Books to Read in a Lifetime
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.
We need more people to complete our survey! Currently we are far away from having enough interest shown in ANY of the proposed additions to our offerings. Pass it on please.
The Library Learning Center created an online survey to determine interest levels for three possible online services: Ancestry.com, Magnatune Music, and Testing & Education Resources. We hope to offer one or more of these in 2015!
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.
The Oswego Public Library Board of Trustees and staff would like to express our appreciation for your recent support for the library’s budget for the year 2014-2015. During the past year your funding has allowed us to provide not only books, magazines and movies but also story hours for children, computer access for the general public, training in technology and meeting space for organizations. Thank you for making this possible.
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
We had the privilege of sending a staff member to the huge BEA 2014 show in New York City the end of May. They saw hundreds of authors & took these snapshots. Edward, Hugh Howey author of Wool, Melanie Brockmann, Suzanne Brockmann, Robyn Carr signing Four Friends, Lincoln Peirce, Pseudonymous Bosch, John Scalzi signing Lock In, Jodi Picoult, Lane Smith, Bob Shea, Garth Stein signing A Sudden Light, Kathy Reichs, & Jeffrey Br
Jason Segel, Tina Fey, Jason Bateman, Jeff Kinney, Shawn Levy, Jonathan Tropper, John Scalzi, Douglas Preston, Amy Poehler, Martin Short, Anjelica Huston (reading Maya Angelou's poem A Brave and Startling Truth), Neil Patrick Harris, and Kate DiCamillo all talked at the recent BEA 2014 in New York City.
We have fiction. We have nonfiction. We have romance, mystery, and sci-fi. We have biographies. We have true crime. We have young adult, middle grade and picture books. We have audio for all ages.
Check out this handy guide to getting started downloading library e-books.
Or look at these flyers featuring children's e-book and e-audiobooks (great for road trips!), too. You can find them right at the top of the NCLS summer reading page: