Young People Take a Trip to Mars with Valley Public Library
Books Are Just the Beginning with Nebraska Pubic Libraries and the Mars and Space themed program at Valley Public Library is one more example.  Area elementary school children are invited to the afterschool program co-sponsored by the library and Twin Rivers YMCA. Beginning right after school, the afternoon includes a snack, homework time, programs/activities and unstructured […]
Hastings Public Library Hosts Nature’s Educators
Books are just the beginning at Nebraska Libraries and the Hastings Public Library proves it with a library program from Nature’s Educators Educational Wildlife Program. The program motivates and encourages conservation using unique ways to inspire and excite the library customers. Live animal ambassadors visit the library and help facilitate learning. For more information see https://www.facebook.com/events/1789223154463739
The Genealogy Quest Starts at Kearney Public Library
Books are just the Beginning at Nebraska public libraries and the Genealogy Quest program at Kearney Public Library is a good example of this.  This “study hall” for adults over 18 encourages them to use the library’s resources to help with ancestry searching. Volunteers from the Buffalo County Historical Society and library staff provide assistance when needed and point to Genealogy […]

In Nebraska Libraries: Books are Just the Beginning

Libraries across Nebraska offer so much to the community! Our libraries offer books and so much more–digital resources (including eBooks and audiobooks), access to computers with broadband connection, community events and activities, and recreational resources. Nebraska libraries are lifelong educational partners in our Nebraska communities.

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See Nebraska Libraries in the News (below) to see how libraries all across Nebraska are evolving to meet the needs of their communities.


Nebraska Libraries in the News