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Author Beatrix Potter

Here are some interesting facts about Beatrix Potter: Helen Beatrix Potter was born on July 28, 1866, in Kensington, London, UK to an upper-class household. She was educated through her childhood by a total...

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Author Catherine Cookson

Catherine Cookson (June 27, 1906 – June 11, 1998) was an British author. Here are some interesting facts about the late British author Catherine Cookson: She was born as Catherine Ann McMullen on June...

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New Books in December

Eight new fiction titles this month by best selling authors are on automatic order! These books will be added to our shelves during the month of December.

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9 Awesome Things about Libby

Whether you are already an experienced Libby user, or you are just starting to use this new reading app from OverDrive – here’s 9 awesome things that Libby does that you might not know...

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Library of Michigan eResources

Library of Michigan Website The Library of Michigan site now houses government, legal and Michigan content that had been contained on MeL (Michigan Electronic Library).* Michigana Content from the MeL Michigana Portal can now...

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Author Sidney Sheldon

Sidney Sheldon (February 11, 1917 – January 30, 2007) was an American writer and producer. Some interesting facts about Sidney Sheldon: His father was a manager at a jewelry store. At age 10, Sheldon made...

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Libraries are about democracy, not just books

Source: https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/libraries-are-about-democracy-not-just-books-20181009-p508k7.html By Christie Nieman 9 October 2018 Libraries Work!  a research report released last month, demonstrates that every dollar invested in Victorian public libraries generates more than four times that value in benefits...