Rhyme Time – Five Fat Peas

At every library story time, parents and children have the opportunity to learn and practice early literacy skills. Early literacy skills are all the things that children learn to help them get ready to read before they actually start to learn how to read independently. One important aspect of successful reading is comprehension. In order…
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Early Tucson Libraries

From the Librarian Files Before philanthropist Andrew Carnegie offered $25,000 for the construction of a public library building in Tucson in 1899, Tucson was home to a few small libraries. In 1867, the capital of the Arizona Territory came to Tucson from Prescott and with it came the Territorial Library. By January 1877, the Territorial…
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