Browse Site by Tags

Showing related tags and posts accross the entire site.
  • Vote early at the library

    Early voting at five EVPL locations begins Monday, October 15 and will end November 2. Library voting locations: Central Library (in the second floor Quiet Study Room) McCollough Branch Oaklyn Branch North Park Branch Red Bank Branch Voting hours: Monday-Thursday: noon-6:00 pm Friday: noon-5:00 pm Please...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by knightvision@evpl on 10-04-2012
  • Constitution Day -- September 17th

    September 17th is the anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution. It's a great day to spend some time learning about this important document that affects all of us who live in the United States of America. If you click right here , you'll go to the National Archives page for...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by Shh_ImReading@evpl on 09-16-2010
  • Colorful Fantasy Adventure

    A few months ago I realized it had been a long time since I'd read any science fiction or fantasy novels. When I started making a list of titles to try, a friend recommended Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson . Now I'm recommending it to you because this is a book that has everything: mystery, romance...
    Posted to Books Blog (Weblog) by Shh_ImReading@evpl on 01-09-2010
  • The Health Care Reform Act turmoil

    Opinions and concerns abound about this issue, sometimes to the point that the facts get obscured. Can I separate all the facts from the fiction? Nope, I can be duped and sucked in as easily as the next person. But I can tell you where to go to form your own opinions undiluted by anyone else with an...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by SuDocQueen@evpl on 08-18-2009
  • Speak your mind‚Ķopinions welcome, wanted, and appreciated

    Hello out there to everyone in EVPL blogland, I have a dilemma that I could use your help with. Every year I sit down to plan a workshop on useful government documents and websites (more websites than actual documents now-a-days) and every year I get overwhelmed with the glut of information I could offer…...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by SuDocQueen@evpl on 07-09-2009
  • My Land is Dying, by Harry Caudill

    Why review a 38 year old book? When I spotted this book, I remembered the name Harry Caudill because of his book Night Comes to the Cumberland s . I read that book after reading a chapter about Harry Caudill in a book of essays by Wendell Berry called What Are People For? Now, I've been an admirer...
    Posted to Books Blog (Weblog) by Bufkinite@evpl on 04-14-2009
  • Official ".gov" web site of the office of the President Elect

    It's been said that Barack Obama ran a transformational campaign, and is a transformational political figure. Now, with the advent of www.change.gov , we have what looks like the beginning of a transformational Presidency. This is the official ".gov" website of the office of the President...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by Bufkinite@evpl on 11-08-2008
  • The candidates on the issues

    There are a couple of good websites that outline the Sen. McCain's and Sen. Obama's stands on the issues. First, of course, are their own websites: http://www.johnmccain.com/Informing/Issues/ http://www.barackobama.com/issues/ Recommended third-party sites include: http://www.ontheissues.org...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by googler@evpl on 10-23-2008
  • Fact vs Fiction in Political Campaigns

    As elections approach, decisions about how to vote are being made. And political campaigns and candidates have been known to bend the truth in their efforts to get the votes. The PBS blog, Media Shift, had a helpful article this week, Political Fact-Check Sites Proliferate, But Can They Break Through...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by Meditatinglibrarian@evpl on 09-25-2008
  • The Food We Eat: New Ways of Thinking About Food

    Red Bank Branch has two upcoming events concerning our food and where it comes from. On Wednesday September 24 at 6:30pm Marvin Kemper and Joe Schalansky of Seton Harvest will be speaking. Seton Harvest is a CSA, or community supported agriculture project. Next, on Wednesday October 15 at 6:30pm Suzan...
    Posted to Books Blog (Weblog) by Shh_ImReading@evpl on 09-22-2008
Page 1 of 2 (18 items) 1 2 Next >