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The Palmyra Branch of the Harrison County Public Library will be closed today due to high water.
Our other branches will operate on their regular schedules. Call the Main Branch at 738-4110 or the Lanesville Branch at 952-3759 for more information or assistance in placing holds and renewing…Continue
Added by Alisa Burch on April 27, 2011 at 9:50am — No Comments
Love your library? Write a twaiku today & you could win fifty bucks!
by Megan McFarlane, American Library Association
Added by Jessica Stroud-Gibson on April 12, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
With this release, users can:
Added by Jessica Stroud-Gibson on April 6, 2011 at 3:52pm — No Comments
HCPL has many internet resources available to patrons. Among them are several databases that can be accessed both from library computers and from internet connected home computers. The databases cover a variety of subjects which will be the focus of a series of blogs. Keep watching for new installments of "Library Databases."
When you come into the library the easiest way to find our databases is to log onto the internet from a library computer. The home page is set to…Continue
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Quotable Facts About America’s Libraries 2010
From the American Library Association Website ala.org
DID YOU KNOW?
>62% of adults in the U.S. have public library cards (Harris 2010 survey)
>Reference librarians in the nation’s public and academic libraries answer nearly 5.7 million questions weekly. Standing single file, the…Continue
Added by Vi Eckart on April 1, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Hush, can you hear him? the trees can. They are the first to know that he is coming.
Listen. The trees of the deep,dark,wood, shivering and jittering their leaves like papery hulls of beaten silver.
The trees know, for they are old and they have seeen it all before.
It is 1992 and Edie Burchill's mother receives a long lost letter from Milderhurst Castle in Kent. Distraught, Edie's mother refuses to talk of the …Continue
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