Are you aware that the TNRL has an extensive collection of useful and interesting databases? If you’re interested in car maintenance, or simply want to know what a repair would cost, check out our Auto Repair Source database, available for free with your library card! Continue reading #StaffPick: Auto Repair Source
If you’re like me, you saw our Kids Book Bingo challenge last month and were pretty jealous. So our staff have put together a new reading challenge for everyone over the age of 12! Continue reading A Contest for the Rest of Us!
We’ve posted a new video to our YouTube channel with step-by-step instructions on how to apply online for a new library card: This temporary card will give you access to all of our digital content, including: Our extensive collection of eBooks … Continue reading Apply for a Library Card Online!
Code.org offers free computer science courses aimed at students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. Younger students can learn basic coding and create drawings and games with simple drag & drop blocks. Older students can learn how to design an app … Continue reading Learn to Code!
You may already be familiar with TumbleBooks, one of our online reading databases for kids, but the creators of TumbleBooks have just made some of their other databases freely available for library patrons right now! The best part is, there are no waitlists with these titles. So if you’re craving a book for teens, an audiobook, a romance, or some math books for children check these out! Continue reading (More) Free eBooks and eAudiobooks!
School Library Journal has put together an amazing list of resources for Online Learning. If an enormous list sounds a little overwhelming to you right now, we’ve highlighted our favourite very resources for teachers, parents, and children right here. Continue reading Home Learning Resources
In times of crisis one of the best things we can do for our mental health is occupy our minds with a good book. If the book in question is also a source of comfort- so much the better! Continue reading Favourite Comfort Reads for All Ages
NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration has created a great resource to help you escape your home and get out of this world! Check out NASA at Home for videos, podcasts, games, VR experiences, eBooks and more. There is something for would-be astronauts young and old!https://www.nasa.gov/specials/nasaathome/index.html Continue reading NASA at Home
We may not be able to share our amazing Budding Birder Backpacks with you right now, but we can still help you bird! Head on over to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and check out all the amazing resources they have in their eBird program – including a free bird identification app! Continue reading eBird-ing
Buzzfeed has put together a whole bucketful of 360 degree ride tours from Youtube. Continue reading Virtual Disney Rides