CLAMS Libraries Closed for Thanksgiving

Closed for Thanksgiving

CLAMS libraries will be closed Thursday for Thanksgiving. Please check with your local library for hours.

The library is always open online. Please check out eBooks & eAudios from OverDrive or Commonwealth eBook Collections.

happy thanksgiving!!

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Novels Written During NaNoWriMo

What is NaNoWriMo?
NaNoWriMo is National Novel Writing Month. It is an annual, Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November.

On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30.

Go to nanowrimo.org for more information.

To checkout digital titles written during NaNoWriMo view our list on OverDrive.

 

 

 

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Digital Media Checkout Challenge 2017

Digital Dash Checkout Challenge 2017

Digital Dash – Checkout Challenge

The CLAMS Library Network is on a mission: Get more people to try digital reading!

While we have offered eBooks and eAudiobooks to the community through our partnership with OverDrive for 8 years, we know that many people are still surprised to learn their library card gives them access to thousands of FREE digital titles.

Throughout the rest of this year, the CLAMS Library Network is participating in OverDrive’s “Digital Dash” checkout challenge.

Our 2017 total checkout goal for OverDrive is: 325,572
Right now, we’re 79% to that goal.

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Big Library Read October 12th – October 26th, 2017

October Big Library Read

 

Join #BigLibraryRead, the largest global eBook club! 📖

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Kazuo Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize In Literature

Kazuo Ishiguro

The Swedish Academy has chosen Kazuo Ishiguro as the winner of the Nobel Prize in literature. Continue reading

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Banned Books Week

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Banned Books Week is celebrated every year. According to the American Library Association, “Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community — librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers — in shared support of the freedom to seek and express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular.”

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Feature Highlights From Our New Catalog — Encore

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Here’s a list of some new features and search tips you can use in Encore.

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Meet Libby

Meet OverDrive's New App - LibbyMeet Libby

Did you know the CLAMS Library Network has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? Go to clamsnet.overdrive.com for titles. You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand. Continue reading

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CLAMS Online Services Unavailable This Sunday

UPDATE: We’re back online. All upgrades have been completed.

🚨ALERT! All CLAMS online catalogs will be offline the evening of Sunday, September 24th, 2017, for planned software upgrades.
Access to any service that requires your CLAMS login will be unavailable during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.🚨

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CLAMS Online Services Unavailable Sunday

🚨ALERT! All CLAMS online catalogs will be offline the morning of Sunday, September 10th, 2017, for planned server upgrades.
Access to any service that requires your CLAMS login will be unavailable during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.🚨

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