Newly Added OverDrive Audio Books

Hi everyone, new downloadable audio books have just been added to OverDrive!

For your convenience here’s a like to a PDF list:

Newly Added OverDrive Audio Books March 28, 2016

And here is a pasted copy of the list:

Newly Added OverDrive Audio Books March 28, 2016:

1924: The Year That Made Hitler (unabridged) by Peter Ross Range, Paul Hodgson

The Cold Dish: Walt Longmire Mystery Series, Book 1 (unabridged) by Craig Johnson, George Guidall

Dark Fire: Shardlake Series, Book 2 (unabridged)   by C. J. Sansom, Steven Crossley

Death Without Company: Walt Longmire Mystery Series, Book 2 (unabridged) by Craig Johnson, George Guidall

Duke of My Heart: Season for Scandal Series, Book 1 (unabridged) by Kelly Bowen, Ashford McNab

Fevre Dream by George R. R. Martin, Ron Donachie

Fool Moon: The Dresden Files Series, Book 2 (unabridged) by Jim Butcher, James Marsters

The Forbidden Library: Forbidden Library Series, Book 1 (unabridged) by Django Wexler, Cassandra Morris

The Forgetting Time: A Novel (unabridged) by Sharon Guskin, Susan Bennett, David Pittu

The Gangster: Isaac Bell Series, Book 9 (unabridged) by Clive Cussler, Justin Scott, Scott Brick

A Girl’s Guide to Moving On: A Novel (unabridged) by Debbie Macomber, Nancy Linari, Allyson Ryan, Debbie Macomber

The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison, Kyle McCarley

The Grownup: A Story by the Author of Gone Girl (unabridged) by Gillian Flynn, Julia Whelan

The High Mountains of Portugal: A Novel (unabridged) by Yann Martel, Mark Bramhall

Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck (unabridged) by Adam Cohen, Dan Woren

Jeremy Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall, 1783-1787 (unabridged) by Winston Graham, Oliver Hembrough

The Lightkeepers: A Novel (unabridged)    by Abby Geni, Xe Sands

Me Before You: Me Before You Series, Book 1 (unabridged) by Jojo Moyes, Susan Lyons, Andrew Wincott, et al.

On My Own by Diane Rehm

The Ruins of Gorlan: Ranger’s Apprentice Series, Book 1 (unabridged) by John A. Flanagan, John Keating,

Splinter the Silence: Tony Hill/Carol Jordan Series, Book 9 (unabridged) by Val McDermid, Gerard Doyle

St. Peter’s Fair: Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, Book 4 (unabridged) by Ellis Peters, Johanna Ward

The Steel Kiss: Lincoln Rhyme Series, Book 12 (unabridged) by Jeffery Deaver, Edoardo Ballerini

The Swans of Fifth Avenue: A Novel (unabridged) by Melanie Benjamin, Cassandra Campbell, Paul Boehmer

The Widow by Fiona Barton, Hannah Curtis, Nicholas Guy Smith

Have a great day!

Linda, SSCL

 

3 D Printed Items!

Here are several recently printed 3 D items!

Fossil Fish

Elephant

Pendants

Owl

Hooks 2

You too can print 3 D items in Creation Station, the library’s makerspace!

You can design your own items using free software including:

Tinkercad
https://www.tinkercad.com/

SketchUp
http://www.sketchup.com/

Or, you can select objects to print from the Thingiverse site:
http://www.thingiverse.com/

3 D printing is cool!

Have a great day,
Linda, SSCL

Digital Literacy Programs & Creation Station Hours Week of March 28, 2016

Creation Station (Makerspace) Hours
Monday, March 28 & Wednesday, March 30: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tuesday, March 29 & Thursday, March 31: 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Creation Station is our makerspace in the library. Come in and make something incredible. Makerspace projects that will be available to be created at the Southeast Steuben County Library include:

• 3 D Printer created projects*
• Computer created projects
• Sewing projects*
• Scanning projects (slides, photos & documents)
• Art projects*
• Scrapbooking projects*
• Drawing

All Patrons interested in using the Creation Station will be required to receive training before using the space. Projects that require training are only accessible upon staff availability.

*Some projects will require a small fee for materials.

Note: Creation Station hours will be changing as of April 1! The new hours will be posted to our blogs later this week.

Digital Photo Slideshow: Back in the 20th century families used to gather to watch images of birthdays and family vacations projected onto living room walls. Nowadays almost all of us use digital cameras, but family slideshows don’t have to be a thing of the past. Using Microsoft PowerPoint we can create exciting slideshows with added music, and even video, and they can be viewed on our TVs and shared in a variety of ways, including online. Please bring a flash drive or CD with your photographs. We encourage you to bring your own laptop if you have Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 or newer, otherwise we are happy to provide laptops for everyone. To register for this program call the library at: 607-936-3713 x 502. You can also register by sending an email to: DIGLIT@STLS.ORG

Date/Time: Thursday, March 31, 2016, Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm

Programs On Deck for Next Week:

The Online Library: In the 21st Century a public library offers more than onsite access to books, DVDs and the Internet. Today public libraries offer patrons access to digital books, audiobooks, videos, magazines, interactive learning materials and special research resources 24/7 via computers, tablets and smartphones. This program will offer an overview of the digital library materials SSCL patrons can checkout and access from wherever they are at any time of the day or night. To register for this program call the library at: 607-936-3713 x 502. You can also register by sending an email to: DIGLIT@STLS.ORG

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 5, 2016, Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p. m.

