[26 Aug 2014 | Be the first to comment | Posted by ]
Labor Day Holiday

In observance of Labor Day, the libraries will be closed on Monday, September 1st. We will reopen Tuesday, September 2 at 9:30a.m.
Just in time for the Labor Day holiday,  jump over here to read Tom’s Keys History blog about the hard-working Keys Railroad workers.

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[26 Aug 2014 | Be the first to comment | Posted by ]
Labor Day Holiday

In observance of Labor Day, the libraries will be closed on Monday, September 1st. We will reopen Tuesday, September 2 at 9:30a.m.
Just in time for the Labor Day holiday,  jump over here to read Tom’s Keys History blog about the hard-working Keys Railroad workers.

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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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[16 Aug 2014 | 3 Comments | Posted by ]
New eBook site just for kiddos

The Library’s collection of downloadable eBooks for kids just grew larger. Perfect for travel, the beach, or extra innings of big sib’s game, these books won’t get lost, ripped, wet, or chewed up. Titles may be downloaded to iPads, Kindles, even smartphones and are yours (and theirs) for up to 2 weeks. Then they return themselves…Sweet.
The new Kids eBook portal is easier to navigate with larger book covers, subject headings, even reading levels to discover that perfect eBook. Grownups can feel confident that eBooks from this site are all kid-friendly.

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[4 Aug 2014 | 4 Comments | Posted by ]
Pass It On!

Photographs, scrapbooks, family records, newspapers… how do you protect your precious family treasures? This is the time of year to make sure your archives will last to tell your family’s personal history.
Disaster could strike anytime–we’ve heard tragic stories of family keepsakes lost due to a busted water heater–so act now to protect your precious things.

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[30 Jul 2014 | One Comment | Posted by ]
Capt. Tony in National Geo

We’re just a little excited that this photo from the library’s archives is featured in the July 2014 issue of National Geographic. If you subscribe to NatGeo, take a look on page 105. You can also read the story and view the photo gallery here.
Library photographs have also found their way into Newsweek, Nature, and Smithsonian magazines, as well as a permanent display at the Smithsonian’s Ocean Hall. Click here to stroll through our entire online gallery.
 

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