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The Great Courses and OneClickdigital The Great Courses and OneClickdigital

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Did you know more than 300 of The Great Courses are available for audio download with OneClickdigital? These "classes" bring college-level instruction to you on a huge variety of topics without the tuition and exams. Below are some of the best-selling and most popula…
Did you know more than 300 of The Great Courses are available for audio download with OneClickdigital? These "classes" bring col…

Listening is the Basis of Good Leadershi… Listening is the Basis of Good Leadershi…

recommended by PimaLib_JenM
...so why not hone your listening skills by checking out these audiobooks on leadership? Try downloadable audiobooks or pick up the CD vers…
...so why not hone your listening skills by checking out these audiobooks on leadership? Try downloadable audiobooks or pick up the CD vers…

Nuestras Raíces inicio Nuestras Raíces inicio

!Bienvenidos a la biblioteca!
!Bienvenidos a la biblioteca!

The Dime

Betty Rhyzyk kicks butt. She is my new favorite character and this is my new favorite series. Author Kathleen Kent needs to get writing, bec… More
recommended by PimaLib_ElizabethT

How do you say...? Como se dice...? Sid… How do you say...? Como se dice...? Sid…

recommended by PimaLib_VickiL
Have you met a new friend just with a smile because you don't speak their language? Would you like to learn their language? The Pima County …
Have you met a new friend just with a smile because you don't speak their language? Would you like to learn their language? The Pima County …

Books & Authors

Silhouettes Silhouettes

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Silhouette - n. 1. A drawing consisting of the outline of something, esp. a human profile...
Silhouette - n. 1. A drawing consisting of the outline of something, esp. a human profile...

Make the time to get physically fit! Make the time to get physically fit!

recommended by PimaLib_ShirleyL
All too often, we hear of a friend or colleague who has passed away unexpectedly. That is a reminder for us to take care of ourselves. Ta…
All too often, we hear of a friend or colleague who has passed away unexpectedly. That is a reminder for us to take care of ourselves. Ta…

Abbett Book Choices Abbett Book Choices

Jul 19th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Our monthly book club for adults who read popular titles recommended by group members will discuss THE BOYS IN THE BOAT by Daniel Brown.
Our monthly book club for adults who read popular titles recommended by group members will discuss THE BOYS IN THE BOAT by Daniel Brown.

Swedish Author Fredrik Backman on Gettin… Swedish Author Fredrik Backman on Gettin…

recommended by PimaLib_MaryG
Have you ever thought about getting old? I don't mean planning your estate and making sure you have enough money socked away. I mean have y…
Have you ever thought about getting old? I don't mean planning your estate and making sure you have enough money socked away. I mean have y…

Books about Books Books about Books

recommended by PimaLib_KellyK
As most book nerds will, I read any books about books that I can get my hands on. This list contains some of my favorites as well as titles…
As most book nerds will, I read any books about books that I can get my hands on. This list contains some of my favorites as well as titles…

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What new stuff are people searching for at PCPL? Put it on hold, and find "readalikes" and "watchalikes" to tide you over while you wait.
What new stuff are people searching for at PCPL? Put it on hold, and find "readalikes" and "watchalikes" to tide you over while you wait.

There's No Place Like Home There's No Place Like Home

recommended by PimaLib_RoseK
April 22nd is Earth Day! Take some time to learn more about this giant space-marble we carbon based life forms call home, and how to care for it.
April 22nd is Earth Day! Take some time to learn more about this giant space-marble we carbon based life forms call home, and how to care f…

Let's be safe in the heat Let's be safe in the heat

There is an extreme heat advisory called for this coming Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, with more heat (we're guessing) to come this summe…
There is an extreme heat advisory called for this coming Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, with more heat (we're guessing) to come this summe…

Weekly Waitlist Watch: June 11, 2017 Weekly Waitlist Watch: June 11, 2017

recommended by PimaLib_HollyS
We’ve all had it happen: You hear about a book and go to your local library to find it. But then it hits you; you’re not the only one. Dozens of people have gotten there before you and are now ahead of you on the waitlist. Don’t fret! We have plenty to recommend.
We’ve all had it happen: You hear about a book and go to your local library to find it. But then it hits you; you’re not the only one. Doze…

We Recommend

The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue

It was the best of reads, it was the worst of reads, or so it seemed to me. The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue, author of Room, among other titles, has a lot going for it, yet some aspects of this middle school novel left me unimpressed. The story centers on a nontraditional…
It was the best of reads, it was the worst of reads, or so it seemed to me. The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue, author of Room, among o…

Create your own TED conference Create your own TED conference

recommended by PimaLib_JenM
Getting to the annual TED conference in Vancouver may be out of reach, but you can create your own TED conference using titles from...
Getting to the annual TED conference in Vancouver may be out of reach, but you can create your own TED conference using titles from...

The Truth Is A Cave in the Black Mountai…

This brief audio-novella, dramatized by the author and accompanied by the string quartet FourPlay, is riveting. Although I dislike the conce… More
recommended by PimaLib_SamR

Pollinator Gardening Pollinator Gardening

Jun 20th | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Learn about the importance of pollinators in the vegetable garden and how you can invite them by creating beneficial habitat using native p…
Learn about the importance of pollinators in the vegetable garden and how you can invite them by creating beneficial habitat using native plants from organic gardener and Arizona native Brandon Merchant of Southwest Victory Gardens. Bring your lunch!

Summer Reading

Voyage to the Pacific Islands Voyage to the Pacific Islands

Jun 28th | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Take a tour through five Pacific islands and learn about the languages, foods, and music. On your final destination you will arrive in Haw…
Take a tour through five Pacific islands and learn about the languages, foods, and music. On your final destination you will arrive in Hawaii and learn to Hula! Open to all ages. Presented by Siva Maia Polynesian Dancers!

The Silken Thread – A Puppet Show The Silken Thread – A Puppet Show

Jun 28th | 9:30am - 10:00am
The glistening story of how silk was discovered by a Chinese Empress, when a cocoon fell in her cup of tea, The Silken Thread is an adventu…
The glistening story of how silk was discovered by a Chinese Empress, when a cocoon fell in her cup of tea, The Silken Thread is an adventu…

Paper Circuits Building Workshop Paper Circuits Building Workshop

Jun 27th | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
This is a basic introductory class in building direct current circuits (DC) using batteries, switches, LEDs and sensors. Space is limited,…
This is a basic introductory class in building direct current circuits (DC) using batteries, switches, LEDs and sensors. Space is limited,…

Children's Play Time Children's Play Time

May 19th | 9:30am - Jul 14th | 9:30am
Main Children's Meeting Room
Join the fun with your little ones (ages 1-4) as we share toys, puzzles and enriching activities in air-conditioned comfort.
Join the fun with your little ones (ages 1-4) as we share toys, puzzles and enriching activities in air-conditioned comfort.

Reading's an adventure @ AZ State Parks Reading's an adventure @ Arizona State Parks and Trails

WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!! Discover the beauty of Arizona and pick up your free one time day use park pass at any library. Visit more than 30 parks across the state, including some in our own backyard: Catalina, Oracle, and Picacho Peak State Parks. Other parks are within a day’s dri…
Discover the beauty of Arizona and pick up your free one time day use park pass at any library (while supplies last). Visit more than 30 pa…

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