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Recommended for Young Adults!

By |January 22nd, 2016|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

Each year, the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) releases lists of materials that have been selected by reviewers and committees as highly recommended for young adults.  Here are the lists for 2016! 2016 Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults: http://www.ala.org/yalsa/2016-amazing-audiobooks-young-adults 2016 Best Fiction for Young Adults: http://www.ala.org/yalsa/2016-best-fiction-young-adults 2016 Great Graphic Novels for Teens: http://www.ala.org/yalsa/2016-great-graphic-novels-teens 2016 [...]

LEGACY EVENTS FOR JANUARY, 2016

By |January 13th, 2016|Legacy Events, Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

LEGACY EVENTS FOR JANUARY, 2016 Click on Legacy Events Tab at the top for further details on each event.  

American Library Association Announces 2016 Youth Media Award Winners

By |January 11th, 2016|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

Greetings!  The American Library Association (ALA) announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults today -- including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards -- at its Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits in Boston.  To see all of the 2016 award winners, please click on the following link: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/american-library-association-announces-2016-youth-media-award-winners-300202055.html

AEOA Adult Education – GED assistance, College prep and More

By |January 11th, 2016|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

New Titles in the ALS Professional Collection — January 2016

By |January 6th, 2016|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

Greetings and happy 2016!  Arrowhead Library System (ALS) has a long-standing commitment to maintaining a collection of current publication titles of interest to librarians, library staff and library trustees.  The collection is housed at the ALS building in Mountain Iron, but all titles can be requested via the online catalog (if you have a borrower's [...]

ALS Board welcomes newest board member

By |December 23rd, 2015|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

On Thursday, December 10, the ALS Board welcomed its newest member. Virginia Katz, appointed by the Saint Louis County Board of Commissioners, was given the library trustee oath of office by Marge McPeak, President of the ALS Governing Board. Ms. Katz is also a member of the Duluth Public Library Board. Welcome to the board!

University of Minnesota Extension Service

By |December 18th, 2015|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

The University of Minnesota Extension Service offers resources for living healthy and living well. Click here for more information.

Library Catalog Goes Mobile!

By |December 16th, 2015|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

Library users across the region are now able to access library books, movies, and music using the BookMyne app on your phones and tablets! BookMyne offers all the capabilities of your local library account but on-the-go, providing mobile access to in-demand library materials. BookMyne allows library customers to search the catalog, place holds, and view [...]

Gilbert Publilc Library’s Unique Collection

By |December 11th, 2015|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

When I visited the Gilbert Public Library, Library Director Nicole Miller was excited to show me the unique collection of prom and formal dresses the library circulates. (One dress could possibly be a wedding dress.) What a fantastic service! Nicole is pictured here with her favorite dress of the collection:

New Titles in the ALS Professional Collection

By |December 3rd, 2015|Legacy Events ORIGINAL|

Greetings and happy December!  Arrowhead Library System (ALS) has a long-standing commitment to maintaining a collection of current publication titles of interest to librarians, library staff and library trustees.  The collection is housed at the ALS building in Mountain Iron, but all titles can be requested via the online catalog (if you have a borrower's [...]