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Dog Ate Your Homework? The Library Can Help With Your Printing Needs

Posted about 1 month ago by Marty S

Posted in Computers and Technology and Education | Tagged with computer, laptop, Library, mobile devices, print, printer apps, printing, smartphones and tablets

Need to print without using your own printer? Just send it to a Library printer and pick it up when you get there, that same day, that is. Works with phones, tablets, laptops and desktops.

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New Options for Interacting With Our Digital Content

Posted about 1 month ago by John D

Posted in Computers and Technology, Education, eMedia, Local History and Tech Tools | Tagged with community engagement, digital collections, GitHub, Internet Archive, local history and Ohio Memory

The Local History and Genealogy department of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library has loaded a number of digitized books onto Internet Archive as an alternative means of accessing them. We also shared all the metadata about our digital collections as open data, which is now accessible through GitHub.

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Digital Exhibit Showcasing Teenage Views on Literature From the 1960s

Posted 2 months ago by John D

Posted in Computers and Technology, eBooks and Audiobooks, Education, eMedia, Fiction and Graphic Novels, History and Politics, Local History, Nonfiction, Research and Resources, Science Fiction and Fantasy and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with digital collections, Digital Exhibits, Library, Library Line, local history, newsletters, Ohio Memory, The County Line and Toledo, Ohio

A new digital exhibit showcasing book reviews done by students in the 1960s with links to revisit these classics is now available on the Library website.

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Spend Your New Year – At the Library

Posted 3 months ago by Library News

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Computers and Technology, Education, eMedia, Library News, Tech Tools and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with 2019, library resources , New Year, New You, New Year's and new years resolutions

Happy New Year from your Library! Make 2019 your best year yet by taking advantage of the many resources, materials and programs we offer. We hope to see you often!

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Become a Part of Toledo's History!

Posted 3 months ago by John D

Posted in Computers and Technology, Culture and Diversity, History and Politics, Local History and Research and Resources | Tagged with community engagement, community photo album, digital collections, local history, Ohio Memory and Toledo, Ohio

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library has launched a program to collect photos from the public to be preserved as part of our local history collections. Contribute your photos (physical or digital) to become a part of Toledo history.

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