September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

Since 1987, Library Card Sign-Up Month has been held each September to mark the beginning of the school year. During the month, the American Library Association and libraries unite in a national effort to ensure every child signs-up for their own library card. This September, DC’s Wonder Woman is embarking on a new mission to champion…

Quarantined Materials

Our library system has continuously been doing REALM studies on all of our library materials. They are tested to see how long the virus stays on library materials. After their most recent study, they have asked all libraries to put the quarantine time back to 7 days. Please don’t panic when you see materials that…

Playaway (The All-In-One Audio Book)

Carlock Library now has a few Playaway items. What is Playway? Playaway is the pre-loaded audiobook that gives patrons the portability and freedom to listen to audiobooks anytime, anywhere. It’s the easiest way to circulate everything from bestsellers to new releases, promote literacy, and help patrons introduce more books into their lives every year. Adult Fiction 13…

New Books

Adult Fiction An Appalachian Summer by Ann H. Gabhart Anxious People by Fredrik Backman Britt Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams Deadlock: An FBI Thriller by Catherine Coulter Don’t Ever Forget by Matthew Farrell The End of Her by Shari Lapena The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline…

New Movies

The Big Ugly: Anglo-American relations go bad when London mob bosses invest in a West Virginia oil deal in hopes of laundering dirty money. Rated: R The Invisible Man: When Cecilia’s abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn…

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About the Carlock Library

The mission of the Carlock Public Library District is to provide educational, informational, and recreational materials and services to people of all ages in the Library’s service district. Our goal is to enrich the community and introduce all of our patrons, especially the children, to the joy of books. The Library cooperates with other libraries…