for children, access the Library’s Communify Information Database, and search using “summer programs” as a subject. This will return a list of 34 programs for children. Dallas Child magazine publishes an annual guide to summer programs, … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday: Prepare for the GED

Thinking about taking the GED test?  Check out the Adult Learning Center database.  This database offers 24/7 access to free GED resources through the Test Prep Center.  Resources include information about the GED exam, study materials, and free practice tests.  … Continue reading

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June Programs at Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Summer is almost here, and it’s time to start thinking about what to do with all your spare time over the next three months! The Grauwyler Park Branch Library near Love Field has a number of cool, FREE programs happening … Continue reading

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The Mark of the Golden Dragon: Being an Account of the Further Adventures of Jacky Faber, Jewel of the East, Vexation of the West, and Pearl of the South China Sea by L.A. Meyer

The inimitable Jacky Faber, spy, actress, fine lady and international shipping executive is at it again! When we last left Jacky in The Wake of the Lorelei Lee, she had managed to strike a bargain with the female pirate Cheng … Continue reading

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To improve my overall health and minimize my chances for future serious health problems, I need to lose weight and become more physically fit. I’m ready to take action – what does the Library have that may help?

Library resources can be of great help in developing and implementing a plan of action towards greater health and fitness.  The examples listed below may be found on the Fifth Floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, the largest … Continue reading

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