Wednesday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Join members of the Cuyahoga Falls Historical Society and their special guest D.J. Reiser who will show and talk about Vicksburg and why it was so important.
In May and June of 1863, Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant’s armies converged on Vicksburg,...
Now you can download audiobooks on any Internet computer in the library. All you need is a library card and a supported portable device (except for an iPhone). Just go to the Ohio Digital Library, check out an audiobook or music, and when you click "download" on the next screen the Overdrive Download Station software will lead you through the rest.
Get an entire audiobook on a device that's about the size of a deck of cards. Add your own earbuds and a battery (or buy some here). Listen and enjoy; it's that easy. See our Playaways page under "books & more" for more information.
This year is Cuyahoga Falls' 200th birthday (and the library's 100th), and you can buy bicentennial t-shirts, hats and candles at the library for $10 each. The red, white, & blue striped candles created by Sisters Scented Candles of Cuyahoga Falls have a different scent for each color (rain, vanilla and cinnamon). T-shirt sizes are youth M and L, and adult S, M, L, & XL. The ball caps have an adjustable Velcro strap. You can pay by cash, check or money order made payable to Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio Bicentennial.
Try Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, with over 25,000 encyclopedic entries, or Oxford Reference Online, which includes over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works, or World Book Online, which includes an encyclopedia, a dictionary, a guide to doing research, computer and web tutorials, "how to" resources such as understanding health and medical insurance, government resources, and more.
If you have a Kindle Fire, you might be able to use it with downloadable audiobooks and another format of eBooks. This blog post has instructions, though it does say this might not work on all devices.
You picked 'em: These were the most popular titles at the library in 2011, based on the number of checkouts. read more »
Antiques & Art Reference: Use this database of the sale prices of antiques at U.S. auction houses to determine the value of your antiques. With approximately 1,300 categories and related types, the Prices 4 Antiques database is increasingly used in place of the large number of reference books necessary to gain a comparable range and level of knowledge. read more »