Foreword – May 6, 2024

We’re taking a break from youth programming this month as we prepare for school visits and summer programming. There are no after school programs or storytime this month. A new picture book, Not Perfect, written by Maya Myers and illustrated by Hyewon Yum provides a welcome lesson about the perils of seeking perfection in a […]

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Foreword – April 8, 2024

This week is National Library Week, and this year’s theme—Ready, Set Library!—highlights the way libraries, as a place for connection, learning, and exploration, are the place anyone in the community can start a new adventure! Black Creek Village Library is celebrating National Library Week with a mini art show! Stop in this week to admire

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Foreword – March 25, 2024

This week we’d like to shine a spotlight on an online resource provided to library cardholders state-wide: U.S. Newsstream. This database provides access to newspapers nationwide from the 1980s to the present. It includes content from Gannett Media Corp, which includes the Appleton Post-Crescent and the Green Bay Press Gazette, and the articles are provided

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Foreword – March 4, 2024

We’d like to highlight a resource this week that provides access to consumer health information that is free for all to use. MedlinePlus (www.medlineplus.gov) is a service of the National Library of Medicine, which is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The information provided on the website is curated by health science librarians

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