Bill Moyers on Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week - Celebrate the Freedom to Read September 30 - October 6, 2012 On the 30th anniversary of Banned Books Week, Bill explains why censorship is the biggest enemy of truth. Bill Moyers on Banned Books Week from on Vimeo. Come to Kirk Library to check out a banned book! Below are … Continue reading Bill Moyers on Banned Books Week


Got Bookmarks? Use iCrumz!

Do you save a lot of bookmarks on your Internet browser on your computer and find that they've disappeared when you use another computer?  Or you save your bookmarks in Internet Explorer and can't find them when you use Mozilla Firefox?  There's a simple solution to your problem.  It's called online bookmarking. Online bookmarking is … Continue reading Got Bookmarks? Use iCrumz!

New Videos From Films on Demand

New titles from Films Media Group have been added to the following Films On Demand streaming video collections: •  Business & Economics Collection •  Science & Mathematics Collection •  Health & Medicine Collection •  Archival Films & Newsreels Collection To access these titles, go to Films on Demand and log in, or just click on the Title URLs provided … Continue reading New Videos From Films on Demand

Help International Students Write Better Essays

At a recent ATL Conference in Spokane, Tacoma Community College faculty Mary Fox and Wendy Larsen gave a great presentation on "Please Explain a Five-Paragraph Essay, so I'll Know How Not to Write One: The Challenges Facing Second Language Writers." Among the many culture shocks international students experience, writing an American style essay is something … Continue reading Help International Students Write Better Essays

Next Generation of Digital Books

Software developer Mike Matas demos the first full-length interactive book for the iPad -- with clever, swipeable video and graphics and some very cool data visualizations to play with. The book is "Our Choice," Al Gore's sequel to "An Inconvenient Truth."

Tell us what you love about Kirk Library!

Tell us what you love about Kirk Library! What does the Kirk Library mean to you? Celebrate National Library Week: take a snapshot of your library experience and share it! Click Here To Leave Your Comments Libraries all over Washington will be taking a ‘snapshot’—collecting information this spring to capture the impact that Washington libraries … Continue reading Tell us what you love about Kirk Library!