SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 6)

Mentioned in this episode: Makerspace Open Lab: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=9050&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/07/01 Stranger Things Escape Room: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=7652&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/07/01 Solvang Readaloud – Oliver Twist: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13882&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/07/01 Family Book Club: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13577&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/07/01 Red Queen: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=788993 Red Queen (Hoopla): https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11588542 Norse Mythology: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=979307 Fortnite: https://www.epicgames.com/fortnite/en-US/buy-now/battle-royale Animal Crossing – City Folk: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=440762 Summer School: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=705290 Masters of Doom: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=10571 Saga of the Swamp Thing: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=891717 EPISODEContinue reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 6)”

SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 5)

Mentioned in this episode: Anime Club – http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13232&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/22 Reptile Family (Carpinteria) – http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=12926&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/22 Leather Stamping – http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=9737&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/22 BYO Book – http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=11876&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/22 Shannon in Nashville – https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12145347 Coathangers Live Album – https://thecoathangers.bandcamp.com/album/live Magic Gone – https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12152224 King Princess EP – You Think It, I’ll Say It – http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=1037145 Eligible – http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=867314 Austen Project – https://www.waterstones.com/booklist/286811/the-austen-project EPISODEContinue reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 5)”

SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 4)

Mentioned in this show: Tech Tasting: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13521&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/07/01 Chess Club: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13565&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/01 Art Adventures: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13489&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/01 Music Academy: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13101&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/01 World Refugee Day: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=11710&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/01 Social Justice Book Club: http://santabarbaraca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=13514&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/06/01 Hard Love: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=284563 The Miseducation of Cameron Post: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=619850 Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=979970 Locas: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=330337 Locas II: http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=548866 Love and Rockets on Hoopla: https://www.hoopladigital.com/search?page=1&q=love+and+rockets&scope=everythingContinue reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 4)”

SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 3)

Summer Reading Program 2018 – https://www.santabarbaraca.gov/gov/depts/lib/events/summerreading.asp makeSB – https://www.santabarbaraca.gov/gov/depts/lib/getinvolved/sbplsystem/details.asp?NewsID=1466&TargetID=31 Dead Wake – http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=800518 Boys in the Boat – http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=800759 Boys in the Boat (Young Reader’s Edition) – http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=806889 Toms River – http://www.blackgold.org/polaris/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&cn=680578 Soft Sounds From Another Planet – https://michellezauner.bandcamp.com/album/soft-sounds-from-another-planet Santa Barbara Spot Prawns – http://www.latimes.com/style/la-fo-prawn04-2008jun04-story.html Barnes & Barnes – Fish Heads (NOT Tiny Tim! MyContinue reading “SBPL Coffee Break (Episode 3)”

Love List – 2/26/18

Kacey Musgraves has a new album coming out on March 30! I am very happy with these two teaser tracks.  ^I love these wreaths. I couldn’t resist the seasonal cheer. They are from Michaels and were both discounted at 40% off when I purchased them separately. Don’t be a dummy and always wait for theContinue reading “Love List – 2/26/18”

What I Read Last Week:

Alaskans check bat detectors out at the library | Mental Floss Teens try hard to be rational, but emotions overrule | NPR Want to write a bestselling cookery book? Don’t worry about making it any good | The Guardian Reading the right book at the right (or wrong) time | Book Riot The semiotics ofContinue reading “What I Read Last Week:”

What I Read Last Week:

Improve your life with microadventures | Outside Why digital natives prefer reading in print | Washington Post Berkley or Berkeley? Library scores misspelled buttons | Detroit Free Press High court case threatens independent electoral map drawers | AP ‘Library Larry’ receives special dedication | Denton Record Chronicle Administration tells students not to look fraternity grizzlyContinue reading “What I Read Last Week:”

Shelf Wizard

My library recently purchased a number of these Shelf Wiz labels for throughout the adult reading stacks. They are findability tool and one part reader advisory resource. So far we have received a lot of positive feedback from patrons. Much thanks for my friend, Kaytlyn, who is an avid library user and pointed out thatContinue reading “Shelf Wizard”

Much scary, very books

I am the buyer for Mysteries, Thrillers, and Suspense Fiction (in addition to Large Print, Periodicals, Foreign Languages and ESL resources…) Which is kind of a joke because I HATE scary things and I do not like to read or watch about people in pain or danger. That being said, I am trying to readContinue reading “Much scary, very books”