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How Did That Get on My Shelf?

By Lara Luck / July 29, 2016

With so many books published each year, how does the Library choose which titles to purchase and add to the collection? Well, that’s the job of our Collection Development Manager who coordinate material purchasing for the library. A fancy way of saying she reads through book review publications, publisher emails, catalogs, etc. and chooses what she thinks you, our customers, will want to read in the next week, month, and year. However, there more to it than simply reading reviews.

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Central Library Construction Update

By Don Dwiggins / July 25, 2016

Mark Gill, of Frank L. Blum Construction Company and Project Superintendent of the new Central Library renovations gives an update on the state on how work is progressing as the Library moves toward its scheduled re-opening in mid 2017.


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Small Business Center "Pathway to Success" series at Southside

By Jody Lohman / July 22, 2016

Are you thinking about getting into business for yourself? Understanding the basics of starting a business takes you from idea to opportunity. Discover the resources available to help you start and successfully operate your business. Join us for one session, or all, as your schedule allows.

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Prepare for College @ Southside Branch

By Jody Lohman / July 21, 2016

Learn about SAT/ACT strategies, financial aid, writing a college essay, finding grants and scholarships, and the college admissions process at Southside Branch.


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Gotta catch 'em all!

By Jacquelyn White / July 15, 2016

Have you taken up the challenge to become a Pokémon trainer? Well, you're in luck. Stop by some of our branch locations and surrounding areas to spot some elusive Pokémon and up your trainer cred!

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Back issues of the Winston-Salem Chronicle Now Available for Viewing Online

By Don Dwiggins / July 15, 2016

Years 1974-1987 and 1989-1996 have been digitized

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