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New Titles in Genealogy and Local History February 6, 2017

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Here are just a few of the titles we recently added to our genealogy and local history research collection:

Onondaga Iroquois Prehistory: A Study in Settlement Archaeology by James A. Tuck

Landmarks of the Revolution in New York State: A guide to the Historic Sites open to the Public by David C. Thurheimer

Population History of New York City by Ira Rosenwaike

Our Past Revisited: Ashland Township, Lowman and Wellsburg: Photos 1883-1982

Reforming family: The Hunts and McClintocks of Waterloo, New York

Erie Canal Days, a Pictorial Essay (Albany to Buffalo)

We’ve also just added the Eric Lindsay Memorial Postcard Collection of local images. This collection was made possible by the Friends of the CCLD.  It is upstairs in ready reference. Ask for it at the desk.  Here are some postcard images from that collectionold-mountain-house_elmiraview-from-mountaintop_near-elmiraview-from-fort-hill_elmiralooking-towards-elmira-ny-from-sullivan-mountainchemung-valley-from-waverly-hill-towards-elmira

 

 

 

 

 

 

New AV at Steele – December 2016 January 9, 2017

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NEW DVD:

  • secretlifeofpetsChristmas In Compton
  • Kate & Mim-Mim-A Christmas Wish
  • Charming Christmas
  • On Strike For Christmas
  • Santa’s Apprentice
  • Chilly Christmas
  • Suicide Squad
  • Edge of Winter
  • Secret Life of Pets
  • Jason Bourne
  • Killersaurus
  • Bananas
  • Death Valley Days
  • Lions
  • The Odd Couple
  • Thirst (foreign)
  • Equals
  • Bad Hurt
  • Churchill’s Secret
  • Never Back Down
  • Marauders
  • One-Eyed Jacks
  • The Christmas Gift
  • T.
  • Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever
  • The Funhouse
  • Step Up
  • Step Up 2 the Streets
  • Laid In America
  • Popstar
  • Swiss Army Man
  • The Darkness
  • Bible Stories-Jesus
  • Hard Target 2
  • Nessie & Me
  • Ithaca
  • Lucifer-TV Series
  • Snowtime
  • My Little Pony: Legend of Everfree
  • Paw Patrol: On A Roll
  • Captain Fantastic
  • Bad Moms
  • BFG Big Friendly Giant
  • A Christmas Melody
  • Indian Point
  • Back To The Future:Animated Series
  • Thomas & Friends: Tinsel On The Tracks
  • The Wild Life
  • Pete’s Dragon
  • Good Kids
  • Don’t Breathe
  • How To Eat Fried Worms
  • grumpycat.jpgSkip Trace
  • Hell Or High Water
  • Interrogation
  • Lost TV Classics featuring The Joe Palooka Story
  • Mechanic Resurrection
  • The Brothers Solomon
  • Superman/Batman Apocalypse
  • Egypt Eternal: The Quest For Lost Tombs
  • All Star Superman
  • Dimples
  • Superman-Last Son of Krypton
  • Howdy Doody’s Christmas
  • Private Resort
  • Antboy-Revenge of The Red Fury
  • Outside The Wire-The Complete Series
  • Just Around The Corner
  • Batman Beyond-The Movie
  • Century of Warfare
  • The Ultimate Civil War Series
  • Crusade In The Pacific
  • D-Day Code Name: Overlord
  • S. I Love You
  • The Lake House
  • Lone Ranger-The Legend Begins
  • Fire In The Dark
  • Chilly Dogs
  • Tom and Jerry Tales
  • Nature: Yellowstone
  • The Wolf That Changed America
  • The Duchess
  • Sex and The City: The Movie
  • Must Love Dogs
  • Hetalia Axis Powers-Complete Series
  • Stargate
  • The Covenant
  • Air Bud Golden Receiver
  • The Wild West
  • Visions of Italy
  • Visions of Britain & Ireland
  • Undiscovered Haiti
  • Ecuador: The Royal Tour
  • Railroad Journeys Around The World
  • pieplaces.jpgVisions of Germany & Austria
  • 21 Great Wonders of The World
  • War In The Pacific
  • A Few Good Pie Places
  • Rick Sebak’s Summer Fun
  • The Partridge Family-TV Series
  • Preacher-TV Series
  • Mom’s Outta Sight
  • Suicide Kings

NEW MUSIC CD:

