Sometime in July, I borrowed a stack of books from the library that is quite close to my workplace. Being in downtown, the branch is definitely one of the largest ones – it is the main one actually. 1,087 more words
An Edmonton Somali group, hoping to unite the community under one banner, has a new chair.
Marian Enow, a community librarian with Edmonton Public Library, was voted chair of the Council of Somali Canadian People of Alberta at a meeting on Wednesday. 283 more words
The 150-day countdown to a yearlong, countrywide celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday has begun.
“Countdown activities will be appearing all over Canada, so get ready for bold stunts, large-scale selfies, temporary and permanent installations, and a whole lot more,” said Randy Boissonnault, the MP for Edmonton Centre and the parliamentary secretary to the minister of Canadian heritage. 361 more words
In an anonymous customer survey last year, an Edmonton Public Library cardholder had an idea: Why not loan out free Wi-Fi hot spots?
Now, EPL has made that a reality. 380 more words
The Edmonton Public Library has added Wi-Fi to the list of products available to adult members to borrow.
On Wednesday, the EPL began loaning Wi-Fi hot spots with unlimited data to adult library cardholders as part of 301 more words