Adult Services Blog

New graphic memoirs

 

I recently read two excellent new graphic memoirs that combine text and striking artwork to depict the authors' lives as young girls. 

Read My Lips! The Poetry Edition

Poetry The library's popular spoken word series Read My Lips!  is happening Monday night (April 11) at 7pm.

New book arrivals!

 

It's always exciting to see the new book arrivals each week, and sometimes it's hard to prioritize which of them to read next! Here are a few coming through from this week that look especially intriguing:

Library of Congress National Recording Registry 2015

Library of Congress National Recording Registry list 2015

 

Each year the Library of Congress National Recording Preservation Board (NRPB) selects 25 recordings that are "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" and are at least 10 years old. Quality copies of these recordings are then processed for preservation by the National Recording Preservation Board.