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Creative Studio Maker Space: What Will You Create Today?

Greetings creatives, tinkerers, dreamers, artists, and makers! We are happy to welcome you to the Creative Studio Maker Space, now open at the Library. This collaborative space is for you to use to learn creative software, try out an idea, pick up a new hobby, create a one-of-a-kind gift, or expand on the skills you’ve […]

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Spark Joy With the Life-Changing Magic of the Library

Marie Kondo’s bestselling book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up has graced library shelves since 2014, but her new Netflix show, Tidying Up With Marie Kondo hit library Rokus in January. Using the KonMari Method, Marie Kondo helps individuals declutter their home on camera. Here’s how the library can help you tidy your own home […]

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5 Lynda.com Courses You Didn’t Know You Needed

Have you used Lynda.com before?  If not, prepare yourself – it’s a tad addictive. I was lucky enough to be introduced to Lynda during my undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois (courtesy of our generous library system, of course.  Yay libraries!)  I used it primarily to learn web development skills like HTML/CSS, accessibility coding, […]

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