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DeKalb County Public Library Will Unveil New Website in November 2014

DeKalb County Public Library will launch its new website later this month. The new site will be much more versatile and automatically adapt its format to any computer, tablet or mobile device to give you the best user experience. You also will find a design that is cleaner and easy to read while being more colorful and visual at the same time.

Additionally, the site will be more secure and easier to update. The new platform allows staff to make changes more quickly.

A few parts of the new site will still be under construction, but this will not interfere with your use. You may find that bookmarks you previously saved to certain pages will no longer work. If this is the case, you will be able to do a search from the homepage to access the new locations.

 
New Lists of Books All Georgians Should Read

The Georgia Center for the Book (GCB) at DeKalb County Public Library has selected 20 works by prize-winning authors and illustrators with Georgia connections for its 2014 lists of Books All Georgians Should Read and Books All Young Georgians Should Read. The prestigious lists include topnotch works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and children’s literature by contemporary Georgia writers and artists. They were compiled by writers, educators, librarians and media representatives from the GCB Advisory Board.

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Color coding

NPR has been running an intriguing series lately on the subject of color. The series is called “Color Decoded: Stories That Span the Spectrum” and it is well worth taking the time to check out. Stories include fun information about colors in the spectrum–you’ll learn here that brown is actually a low-intensity shade of orange ...

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