Our Favorite Films of 2014
Audio book sample now availabe at www.houseofrobotsaudio.com/!
Oxford Dictionaries provides audio pronunciations and definitions for hundreds of thousands of words. Check out their main site or their Spanish version, both connecting to English dictionaries. La versión en Español ofrece traducciones de la palabra inglesa apropiada. They also have a wonderful English to Spanish resource.
The Children's Board of Oswego Co-Presidents Laurie Doty and Karen Reynolds presented a $500 check to the Oswego Public Library in the Children's Room. Their generous donation was the final piece in paying for an AWE Early Literacy Station added to the library. This touchscreen, all-in-one computer provides computer skills, school readiness, and early learning fun for young children.
The Oswego Public Library is now seeking funds for the second AWE Early Literacy Station to be purchased in 2015.
Explore some early explorers through the links below.
Searching for a biography to read and new to reading? We have a great new resource in Biography for Beginners! Simply enter your Oswego library card number for instant access to around 600 biographies written specifically for early readers.
Everything you need for presentations and slideshows along with audio recording, presentation sharing, word clouds, Twitter, and even resumes. Each little tile is a link. Go to Symbaloo.com and create your own tiles and webmixes you can access from anywhere on any device.
We enjoyed visits over the weekend from family members and residents of the WWII refugee camp at Fort Ontario. The Library and Safe Haven Museum have an exhibit of writings and photos in our art gallery. All the cartoons in the recently digitized Ontario Chronicle were done by Max Sipser whose story is told online at www.recognitionscience.com/cgv/oswego.htm. He a