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Résumé Revamp

How long has it been since you’ve updated your résumé?  Now is a great time to update or create a professional resume, and the library has many helpful tools available.  Learning Express Library’s Job & Career Accelerator  provides guidance in everything from choosing the right c

Yearlong Reading

Summer reading may be over, but that doesn’t mean that you have to stop reading.  Make time for reading throughout the year.  Reading for just a few minutes a day reduces stress, and reading before bedtime is a great way to unwind before going to sleep. 

Our Favorite Summer Reads

Although summer is not quite over, the official summer reading program is coming to a close.  Of all the books that you had time to read, or listen to, this summer, which was the best?  Check out our staff picks, and let us know if you agree or disagree.

 

 

 

The Rewards of Summer Reading

Have you picked up your summer reading prizes yet?  You have through Saturday August 9 to register and log your summer reading, and then one more week to pick up your prizes.  Remember that you can count audiobooks and any books that you read aloud to others, as well as required school reading.  Prize quantities are limited.  Visit Summer Reading is F

Dog Days of Summer Reading

How are you spending the dog days of summer?  How about some fun stories to enjoy while you’re keeping cool?  Stop by the Fairbanks Library and check out our “Happy Tails” display, featuring a selection of dog themed picture books.  Here are just a few of the titles currently checked in at Fairbanks.

 

 

Dig Into Summer Reading

Do you want some great summer reads, but are stuck for ideas?  Try checking out our newest book displays at the Fairbanks Library.  One display is devoted to all things Egyptian, which is perfect for reading while you’re waiting for our HMNS program, Going Egyptian, coming up August 5.  Below, you ca

What We’ve Been Reading This Summer

We are now one month into summer reading and many of us have registered, rated, and reviewed numerous books.  So, what books have we been reading at Fairbanks?  Let’s take a look at the most checked out books at Fairbanks for the month of June.

 

 

Juvenile Fiction

Great Listens for Your Summer Travels

Have you given any of our audiobooks a listen yet?  They’re great for long car trips.  We have audiobooks for kids, teens, and adults, including many that the whole family will enjoy.  The NoveList Plus database has just been updated to include audiobooks, and it’s perfect for searching for your preferred type of narration, story, and running time.  Once you find th

Enjoy the Great Outdoors

June is a great time for enjoying nature; school is already out, but the summer heat is not quite here yet.  Those may be a couple of the reasons that June is Great Outdoors Month.  Start off by attending our children’s program, Nature Poetry in Song, this Thursday from 11 am to 12 pm.  While you’re here, check out some books on outdoor activ

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