The Blog of Toledo Lucas County Public Library
Posted about 1 year ago by Heidi Y.Posted in Education, Health and Wellness, Research and Resources and Science Fiction and Fantasy | Tagged with Alzheimer's disease, caregivers and storytelling
Storytelling is the way I connect with other human beings, every day. One of the most amazing audiences to engage and connect with are adults with Alzheimer’s Disease.Continue Reading: Storytelling and Our Communities: Part II: Alzheimers
Posted about 1 year ago by Heidi Y.Posted in Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks, Education and Research and Resources | Tagged with Autism in Children, autistic, child development, early literacy and storytelling
Storytelling is the way I connect with other human beings, every day. One of the most worthwhile audiences to engage and connect with are children with Autism.Continue Reading: Storytelling and Our Communities: Part I: Autism
Posted about 1 year ago by Rebecca SPosted in Business and Investing, Education, Fiction, History and Politics, Nonfiction and Research and Resources | Tagged with articles, database searching, Databases, educational tools, library databases, library resources , peer reviewed articles, research databases, research tools, scholarly sources and student research
Research with TLCPL is now easier then ever before! By utilizing our research option on the homepage, library users can explore a world of databases that offer appropriate, scholarly resources fit for use in class assignments.Continue Reading: Research 101: Using Library Databases to Find Scholarly Sources
Posted about 1 year ago by Melissa JPosted in History and Politics and Research and Resources | Tagged with ballot issues, Board of Elections, candidates, civic literacy, democracy, election, fact check, fake news, government, information literacy, politics, polling location, voter registration and voting
How do you know whether or not the information you have is credible, accurate, or true? We're here to help you make educated and informed decisions before casting your ballot.Continue Reading: Civic Literacy and Your Library
Posted about 1 year ago by April SPosted in eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics, Local History and Research and Resources | Tagged with ancestors, ancestry, family history, family tree, genealogical societies, genealogy, genealogy handbooks, genetic genealogy, library guide, local genealogy groups, Northwest Ohio, Toledo Ohio and tracing your roots
Learn important steps to take when conducting Genealogy research.Continue Reading: Getting Started With Genealogy Research
Posted about 1 year ago by Heather HPosted in Education, eMedia, Research and Resources and Tech Tools | Tagged with eAudiobooks, eBooks, GoPro, hoopla, kids activities, make u , newsweek, overdrive, playaway launchpad, recipes, streaming movies and time magazine
September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. Let's take a look at all of the amazing things that come along with being a card holder!Continue Reading: Want Free Stuff? Get The Card!
Posted about 1 year ago by Heather HPosted in History and Politics, Local History and Research and Resources | Tagged with ancestors, ancestry, family history, family tree, genealogy, heritage and lineage
We're talking genealogical research and family trees in this edition of "At the Library!"Continue Reading: A Tree for You, A Tree for Me - At the Library!
Posted over 2 years ago by Jan CPosted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies and Research and Resources | Tagged with antiques, Antiques Roadshow, Babe Ruth, baseball, Casey Stengel, collectibles, Lou Gehrig, Sports Memorabilia, Swayne Field, T.J. Hickey and Toledo Mud Hens
Can’t get a ticket for Antiques Roadshow? No problem! Your library has resources to help you identify and value your treasures.Continue Reading: Babe Ruth Signed My Baseball!
Posted over 2 years ago by Samantha APosted in History and Politics and Research and Resources | Tagged with digital collections, newspapers, Ohio History, Ohio Memory, Toledo Area Jewish History, Toledo History and Toledo Jewish News
Learn more about Jewish history in the Toledo area by exploring our newly updated Digital Collections of Northwest Ohio, which now includes the Toledo Jewish News.Continue Reading: Toledo Jewish News is Now Online!
Posted over 3 years ago by Samantha APosted in History and Politics and Research and Resources | Tagged with digital collections, local history and yearbooks
Think you escaped your bad yearbook photos? Think again! Many library and archives are digitizing school yearbooks, TLCPL included, and even if you do not want to see your yearbook photos ever again, they are a great resource for genealogy research.Continue Reading: Digitizing Local School Yearbooks