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I grew up in an age where the radio was the only place to listen to music other than your record player. To be able ...
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It's February, and even though it's 30° outside, it's time to start thinking of summer programming. Thinking of planning an art program? Creativebug has got ...
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It is now 2024 and we are coming up on the Lunar New Year now too! What better way to start off your Year ...
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A small reminder to advertise to patrons our "Library of Things" collection that so many libraries in the county offer! From a pottery wheel to ...
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There isn't a polite way to say this: it's the beginning of tax season. Here is a list of common lies we tell ourselves about ...
AI has been transforming work, research, and computer usage for years. Its poster child, ChatGPT, has been shining in its own limelight since its release ...
We are pleased to announce that the newest resources from the POWER Library are now live on the Allegheny County eLibrary. Access all the ...
Looking for new titles in your preferred genres or by your favorite authors? Get lists of titles added to the Allegheny County Library collections straight ...
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Can't wait until Christmas? Get your Hallmark holiday movies fix through your library and Hoopla! In the Hoopla app, navigate to "Binge Passes" (located under ...
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Are your patrons looking for a free genealogy alternative to Ancestry Library Edition? Look no further than MyHeritage Library Edition available through Power Library. This ...
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Going, going, almost gone! On November 2, the library subscription access for World Book Online will end for all Allegheny County libraries.  Why do you ...
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Do you have a student in your house struggling with a math problem, stuck on a paragraph in a paper, or need help prepping for ...
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One of my favorite websites fits perfectly with this time of year...Find a Grave! They boast 226 million memorials have been added since their creation in ...
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If youth books aren't your thing, but you have young patrons and caregivers asking for reading recommendations, try Novalist k-8. They have a great section ...
What?
Library subscription access to World Book Online will end for all Allegheny County libraries. When?
November 2, 2023 Why?
Because our stalwart patrons currently have access ...
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For those unfamiliar, anime (American usually pronounce “a-nuh-may”) is the wild and wonderful world of graphic novels and animated series from Japan, often for adult ...
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How many times have you been asked to help a library patron download/print a legal form, only to hit a paywall? While many sites advertise ...
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Libby will soon introduce the following enhancements to how users discover and enjoy magazines:One tap to read: When a reader discovers a magazine anywhere in the ...
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POWER Library is in the process of changing their eResouces line up. They have dropped several of their Gale offerings and are going to add ...