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Conflict at/in Your Library
April 4, 2010

The library-mind is not human. It does not judge or distinguish or differentiate right ideas from wrong ideas. An idea is an idea, and the entire spectrum of ideas is broadcast to all, restricted by nothing.

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Sometimes The Movie Is Better
April 3, 2010

I read Shutter Island and promptly forgot about it, but the movie trailer scares me and the images will remain with me far longer than Lehane's words.

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Sit and Knit
April 2, 2010

Need more inspiration? Patterns are also available at the Half Moon Bay Library.

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eReaders and Library eBooks
April 1, 2010

In anticipation of having folks with new eReaders wanting to know if their device is compatible with the library's eBooks, I sent an inquiry to Overdrive, the company behind the library's main eBook collection, the Northern California Digital Library.

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Bears, Bears, and More Bears!
March 31, 2010

Jill Greenberg, perhaps better known for her often controversial celebrity photography, uses lighting and retouching to create these captivating and strangely human-like bear portraits.

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Humorous Cakes
March 30, 2010

"A Cake Wreck is any cake that is an intentionally sad, silly, creepy, or inappropriate."

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Partner With Your Library for Travel Plans
March 28, 2010

If there is something you have checked out recently that helped you plan your own trip (or just enriched your experience), please post a comment and share your find with the community!p>

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Where in the World is Gourmet's Ruth Reichl?
March 26, 2010

Reichl caught at my heart when she wrote of growing up in a strangely dysfunctional household where her manic-depressive mother made light of feeding guests moldy food at cocktail parties.

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Hidden Treasure: For All The World War II Enthusiasts
March 25, 2010

Our first hidden treasure may not ring everyone's chimes, but you World War II enthusiasts will love this one.

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