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BANNED BOOK WEEK?? Yes– Sept. 21-27

Many books are still banned or challenged even in this country.  Freedom to read what you want is something our libraries and the American Library Association feel is one of the most important freedoms we have.    You would truly be surprised at what has been banned/challenged through the years. Look for displays of titles which have been banned or challenged in your library and go to www.bannedbookweek.org or www.ala.org to learn more.   It is amazing how many titles we now consider classics were challenged at one time or another.  The …

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[19 Sep 2014 | Be the first to comment | Posted by ]
BANNED BOOK WEEK?? Yes– Sept. 21-27

Many books are still banned or challenged even in this country.  Freedom to read what you want is something our libraries and the American Library Association feel is one of the most important freedoms we have.    You would truly be surprised at what has been banned/challenged through the years. Look for displays of titles which have been banned or challenged in your library and go to www.bannedbookweek.org or www.ala.org to learn more.   It is amazing how many titles we now consider classics were challenged at one time or another.  The …

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[2 Sep 2014 | 23 Comments | Posted by ]
Load your eReader!

UPDATE: Many new eBook and eAudiobooks added in past few weeks
Download Audiobooks and eBooks Anytime, Anywhere! Enjoy popular titles from the comfort of home.
Monroe County Public Library is pleased to offer you best-selling adult and children’s audiobooks and eBooks, available 24/7 from the library’s website,

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[30 Aug 2014 | One Comment | Posted by ]
Online help to grow your business

Small Business Resource Center is now available free to Floridians through the Florida Electronic Library.
Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes.

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[27 Aug 2014 | One Comment | Posted by ]
Discover your new favorite book or film

Your neighbors and local librarians are busy reviewing library books and films to help you find your next love. Short and sweet (or snarky) reviews are added daily for titles available from our library collection.

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[18 Aug 2014 | 6 Comments | Posted by ]
Ask A Librarian

From bar bets to complex health questions, librarians love to answer questions! In fact, a librarian is probably standing by right now to respond to your question via live chat or texting.
Ask a Librarian – Florida’s virtual reference service – helps countless users find what they need.

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