Also Available:

Free Digital Literacy Appointments: If you need help in learning how to use a computer, tablet, e-reader or smartphone, or, if you want to learn how to use the equipment in our makerspace, Creation Station, you can make an appointment with a member of our Digital Literacy Services staff at a time that is convenient for you and we’ll show you the basic operating ropes!

To make a free technology appointment, call the library at 607-936-3713 x 502 or send an email to us at the following address: DIGLIT@STLS.ORG

All library programs are made possible by the Friends of the Library.

Newly Added OverDrive: Downloadable Audiobooks, E-Books & Streaming Videos: Mid-March 2016

Audiobooks:

A Selection of Poems by Tagore  Rabindranath Tagore, Shyama Perera, Copyright Group

Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle, Kevin R. Free

Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer

Mulberry Bush: A Novel by Charles McCarry

Notorious RBG by Irin Carmon

Shots on the Bridge by Ronnie Greene

Winter Stroll by Elin Hilderbrand

Witches of America by Alex Mar

Young Man’s Fancy: The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas Richard Matheson, Tony Plana, Stacy Keach

E-Books:

After the Tears: Helping Adult Children of Alcoholics Heal Their Childhood Trauma by Jane Middelton-Moz, Lorie Dwinell

All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders

Always Watching: A Novel by Lynette Eason

Aspects of the Novel by E. M. Forster

Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott

Black Dog Summer: A Novel by Miranda Sherry

Child of a Hidden Sea by A. M. Dellamonica

Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig by Stefan Zweig, Anthea Bell

Core of the Sun  Johanna Sinisalo, Lola Rogers

Curio by Evangeline Denmark

Dancing With the Devil: Nikki and Michael Book 1 by Keri Arthur

Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer

Deadly Satisfaction: Dangerous Love Series, Book 2 by Trice Hickman

Everything Divining the Future Book: From Runes and Tarot Cards to Tea Leaves and Crystals—predict What Fate Has in Store for You by Jenni Kosarin

Fair Sister by William Goyen

Feathered Bone by Julie Cantrell

Forbidden by Beverly Jenkins

Free Men: A Novel by Katy Simpson Smith

Good Goodbye: A Novel by by Carla Buckley

Hack: A F. X. Shepherd Novel by Kieran Crowley

Haunted: Arnaud Legacy Series, Book 1    Lynn Carthage

Hearts in Darkness: Nikki and Michael Book 2 by Keri Arthur

Home from the Vinyl Cafe: A Year of Stories by Stuart McLean

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

Land of Careful Shadows: Jimmy Vega Mystery Series, Book 1 by Suzanne Chazin

Lord Grizzly, Second Edition by Frederick Manfred, Freya Manfred, John R. Milton

Magnificent Seven by John Sturges, William Roberts, Yul Brynner

Murder Past Due: Cat in the Stacks Mystery Series, Book 1 by Miranda James

Nine Lives of Jacob Tibbs by Cylin Busby, Gerald Kelley

No Ordinary Love by Angela Weaver

Opposite of Everyone: A Novel by Joshilyn Jackson

Pools of Darkness by James M. Ward, Anne K. Brown

Quarry: Quarry Series, Book 1 by Max Allan Collins

Quarry’s List: Quarry Series, Book 2by Max Allan Collins

Revolution from Within: A Book of Self-Esteem by Gloria Steinem

Riders by Veronica Rossi

Room for Hope: A Novel by Kim Vogel Sawyer

Runes: Theory and Practice by Galina Krasskova

Scapegoat: A Novel by Sophia Nikolaidou, Karen Emmerich

Secrets from the Vinyl Cafe by Stuart McLean

Self-Sabotage Syndrome: Adult Children in the Workplace by Janet G. Woititz

Skinner Luce by Patricia Ward

Sleep Garden by Jim Krusoe

Snake in the Glass: Glassblowing Mystery Series, Book 3 by Sarah Atwell

Son’s Vow: Charmed Amish Life Series, Book 1 by Shelley Shepard Gray

Spring at Moss Hill: Swift River Valley Series, Book 6 by Carla Neggers

Steering the Craft: A Twenty-First-Century Guide to Sailing the Sea of Story by Ursula  K. Le Guin

Swans of Fifth Avenue: A Novel   Melanie Benjamin

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Android Phones and Tablets by Guy Hart-Davis

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Apple Watch by Hart-Davis, Guy.

