Monday, May 23, 2011

It's Summer! Now What Do I Read?

Summer's here, you have so much free time to read, but the library's closed, and there is no one to recommend a good book to you! Well, fear not! Check out these awesome book review sites, and head on down to the public library and check yourself out a book!

At Your Library
Story Snoops
Books for Tween Boys
Books for Teen Guys
Books for Tween Girls
Books for Teen Gals

And don't forget to leave a comment here if you find a great book you want to share!

Monday, May 16, 2011

The Stools are Done!

Many thanks to the students in Ms. Brady's and Mr. Nelson's class for working on these stools and beautifying the library. We will now remember you for many years to come!

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

PAC Logo Contest Winner Announced!

Congratulations to Autumn Federowski from Service High School, she is the winner of the PAC Logo Contest!  Look for Autumn's logo to start appearing as the library's Public Access Catalog icon starting next fall. 

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Loussac Summer Reading Celebration

The Anchorage Public Library's teen summer reading celebration has been announced!  The theme is You Are Here, and all you have to do is read 1500 minutes to earn cool teen prizes!  You can keep track of your minutes online.  To sign up:
  • Go here
  • Click on "You Are Here: Teen Summer Reading Celebration"
  • Click on "Sign Me Up"
  • Enter your information.  Don't have a library card? Use your phone number twice (it needs a 14 digit number).
  • When you've finished reading a book, click on "Add/View Log" and enter the book information.  Your account will keep track of your minutes, and you can write a cool book review at the same time! 
  • To read other teen's reviews, and see if there is anything you want to read, don't forget to read the reviews at the bottom of your home page!

Monday, May 2, 2011

Last Week of Checkouts

Hurry!  Hurry! Hurry and check out books while you can!  The last day to check out is Wednesday.  Then all books are due back by THIS Friday, May 6th.  So read quickly!  Now is the time to go through your locker, clean out your binder, check under your bed, pull library books from your bookshelf at home, and clean out the refrigerator!  We want our books back!