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Library Extension

Use the Library Extension to easily find the books you want at the Library District as you browse for titles on sites like Amazon, Good Reads, and Barnes & Noble! This extension is currently comp [...]

Library Extension2017-01-20T18:06:42-05:00

Tuesday’s Tip — Hathi Trust – Digitized Books

You may have heard, or read, about the Google Books Project, where some major research universities scanned and digitized entire library collections. It was a massive undertaking. There is also an Inter [...]

Tuesday’s Tip — Hathi Trust – Digitized Books2016-12-02T19:18:01-05:00

Library District Trustee Election Information

Click on the links to learn more about the Library District's tentative trustee election. Election Resolution:  Identifies the number and type of positions up for election this year. Nominating Petition [...]

Library District Trustee Election Information2016-08-08T12:39:18-04:00

Tuesday’s Tip – All About Birds

This week, we've gone a little birdy. Enjoy this week's Tuesday's Tip - All about Birds found here. [...]

Tuesday’s Tip – All About Birds2016-08-30T21:38:39-04:00

Mary E. Wojtecki Rotunda Gallery: Poughkeepsie Views

Take a stroll through the Poughkeepsie of bygone days via quality reproductions of historic photographs and postcards.  The exhibit highlights Poughkeepsie streets and buildings from 1852 to 1960. [...]

Mary E. Wojtecki Rotunda Gallery: Poughkeepsie Views2015-04-02T14:24:30-04:00

Tuesday’s Tip – Common Sense Media

Looking for guidance about media for your children (ages 2-17)? Then look to Common Sense Media for reviews and ratings of books, games, movies, tv, web sites, music, and apps.  Tuesday's Tip - July 22, [...]

Tuesday’s Tip – Common Sense Media2016-08-30T23:01:43-04:00

Library District to Host Science Exhibit

Here. There. Everywhere. is a collection of high-quality display panels that presents stunning photographs, explanatory text and hands-on activities related to science, engineering, and technology.  Top [...]

Library District to Host Science Exhibit2014-04-21T13:08:33-04:00

Imposters in the Library!

Kids had a blast acting as imposters during a recent Fun Friday program in the Adriance Children's Room, where they donned fake 'staches, hats and eyewear for the camera. You never know who you'll meet [...]

Imposters in the Library!2013-12-12T09:00:09-05:00

Librarians are Heroes Every Day!

Watch this fun YouTube video of our super Teen Librarians at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOC-MiDiAks. Video created using software and equipment in our Teen Media Lab! [...]

Librarians are Heroes Every Day!2013-12-05T07:00:12-05:00