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  • Tax Help and Tax Tips from Metro Library
    Posted on: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    Our free resources will help you file your taxes (possibly for free!) and we have some helpful tips on how to avoid tax scams. 

  • Frozen or on the rocks?
    Posted on: Sunday, February 22, 2015

    That’s the question for many of you today as we join together in celebration of our beloved cocktail today, February 22 - National Margarita Day.

  • Posted on: Friday, October 17, 2014

    Typically thought of as the month in which children extort candy from their neighbors and as the opening of Pumpkin Spice Latte season, October is also Family History Month.

    You might think that nothing interesting has ever happened to your family but that might be a mistake. History is more than just a collection of facts and dates, wars and treaties, and unpronounceable names. All that history was made by real people – our ancestors.

  • Walking Dead Read Alikes
    Posted on: Friday, October 10, 2014

    Zombies are everywhere.  Not literally. But they are showing up in more books, movies, and TV series than ever before.  This Sunday, The Walking Dead starts a new season. 

  • American Horror Story: Freak Show Read Alikes
    Posted on: Thursday, October 02, 2014

    Can’t wait for next week’s premiere of American Horror Story: Freak Show? Neither can we!  Check out one of these great books about spooky circuses, creepy carnivals, or the real-life history of the carnival sideshow!

  • Posted on: Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Watch videos about Oklahoma's rich history as told by local historian Bob Burke and former governor George Nigh.
     

  • Posted on: Saturday, August 23, 2014

    A comprehensive identification, research and pricing tool for antiques and collectibles that searches tens of millions of actual prices paid for these goods. Price It! contains informative articles ranging from identification to history to tips on restoration and maintenance. It also contains a directory of thousands of collecting clubs around the world.

  • Posted on: Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Provides a comprehensive resource for the study of the Islamic world and Islamic history. Oxford Islamic Studies Online contains two Oxford World's Classics versions of the Qur'an, Concordance of the Qur'an, The Oxford History of Islam, The Oxford Dictionary of Islam, The Oxford Handbook of Islam and Politics, The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World, images, maps, timelines, and more.

  • Posted on: Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Provides full-text access to the archives of Chicago Defender (1909-1975), St. Louis Post Dispatch (1874-1922), The Jewish Exponent (1887-1990), Los Angeles Times (1881-1994), The New York Times (1851-2014), and The Washington Post (1877-2001).

  • Posted on: Thursday, August 21, 2014

    To help meet the needs of the Federal Depository Library (FDL) community, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has made eBooks available in the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP). Users can download these eBooks free of charge, for use on various ereading devices. GPO’s goal is to expand and provide greater access to U.S. Federal Government content.

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