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Donations Help Fill GRRL Shelves, Save Money

Donations Help Fill GRRL Shelves, Save Money

    The corridor outside Mary Ramacher’s office is currently filling up with donated books and media items. Ramacher is Great River Regional Library’s Collection Development Assistant. Donations are up this year, she said. Last year, donated items valued at $82,000 were added to the GRRL collection. Read more »

52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Take out the latest fashion magazine. Number 34 in a series of uses for your library card. Read more »

Do Your Research At The Library

Do Your Research At The Library

A majority of college students using Google to do their research do so improperly, according to Illinois researchers. They found that students are unable to refine their results to better suit their research, and unable to produce results with reliable sources. Read more »

Find Antique Treasures at Your GRRL Library

Find Antique Treasures at Your GRRL Library

July 2011 saw the first issue of a new magazine named Treasures: Antique to Modern Collecting. Read more »

52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Decide which computer to buy using a consumer guide. Number 26 in a series of uses for your library card.
To spend your money wisely you'd do well to become an informed consumer, and the place to become informed is at your library. Read more »

52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Contact the reference desk if you have a question. Number 23 in a series of uses for your library card.
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52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Trek to another planet in a Sci-Fi novel. Number 22 in a series of uses for your library card. Read more »

British Mysteries

British Mysteries

This new list of British Mystery Authors is a generally contemporary list including many of the most popular mystery authors writing today. It’s one of the New, Best and Fun lists to help you find the materials you want in our catalog.
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52 Library Card Uses

52 Library Card Uses

Look up all kinds of health information. Number 20 in a series of uses for your library card.

Your library card can be your best friend in your search for reliable health information.

You’ll find two major sources for health information at your library. The first is books, and the second is databases. Read more »

A Taste Of Summer

A Taste Of Summer

A Taste of Summer!
To some people, that’s the taste of fresh tomatoes from the vine. For others, it’s the flavor of juicy burgers from an outdoor grill.
Fresh greens, fruits, fish from the lake, cold desserts. It’s all a part of the Taste of Summer. Read more »