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planoteenscene:

artbymoga:

My perfect day.

Just thinking to myself that tomorrow is Friday…tomorrow is Friday, guys.

planoteenscene:

artbymoga:

My perfect day.

Just thinking to myself that tomorrow is Friday…tomorrow is Friday, guys.

18 09/14

Today is Read an eBook Day!

How do you celebrate Read an eBook Day? Read! (it’s so simple!)

Check out our eBook collections from PinDigital and eRead Illinois.  Need a suggestion?  Here’s a sample of what our collections have to offer.

The Maze Runner by James Dashner
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
Defending Jacob by William Landay
Inferno by Dan Brown
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
King and Maxwell by David Baldacci
River Road by Jayne Ann Krentz
The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
No Safe House by Linwood Barclay

Don’t forget to share your eReading experience on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #eBookDay - you’ll be entered to win a tablet from Overdrive!  See their website for more information.

18 09/14

WHEN I REALLY WANT TO BUY A BOOK BUT I REALLY CAN’T AFFORD IT

geplteenscene:

dukeofbookingham:

It’s like:

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Suggestion: hit up your library.  Not the same as owning a book, I know, but definitely helps with the “really can’t afford it” problem!

17 09/14

Read an eBook Day is tomorrow!  Celebrate by downloading an eBook from PinDigital or eRead Illinois (all you need is your PPLD library card).  

Need a suggestion?

Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich
Winter’s Tale by Mark Helprin
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
If I Stay by Gayle Forman
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Dark Witch by Nora Roberts
Sycamore Row by John Grisham
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

Don’t forget to share your eReading experience on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #eBookDay - you’ll be entered to win a tablet from Overdrive!  See their website for more information.

17 09/14

Two days until International Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Get ready for International Talk Like a Pirate Day by practicing your yarrrs and ahoys with Mango Languages.  Your PPLD library card gets you free access to Mango’s 60+ language courses which includes Pirate!

We’re also giving away four pirate swag bags to celebrrrrrate - just stop by the reference desk or email us at reference@plainfieldpubliclibrary.org for a chance to win.  Check our website for more information, and get started improving your parley today!

17 09/14

ppldtravel:

just another day on an Irish farm 

#sheepherding 

17 09/14

todaysdocument:

Happy 227th #ConstitutionDay!

September 17 is designated as Constitution Day and Citizenship Day to commemorate the signing of the U.S. Constitution in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787. Learn more about the U.S. Constitution through programs, and resources from the National Archives:

Have you ever been to the usnatarchives to see the Constitution in person?  

Bonus question - have you ever slept over in the same room as the Constitution?

(Source: research.archives.gov, via ccclibrary)

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library-lessons:

Okay…begin!
-image via The Reading Room

library-lessons:

Okay…begin!

-image via The Reading Room

(via mal-ya)

16 09/14
arlingtonvalib:

explainervideo:

The solar system in 1 gif!!!    more educational gifs«

Cool.

arlingtonvalib:

explainervideo:

The solar system in 1 gif!!!    more educational gifs«

Cool.

(via alkeklibrary)

16 09/14
16 09/14

Read an eBook Day is only a couple days away!  How can you celebrate?  Read!  Check out our eBook collections from PinDigital and eRead Illinois (all you need is your PPLD library card).  

Need a suggestion?  Try one of these eBooks!

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith
Mistress by James Patterson and David Ellis
Dust by Patricial Cornwell
Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
Looking for Alaska by John Green
Heaven is For Real by Todd Burpo
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

Don’t forget to share your eReading experience on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #eBookDay - you’ll be entered to win a tablet from Overdrive!  See their website for more information.

16 09/14

cjredwine:

It’s here! The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Trailer – “The Mockingjay Lives”

(Source: youtube.com, via yahighway)

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