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  • Posted on: Friday, June 24, 2016

    Explora for Public Libraries allows you to search multiple EBSCO databases for information about arts and literature, business and careers, consumer health, current events, geography and culture, and more. For educators, it also includes lesson plans, professional development materials, and a Curriculum Standards Module.

  • Posted on: Friday, June 24, 2016

    This general reference database for grades 6-12 provides full-text coverage of many topics via magazines, newspapers, reference books, eBooks, biographies, radio and tv news transcripts, primary source documents, maps, images, and more. For educators, it also includes lesson plans, professional development materials, and a Curriculum Standards Module.

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    Posted on: Thursday, June 23, 2016

    Metro Library is participating in a worldwide, digital book club! From June 23-July 7, we're taking part in OverDrive's Big Library Read and we'll be reading A Murder in Time by Julie McElwain. To ensure as many of you as possible can participate, there is no wait list for this eBook so you can check it out right now!

  • Dungeons and Dragons promotional poster
    Posted on: Friday, March 04, 2016

    Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy game powered by imagination that has been around for 42 years, despite controversy and labeling. The possibilities are endless and each game changes depending on the ‘dungeon master,’ who is the storyteller for the game.  Teens who like to play, or want to try it out for the first time, can head to the Southern Oaks Library, 6900 S. Walker, Saturday, March 12, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Groundhog
    Posted on: Tuesday, February 02, 2016

    Punxsutawney Phil awoke this morning to a chilly 22 degree temperature - but no shadow. That means spring is coming early this year! To commemorate this furry harbinger of a bright future, cataloging tech Margo has some movie recommendations for you from the library's DVD collection!

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    Posted on: Thursday, January 21, 2016

    If you've been captivated by Netflix's "Making a Murderer," we have a list of similar eBooks and audiobooks that we think you'll like.

  • National Novel Writing Month Poster Graphic
    Posted on: Sunday, November 01, 2015

    November is National Novel Writing Month, and the Edmond Library has a month of workshops aimed at helping writers hone their craft. Events offer writing space, tools, motivation and guidance from famed author Sonia Gensler.

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    Posted on: Saturday, October 10, 2015

    The Metropolitan Library System is proud to be a part of the Big Library ReadBig Library Read is an international program that gives libraries and library customers unlimited simultaneous access to selected eBooks and customers can instantly start reading the eBooks without having to wait on hold.

  • Teen Read Month poster
    Posted on: Thursday, October 01, 2015

    October is Teen Read Month, which means our libraries are highlighting the awesomeness of teenagers and the books, materials, and events they enjoy at the library. This year's theme is Get Away @ Your Library! Everyone knows that reading lets you travel or escape, and that the library is your gateway to the free fun.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, July 15, 2015

    This episode: more YA books, Benedict Cumberbatch, and the new cafe at the Downtown Library: Cafe Condesa.

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