This is an idea floating around WCPL. We would like to start a loaning cake pan collection. We have seen this in action at other libraries and are pretty excited.
Before we venture to a specialty store to buy, we want to start with donations. … Read More
I was probably 3 discs into the audiobook of Harlan Coben's The Stranger when I knew I had to write this post! The story starts innocently enough - Adam Price is at the local American Legion waiting for the lacrosse meeting to start. Abruptly he is ap… Read More
While reading a professional journal I happened upon a reference to Ernest Hemingway's A Moveable Feast that intrigued me. Of course the library owns it, so I checked it out, not sure what to expect. I'd read some Hemingway fiction before (The Sun Als… Read More
While working at the circulation desk I often get to hear comments from library users as they return their materials. I love hearing about books that were especially informative or enjoyable. Rarely do we get a written review, but recently a book was retur… Read More
I get to watch a lot of people return their books to the library’s drop box, and it’s a rare thing that a library user will wave a book at me and declare, “You MUST read this book!” That happened a couple of weeks ago, and I’m… Read More