Audiobooks continue to grow in popularity, as evidenced by the amount of copies of top titles in OverDrive. For instance, Laura Dave's current bestseller "The ...
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As we are heading into the final month of summer I wanted to draw your attention to Flipster. Flipster is great for those not so ...
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Are you sending people to the eLibrary page, either as a link from your website or in marketing materials? Keep in mind that it can ...
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Do you often have patrons ask you what the best library app is or what they should use to access library materials from home? Well ...
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Whether you are just starting your family history or you are looking for a new perspective on your research, Ancestry is a great library resource ...
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If you are looking for an online resource to keep your patrons up-to-date on the latest releases then be sure to let them know about ...
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It is finally summer and it is also Pride Month - to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community Hoopla has a variety of great stories for everyone ...
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There is so much going on in the world, sometimes it feels like it's hard to keep up. You may read news stories about far-away ...
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The world is opening back up (hooray!) and the libraries in Allegheny County still have what you need remotely to offset all the socializing you'll ...
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A request I frequently get from patrons, is for access to recent back issues of Time Magazine. If you are looking for recent back issues ...
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One aspect of pandemic-era library services that is here to stay is contactless pick-up. Patrons will continue to enjoy the convenience aspect of this kind ...
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If you're using the Libby app to access our Overdrive eBook collection, you might have noticed some recent changes. This April, OverDrive has pushed through ...
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Struggling to find or gather enough books for book club? Do you have patrons who are still nervous about coming into the library? Enter "Always ...
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The Digital Resources Committee is hosting a raffle from April 19 – 30, 2021! What is Udemy, you ask? Gale Presents: Udemy offers more than ...
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OverDrive made several updates to Libby’s look and feel:
  • Catalog guides now appear on the library home screen for quick discovery and access.
  • New filters for ...
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With many of our patrons out of work or underemployed, it is a great time to share information with them to help them make the ...
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Calling all history buffs! Historic Pittsburgh, found on the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's website, contains a wealth of primary and secondary resources about the city's ...
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Helping a patron search for images of dress styles from the turn of the century for their school report? Want to see what an electric ...
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The county's newest addition to our superb assortment of e-resources is Udemy! 6000+ courses offering upskilling in business, tech, and personal development across 75+ different ...
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Mission Statement: To empower our members; promote a just, accessible, and inclusive judicial system; and serve the community at large. The Allegheny County Bar Association ...
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