Tax Forms Delayed

Tax FormsRemember all that talk on the news about Congress voting on whether to continue the “Bush tax cuts” or not?  Well, because the final tax rates were not established until December 17, the printing of the income tax forms and instructions was substantially delayed.  The library staff will put the forms in the front hallway as soon as we can.  In the meantime, they can be printed from the IRS web site.

Fairbanks Closed Due to Power Outage

Fairbanks is closed today, Thursday, December 30 due to a power outage.  All branches are closed Friday, December 31 - Sunday, January 2 for the holiday, so they will reopen on Monday, January 3.

New Year's Resolution

Pride-Prejudice

I don’t know about you, but every New Year I make resolutions to eat healthier and to exercise, and I never accomplish either. Here’s an idea for a resolution that can actually be accomplished with some pleasant moments and little or no pain: reading classic literature. Some possibilities include Jane Austen,

Rise of the machines

Self Checkout Machine

As I type this, two self checkout machines are being installed at the Fairbanks Branch Library. On your next visit, you can scan your card and then check out your own items!

If you have any holds to pick up or just plain prefer human interaction, feel free to come up to the desk and we'll take care of you. Early Happy New Year everybody!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays to all!  Please remember that Preschool Storytime and Toddler Time here at Fairbanks Branch will be at their regular times during the holiday period--Preschool Storytime on Tuesdays at 10:30AM; Toddler Time on Wednesdays at 10:30AM.  Stories, songs, and a craft for Preschool Storytime.  And, rhymes and chants for Toddler Time.  Please join us!