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The Leaf: February issue

The new issue of our library newsletter, The Leaf, is ready for your perusal! You can access all the news about our February displays and our featured librarian at this Google Drive link.

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Blind Date with a Book

In light of Valentine’s Day coming up on Sunday, we’ve brought back Blind Date with a Book. On the table by the front desk, we’ve set up a group of books and DVDs that have been wrapped up and given a few brief descriptors, like “graphic novel” or “set in the 1890s.” Feel free to drop by and see what we have — will you dare to pick out an item and take it home, sight unseen?

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How to Live Longer and be a Better Writer/Librarian/Whatever

It’s about that time of year when all those New Years resolutions start to fall apart. The diets, the workouts, the promises to take better care of yourself. 995 more words

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How I learnt to catalog 

My application for summer student employment had just been accepted and for the one spot in the library, of course! I had been a work study in that very library the for 2 years before. 533 more words

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Storytime Parachute

One of the perks of my new job as a library tech is that I get to do storytime twice a week with toddlers. The first one I did I was so nervous that I forgot the words to my first song! 404 more words

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2016 Reading Challenge, Part 3

Welcome back to the third installment of our reading recommendations! You can find part 1 and part 2 here, if you missed them. And just a reminder — the 40 categories come from PopSugar’s 2016 Reading Challenge. 1,174 more words

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