Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Halloween Special: Research Does Not Have to be Scary


The Glenview Public Library has multiple electronic resources to help you write your research paper.  Do your research from our web site to find just the right quote, citation or image you need to get a good grade on your writing assignment.  Log on with your Glenview Public Library barcode card number at any time day or night to finish that assignment with facts from an almanac, a newspaper, or a scholarly journal.  We have electronic indexes and ebooks that will make your research easy and it's all keyword searchable.  We even have online tutors that will help correct your writing style.  Don't have a library card? Now that is scary! Apply for a library card at our circulation desk to have access to thousands of magazines, eBooks, journals, and newspapers online free of charge with your library card.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Glenview Trick-or-Treat Hours


Trick or Treat hours in Glenview are suggested from 3 to 7 pm on Friday, October 31.  Keep all those little princesses and superheroes safe.  Check out these Halloween safety tips.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

New in Nonfiction

These titles and many more are located in New Nonfiction on the first floor.

When Paris Went Dark: the City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940-1944 by Ronald C. Rosbottom. Call Number 944.3610816 ROS

Describes life in Paris after June 1940, when the Nazis occupied France, juxtaposing the eerie sense of normalcy felt by many.

Cultured Foods for Your Kitchen: 100 Recipes Featuring the Bold Flavors of Fermentation by Leda Scheintaub. Call Number 641.46 SCH

Enliven your cooking with pickles, yogurt, kombucha, and beyond. Cultured Foods for Your Kitchen draws on the traditions of fermenting from around the world, offering inspiring ways to incorporate nutritional cultures into everyday cooking.

Dodging Extinction: Power, Food, Money, and the Future of Life on Earth by Anthony D. Barnosky. Call Number 576.84 BAR

Paleontologist Barnosky examines evidence from the deep past and the present to warn us about the looming Sixth Mass Extinction and to offer a hopeful plan for avoiding it.

Only in Spain: A Foot-Stomping, Firecracker of a Memoir about Food, Flamenco, and Falling in Love by Nellie Bennett. Call Number 914.6048 BEN

A witty and enjoyable memoir of a girl who fell in love with flamenco dance and with Spain.







Friday, October 3, 2014

Voter Registration at the Library


 
Voter Registration will take place in the library lobby on Tuesday, October 7, from 4-7 PM.    Click here for details on the registration process.  Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Glenview.