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Introducing Books in Brief, episode 1: 4 great digital title suggestions in about 2 minutes

Need some book recommendations but don't have a lot of time? Your librarians are here to help! Introducing Books in Brief: A new video series featuring four great digital title ...
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What to listen to next: Try these digital audiobooks

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph Sheltering in place got you feeling a little cooped up? Open the window, turn up the volume, and let your imagination roam with these ...
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Watch more on Kanopy: Views increased to 20 a month

Watch more than 30,000 independent and documentary films ─ titles of unique social and cultural value from The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Media Education Foundation, and thousands of independent ...
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Hulu’s ‘Little Fires Everywhere’: Watched it? Read these titles

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph This week, Hulu released the eagerly anticipated adaptation of Celeste Ng's Little Fires Everywhere, starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington. Whether you're like me ...
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Keep it short: Books around 200 pages

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton Sometimes you just need a book that you can read in one sitting. Short books are a great way to jump-start reading stagnation, get ...
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Netflix’s ‘The Stranger’: Watched it? Read these!

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph Netflix's new miniseries The Stranger is the story of how an intricate web of secrets and lies in a small community begins to unravel ...
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‘Such a Fun Age’: Waiting for it? Loved it? Try these titles!

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton I love how much our community uses the library. Sometimes that means waiting for the hottest titles. Don’t fret! I can help you find ...
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Hulu’s ‘High Fidelity’: Watched it? Read this!

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph For Valentine's Day, Hulu released a brand new adaptation of High Fidelity, starring Zoë Kravitz as Rob Brooks, a record store owner trying to face ...
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