Thursday, January 21, 2021

Handwritten

“To me, typing is like work, Neil Gaiman explained. “Writing with a pen is like playing. And you can write on planes when they’re taking off and landing.”

An article from Fast Company examines the benefits of writing by hand.  


Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Merging Resources

Starting February 1, all of our magazines from RB Digital will merge into Overdrive and the Libby app! Our most popular eBook and eAudiobook platform focuses on providing access to adult fiction and non-fiction, with a special emphasis on bestsellers. Check out up to 15 titles at a time and carry an additional 15 on hold. While wait times may appear to be long, eBooks and downloadable audio circulate faster than other materials.



"The Hill We Climb"

“The Hill We Climb”
Amanda Gorman

When day comes we ask ourselves, where can we find light in this never-ending shade? The loss we carry, a sea we must wade. We’ve braved the belly of the beast, we’ve learned that quiet isn’t always peace and the norms and notions of what just is, isn’t always justice. And yet the dawn is ours before we knew it, somehow we do it, somehow we’ve weathered and witnessed a nation that isn’t broken but simply unfinished...

Learn more about the young poet and read the entire text here.