Read On! Libraries are growing organisms

I have been a library user my whole life. My first library was the Vinita Public Library, then Claremore, then the massive Tulsa City-County system, not to mention various school and university libraries. As a library user, I understood how libraries work – I want or need a resource, the library either has it or […]

Read On! What do you do for a reading slump?

I am officially in a book-reading slump. For whatever reason, I can’t seem to read traditional print books right now. I get distracted by Life or daydreams and the books continue to go unread. I have a long list of things I want to read – some have been on there for a significant period […]

Read On! New Year Goals

Welcome to 2020! As you begin to tackle your New Year Goals list, don’t forget that your library can make your goals easier and less expensive to accomplish. We have too many resources to list here, so if I miss one of your goals, let us know and we’ll be happy to help you find […]

Read On! Weeding

One of the most difficult things for many librarians to do is weed the Library’s collection. “Weeding” in a library is just like weeding in a garden: you take stock of what you have, get rid of things you don’t need or want, thin out anything that is too crowded, and watch the garden (or […]