Think Library: For Adults

For Everyone     

For Adults     

For Teens     

For Kids     

Around 30 years ago, Librarians began to purchase a small supply of reading glasses for use in the Library. Staff realized that many of the customers who borrowed glasses could not afford to buy pairs for themselves. As demand grew, the Library looked for a way to allow customers to keep their glasses. The Library found an affordable solution, purchasing discounted pairs through the eyeglass recycling program at the Lions Club. 

July 24, 2019
book cover

Short stories are brief fiction with usually only a few characters or scenes.  Even with sparse settings and concise narrative, short stories attempt to tell a complete story of the characters and subject. 

Here are a few short story collections by well known and not-so-well-known authors.  Collections of short stories can be found in every genre, and with this much variety everyone is sure to find something to enjoy.  Short story collections on audio are perfect for road trips.

July 18, 2019
book cover

All of these titles are books that were the basis of a television or streaming series. Clicking on the title or image should display various formats the Library has the story in (whether it's the original book, audio, downloadable, or DVD). Links to the U.S. network or platform for each series are listed (in parenthesis). Consume or compare stories in whichever format you wish!

July 10, 2019
book cover

Did you know the Library has a zine collection?

June 16, 2019
Booking It: Summer Running Program

When you think “Library,” do you think physical and mental fitness? Well, if you don’t, you should! Throughout the year, the Library offers free programs all about staying healthy and improving fitness. Now that summer is upon us, the Library is offering even more ways to exercise.

June 11, 2019
English Language Learners

Are you working on perfecting your English? Do you know someone who is? In the Library's summer English as a New Language (ENL) groups, learners will practice everyday conversation skills, learn about US culture, and have opportunities to connect with the local community.

June 5, 2019
book cover

Celebrate PRIDE month with these great fiction and nonfiction book picks.

May 14, 2019
book cover

Looking for a current DVD you may not have checked out? Try one of these lesser known films from 2018. This list has something for everyone from heart-stopping thrillers to quiet character studies.

April 29, 2019
New Catalog

The Library catalog will have an updated look and new features beginning May 19. Some of the new functionality you can look forward to follows.

April 24, 2019
book cover

Fiction and Nonfiction books about sustainability, ecology, climate change, and green living.

April 8, 2019
book cover

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. According to the Centers for Disease Control, autism affects an estimated 1 in 59 children in the United States today. Learn more about ASD with these and other resources.

March 27, 2019
book cover

Check out some of the rad new games in our video game collection, including some deep dives that you might have missed!

March 14, 2019
Shannon Bowman-Sarkisian

After years of working in west coast bookstores and developing a specialty in rare books, Shannon
Bowman-Sarkisian is now studying to be a librarian at Indiana University and working as an Information
Assistant at the Library. Searching for meaningful opportunities to work on behalf of our community,
Shannon applied for and received the 2019 Pioneer Grant.

February 28, 2019
book cover

Looking for a great modern poet to read? Then this list is for you. The following are books and compilations of modern poets from the United States and around the world.

February 25, 2019