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Learn4Life Is Now Gale Courses
Learn4Life is now called Gale Courses. It may have a new name but this great database still offers the same valuable educational experience. Using just your library card you can choose from over 350 online courses. They are instructor-led, and each course lasts six weeks. You don’t have to be online at a certain time to take the classes. Lessons are released every Wednesday and Friday for the…
Thanks for your question, @mandy-monstar. No, the name change doesn’t affect any classes already in progress nor does it affect any future classes. Let us know if you have any other questions!
Make of the Month: Toothy Toothbrush Timer
make /māk Verb: Form (something) by putting parts together or combining substances; construct; create.
You can find inspiration for so many creative project ideas through the library collection. MAKE Magazine is one of the most interesting resources we have. Each bimonthly issue is full of ideas and projects of all kinds. Here is our Make of the Month courtesy of the good folks at Makezine.com.…
Book Review: Good Prose
Good Prose: The Art of Nonfiction by Tracy Kidder & Richard Todd. Reviewed by Louise Hilton.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Kidder and his longtime editor and friend Richard Todd offer advice on writing nonfiction in this elegant little book. Letting us know right from the start how fervently they believe in the “power of story and character,” the authors affirm that “the techniques of…