Lovers of Western literature mourn the recent passing of two of the genre’s most notable craftsmen. Ivan Doig, who died last week at his home in Se…
This week marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of Abraham Lincoln's assassination. Here's some interesting titles and links about …
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For National Library Week, we shared the Library Value Calculator so you can see how much money you save by using the library.
If you are looking for some light romance mixed in with your Christian fiction, PCPL staff suggest trying these authors.
Who says poetry is stuffy and hard to grasp? Check out these fun Pima County Public Library titles- even the kids poems will have you in sti…
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Bike to Your Library on April 18. Get some fresh air, exercise, and an exclusive I Love My Library sticker.
(Tucson, Ariz.) If the library was 100 percent successful, what would our community look like? Attend a community forum in April and May and tell u…
When should you use the new catalog, and when does the Classic Catalog still have an edge? Straight talk about search results here!
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Grab your cape and your favorite book to start your Summer Reading adventure!
The Grand Canyon Reader Award is a reader award program for students in Arizona. Students vote annually on their favorite book in the categ…
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Do you ever find it difficult to find picture books that might interest an older child? Maybe you work with older students who struggle to …
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Watch the trailer for this fun picture book by hilarious Tucson Festival of Books author Mac Barnett.
The New Directions Institute provides parents and caregivers with tools to help children enter school ready to learn.
Celebrate National Poetry Month by discovering PCPL's collection of poetry books for young children. You'll laugh, your kids will laugh, and…
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Come to Fiesta Grande for food, live music, carnival rides, and way too much fun!
"El primer gobernador hispano de Arizona, Raúl Héctor Castro, quien también sirvió como embajador estadounidense en tres países, fallec
¿Sabía que puede bajar audiolibros directamente a su computadora? Aquí hay varios libros infantiles traducidos y leídos en español que uste…
La Biblioteca de semillas es una colección de semillas de polinización abierta y semillas de variedades tradicionales en donde usted pued
Ver lo que la biblioteca tiene para tu ereader.
The first James Bond book "Casino Royale" by Ian Fleming was published on April 13, 1953 in England. 13 books later, over 20 movies, countle…
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Meet others from around the world who care about food sustainability and the preservation of genetic seed diversity.
This little book of essays by Gary Nabhan celebrates food and culture in the borderlands. Each chapter is a mix of personal stori…
Escape the humdrum day-to-day with these quirky PCPL books and movies about figuring your life out via the open road.
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First, they came from graphic novels, then they arrived on our TV screens. Are you ready to face The Walking Dead?
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Searching for a job can take time and lots of energy. Use these helpful tips to put your search on the right track.
Catalyst Cafés for April, May, June, July, August, and September
Where new ideas + local know-how meet
4/14: Instagram vs. Pinterest for Busine…
Optics, the MAP AZ Dashboard, SALC and the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona , downtown revitalization and a local success stories.
These are all books on how businesses can do well by doing good. A revision of a list created in 2013 for the Catalyst Cafe.
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Learn about filmmaking with the help of professionals from Pan Left Productions by making trailer-length films based on favorite books.
Shades of Lord of the Rings and Eragon! If you liked those books you'll enjoy Slathbog's Gold. it was a fun read.
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I dislike romances. And when I say dislike, I mean I'd rather have rabid hamsters gnaw at my eyeballs than read a sappy and/or tragic love story. T…
The YWCA will be hosting three 4-hour workshops that will help teens navigate life's financial pitfalls and grab its opportunities.
PCPL's River Teen Tribunal spent some time highlighting some of their favorite books. Like what you see? Check out their blogs on other titl…
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One thing I cherish about life is that moment when I know I’ve discovered music that will deeply enrich my life; when I discover an artist or a ban…
Do you wonder if other authors kill off their main characters as fast as George R. R. Martin? Try these eBooks and eAudiobooks!
Grab an eBook or audio download with a 2015 movie based on it: Mockingjay, Wrinkle in Time, Fifty Shades, Longest Ride, Inferno, and more!
We've got 'em! Download eBooks and audiobooks here!
Sometime famous narrators can be a good thing; sometimes it's a bad thing. Try some of these OverDrive audiobooks and see for yourself.
County budget presentations continue through May 12. The library's presentation is among those on Tuesday, April 21.
Resources on motorcycling over long distances.
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The Bookbike will be waiting for you at Santa Rita Park from 10am-3pm. We hope to see you there!
On our Facebook page: an interview by one of our librarians with former AZ Governer Raul H. Castro, and a heartfelt review of his memoir.
April 2, 2015. Bats have been spotted under the Campbell Ave. bridge at the Rillito River. You can view the bats fly out from under the bridge at s…
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