Read On! Library Funding in OK is unique

We’re wading into the budgeting waters here at the Library (and at the City as a whole). June 30th, the end of our fiscal year, will be here sooner than I’d like. I don’t anticipate much to change with the library’s budget next year, which is nice. It’s also nice to be in a city […]

Read On! First Chapter Friday

We have a new online program from our awesome Youth Services Department! In addition to storytime on Wednesday mornings through our Facebook page, you can now find “First Chapter Friday” videos for older kids! Every week, Autumn, our Youth Services Librarian or her staff choose a chapter book from our Youth Services Department and read […]

Read On! Rebuilding Year(s)

I’m not really a sports person, but the sports world has something called a “rebuilding year” that perfectly describes how we’re viewing the next year or two at the Pryor Library. The Library had normal changes in 2020 that would qualify our next few years as rebuilding years – major staffing changes and a major […]

Read On! Vol. 151 Digital Library Holds

Our digital library is one of our best-used services, especially right now. We belong to a consortium of Oklahoma libraries, the OK Virtual Library, that bands together to purchase ebooks, downloadable audiobooks, streaming videos, and digital magazines through Overdrive (aka Libby). The consortium owns about 64,000 titles that its almost 16,000 users can check out […]