Author Archives: brenda

Digital downloads have a new look at DPL!

Our OverDrive site has a new look! It also has some helpful new features that should make finding an ebook or audiobook a little easier. The new Search Bar at the top of the page allows you to search only for available … Continue reading

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Event: DIY Downloads – an Ebook Drop-In Clinic

Having trouble using the library’s downloadable books on your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other device? Bring your questions to the free clinic! Saturday, April 28, 2 – 3:30 p.m. J. Erik Jonsson Central Library Downtown Branch, 1st Floor 1515 Young … Continue reading

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What are DPL staff members currently reading, watching, listening to or recommending?

It’s our first Staff Picks list for 2012.       About once every quarter we ask our staff to share what they’re currently reading, watching or listening to.  What we end up with is a very eclectic list of books, movies … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday: Online Events – Morningstar provides FREE training to help you be “Money Smart”

How to Create a Portfolio You Don’t have to Babysit Wednesday, April 25 5:30pm Central Time Morningstar investing experts Christine Benz and Paul Justice will lead this session. They will discuss how to find an appropriate stock, bond, and cash … Continue reading

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I would like to learn more about the Titanic on the 100th Anniversary of its only voyage.

The 100th Anniversary of Titanic’s maiden voyage and her sinking is this week.  The great ship has captured imaginations the world over, so there is a large variety of material inspired by the voyage. Here are a few resources to … Continue reading

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