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…