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 10 by Paul McFedries

Through a Glass, Deadly: Glassblowing Mystery Series, Book 1 by Sarah Atwell

Tremaine’s True Love: True Gentlement Series, Book 2 by Grace Burrowes

Wicked Sexy Liar: Wild Seasons Series, Book 4 by Christina Lauren

Windows 10 The Missing Manual by Pogue, David.

Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson, Irving Howe, Dean Koontz

Winter Stroll by Elin Hilderbrand, Erin Bennett

Witches of America by Alex Mar, Amanda Dolan

ZerOes: Zeroes Series Book 1 by  Chuck Wendig

Streaming Videos:

Mr. Wuffles! : Star/Producer/Creator: David Wiesner, David Weisner, Susie Berneis

A Mother’s Son, Episode 1: Star/Producer/Creator: Edward Bazalgette, Myar Craig-Brown, Hermione Norris, Martin Clunes

A Mother’s Son, Episode 2: Star/Producer/Creator: Edward Bazalgette, Myar Craig-Brown, Hermione Norris, Martin Clunes

Jack Frost: Star/Producer/Creator: Jules Bass, Romeo Muller, Buddy Hackett

Checkout the Digital Catalog:

https://stls.overdrive.com/

Or download the OverDrive for Libraries app to your mobile device to check out free e-books, downloadable audiobooks and streaming videos.

Personal Technology Programs: March 2016

Thursday, March 10, 2016; Time: 10:00 a. m. – 12:00 p. m.
Microsoft Word Basics: This program will offer attendees and overview of how to use Microsoft Word. We’ll focus on how to type text, how to change the color and size of text, how to save Word documents and more. To register for this program call the library at: 607-936-3713 x 502. You can also register by sending an email to: DIGLIT@STLS.ORG

Saturday, March 12, 2016; Time: 2:00 p. m. – 3:30 p. m.
Color Yourself Happy: Adult Coloring Program
Drop into the Creation Station between 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm to relieve a little built up stress with our Stress Relief Adult Coloring program! We will provide a variety of stress relieving coloring pages to choose from!

Wednesday, March 16, 2016; Time 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Tablet & Technology Basics @ Corning Senior Center
We’ve just launched a bi-monthly series of tablet and personal technology basics at the Corning Senior Center. Bring your tablet and your technology questions or try out one of our tablets. Questions are welcomed! This series is co-hosted by SSCL Digital Literacy Staff and the Corning Senior Center. To register for this class call the Senior Center at: 607-962-8000.

Friday, March 18, 2016; 3:30 – 5:00 p. m.
Teen Tech Friday: WIKIPEDIA
You’ve used Wikipedia, now learn to edit Wikipedia! Take a look behind the scenes of this powerful resource and learn how it became one of the most popular websites in the world. Rakow Research Librarian and Wikipedian Rebecca Hopman will be our guide for this virtual journey. Registration is required. Register in person or by phone: (607) 936-3713 ext. 503.

Thursday, March 31, 2016; Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Digital Photo Slideshow
Back in the 20th century families used to gather to watch images of birthdays and family vacations projected onto living room walls. Nowadays almost all of us use digital cameras, but family slideshows don’t have to be a thing of the past. Using Microsoft PowerPoint we can create exciting slideshows with added music, and even video, and they can be viewed on our TVs and shared in a variety of ways, including online. Please bring a flash drive or CD with your photographs. We encourage you to bring your own laptop if you have Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 or newer, otherwise we are happy to provide laptops for everyone. To register for this program call the library at: 607-936-3713 x 502. You can also register by sending an email to: DIGLIT@STLS.ORG

Saturday, March 26, 2016, Time: 10:00 a. m. – 3:00 p. m.
3 D Printer Demo
Curious about what a 3 D Printer is and what it does? Drop by the Reference & Technology Desk one Saturday each month to see! We’ll have one of our 3 D Printers on display busily creating 3 D printed objects, we’ll offer information on our new Makerspace – Creation Station and we’ll even have a handful of 3 D Printed items to pass out that you can take and share with your friends (first come, first served!).

Also Available:

One-On-One Personal Technology Appointments:
You can make an appointment with a member of our staff as an individual or for 2-4 people to learn how to use a new computer, e-reader, tablet, smartphone, email, The Internet and more at a variety of times throughout each month. This is a free service the library offers! To make an appointment call: 607-936-3713.

And don’t forget our Makerspace is open!!!

Creation Station: The SSCL Makerspace is a place to go to create things! Creation Station features a 3 D Printer, creation software, a Cricut Electronic Cutting Machine, scanners that allow you to digitize photos, slides and documents, a binding machine, a laminating machine, a drawing kit, sewing machines, a sewing serger, a wide format printer and more – check it out! Patrons must be trained to use select equipment ask staff for details.

Creation Station Hours of Operation For March: Mondays & Wednesdays: 10:00 a. m. – 12:00 p. m.
& Tuesdays & Thursdays: 5:00 – 7:30 p. m.

Have a great March!

Linda, SSCL