Stop by the Piketon Branch of the library during Dogwood Festival Weekend for great deals on used books! All proceeds will benefit "The Next Chapter" campaign to build a new main library facility.
National Library Week is almost here, and we're celebrating by waiving fines for food donated to the Outreach Council's pantry! Save the date, save some food, and save yourself some fines!
March 5-12 is national AmeriCorps Week, and the Garnet A. Wilson Public Library is celebrating the successful launch of our Guiding Ohio Online program, which is administered by AmeriCorps member Kimberly Roush.
Kim Roush, technology trainer
Each year during AmeriCorps Week, AmeriCorps members and alums are recognized for the extraordinary impact they make across our nation every day. The popularity of our new program is a testament to the great need for technology training in our community, and Kimberly has embraced the task head-on to provide outstanding service and learning opportunities for our patrons.
Since our technology and computer training program launched in November 2015, Kimberly has utilized her part-time hours to help dozens of library patrons with their educational needs.
Have you tried out our new EBSCO Discovery Service? You can now find full-text articles from magazines and journals (popular, academic, and peer-reviewed) with a quick search in our online catalog. Watch this simple instructional video, and visit ohio.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/gwm to try it out for yourself!
Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) has announced he will hold district office hours at the Waverly library on Friday, February 19 at 9 a.m. The library is located at 207 N. Market Street, Waverly. No appointment is necessary and all are encouraged to participate.
The in-district office hours are to encourage constituents from around the area to share their thoughts, one-on-one, with Speaker Rosenberger. Conversations about state government, state agencies, and related issues are welcomed.
Attention students and researchers! Did you know that you can now search for full-text magazine and journal articles from the comfort of our library catalog? Just search for your topic, then click the "Articles & Journals" tab on the results page. EBSCO Discovery Service also provides you with a "Research Starter" to help you find the reputable resources you need to get the grade you want. Try it today!
Click the image above to view the library catalog.
Help us "Give Bridgehaven a Boost!" Now through February 19, we will be collecting items at the Waverly library to benefit the Bridgehaven Homeless Shelter. For each item donated, you will receive one ticket in a prize drawing for a Kindle Fire!
Find tools to register to vote and apply for an Absentee Ballot!