What Horse is Not a Horse?

A seahorse, of course! Harriet Ziefert's latest picture book, What Ship is Not a Ship?, is a "guessing game for your brain." You will have great fun reading and playing! Build your child's vocabulary and understanding of common words like bear, hat, dog, room and many more with this beautifully designed picture- dictionary book.  While this is not a […]

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5 super cool ways to enjoy your library this summer

This article by PCPL's Communications Manager Kenya Johnson was originally published in the Arizona Daily Star on May 18, 2014.  Spoiler alert: I’m going get a little braggy about the Pima County Public Library right now. Plain and simple, it’s 24-7 of Way Super Cool.  Step inside any of our libraries—we have 27 of them—or go […]

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27 new citizens sworn in at the Valencia Library

One hundred people attended a special ceremony at the Valencia Library to welcome 27 teenagers who received their Certificates of Citizenship from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The new Americans came from a variety of countries including Iraq, Mexico, Peru and Somalia. Citizenship ceremonies are just one of the […]

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Pima County’s LGBT services, resources set a national trend

This article by Library Associates Caitlin Burns and Wayne Wheeler was originally published in the Arizona Daily Star on Oct. 25, 2014. The Pima County Public Library was one of the first library systems in the country to have an LGBT committee that also had the full support from library administrators to provide library resources […]

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