  • Led Zeppelin The Complete BBC Sessions
  • Gorillaz The Singles Collection 2001-2011
  • TJM Prime Country Cuts
  • Garth Brooks The Collection
  • An Evening In Tuscany
  • Missy Elliott Under Construction
  • Village People Best of…
  • Blondie No Exit
  • C+C Music Factory Gonna Make You Sweat
  • Chicago The Heart of Chicago 1967-1997
  • Now That’s What I Call Merry Christmas
  • Kenny Chesney Everywhere We Go
  • Dan Seals On Arrival
  • Dixie Chicks Fly
  • Poison Open Up and Say …Ahh
  • Blackberry Smoke Like An Arrow
  • Ian Hunter&The Rant Band Fingers Crossed
  • Lil’ Kim The Notorious Kim
  • Blackfoot Southern Native
  • Jennifer Lopez J Lo
  • Nelly Country Grammar
  • Counting Crows This Desert Life
  • Cactus Black Dawn
  • Martina McBride Emotion
  • Confederate Railroad Lucky To Be Alive
  • mudWhiskey Myers Mud
  • Jimmy Buffett ‘Tis The Season
  • Drive-By Truckers American Band
  • Phish Big Boat
  • Norah Jones Day Breaks
  • Crowbar The Serpent Only Lies
  • The Devil Wears Prada Transit Blues
  • David Crosby Lighthouse
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • Derek Minor Reflection
  • Jennifer Lopez On The 6
  • Melissa Etheridge Memphis Rock and Soul
  • Kings of Leon Walls
  • Mississippi Heat Cab Driving Man
  • Dwight Yoakam Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars…
  • Crobot Fat City
  • Green Day Revolution Radio
  • Blue Shadows The Blue Shadows

NEW AUDIOBOOK CD:

  • Cornwell, Patricia Chaos
  • Crouch, Blake Good Behavior
  • Cussler, Clive Odessa Sea
  • Evans, Richard Paul The Mistletoe Secret
  • Harris, Charlaine All The Little Liars
  • Johansen, Iris Night Watch
  • Letham, Jonathan A Gambler’s Anatomy
  • Mallery, Susan The Girl of His Dreams
  • Michaels, Fern The Most Wonderful Time
  • Patterson, James Cross The Line
  • Semple, Maria Today Will Be Different

Newly acquired and forthcoming nonfiction titles at the Horseheads Free Library January 5, 2017

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Here is a list of newly added or soon to be added nonfiction titles from the CCLD-Horseheads Free Library. You can search STARCat, use our Bookmyne App, or give your home branch a call to place a hold on any of these titles.

Owen Frank, Branch Supervisor

No Quarter: The Three Lives of Jimmy Page by Martin Power
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Mind Over Money: The Psychology of Money and How to Use It Better by Claudia Hammond
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Leaving the OCD Circus: Your Big Ticket Out of Having to Control Every Little Thing by Kirsten Pagacz
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Being a dog : following the dog into a world of smell by Alexandra Horowitz
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I’m Your Biggest Fan: Awkward Encounters and Assorted Misadventures in Celebrity Journalism
by Kate Coyne
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Forthcoming Titles

Coming Soon!
Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away by Lisa Napoli
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Coming Soon!
Cat Castles: 20 Cardboard Habitats You Can Build Yourself by Carin Oliver
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New courses available from Lynda.com January 5, 2017

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Lynda.com is a 24/7 video learning service available to library patrons that provides the opportunity to learn software, technology, creative, and business skills.  The courses are in video format so users can view video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts to learn a new skill or increase knowledge of an existing skill.  You can reach lynda.com by clicking here:  https://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=stls.org   or click on the Lynda.com icon on the CCLD website http://ccld.lib.ny.us/ homepage and log in using your library card number and PIN.

Then you can search the video library for a topic of your interest.  Lynda will remember you so if you cannot finish the course in one sitting, you can come back later and continue where you left off.

It’s perfect for any businessperson, company owner, student, techie type or naturally curious individual who wants to expand their knowledge of a wide variety of topics.   You can access Lynda from your home computer, tablet and even on your smart phone.

Lynda.com adds new courses each month.  Below is a list of new courses just added in December.  To keep you informed, we will continue to post new courses in coming months.

New AV at Steele – November 2016 December 15, 2016

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warcraftNEW DVD:

  • Nerve
  • Warcraft
  • Air Buddies
  • Air Bud: World Pup
  • Central Intelligence
  • Sundown
  • Roots
  • Starcrossed
  • All The Way
  • The People vs O.J. Simpson
  • Nina
  • Breaking The Bank
  • Batman Unlimited – Mechs vs Mutants
  • The American Side
  • Misconduct
  • Conjuring 2
  • Night Of The Living Deb
  • Beyond The Mask
  • Forever Strong
  • Fishes`n Loaves: Heaven Sent
  • Chosen
  • Barbie Starlight Adventure
  • Limitless-TV Series
  • Criminal Minds Beyond Borders-TV Series
  • DC’s Legends of Tomorrow-TV Series
  • Chicago Med-TV Series
  • Honey 3 Dare to Dance
  • Air Bud – Special Edition
  • A Beginner’s Guide to Mindfulness Meditation
  • beyondStar Trek Beyond
  • Eden Lake
  • Tai Chi Zero
  • Legendary Amazons
  • Barbershop 2-Back In Business
  • New Jack City
  • Gypsy
  • Papa Hemingway In Cuba
  • The Purge-Election Year
  • The Rifleman-TV Series
  • Indignation
  • Star Trek Beyond
  • Sausage Party
  • Dear Secret Santa
  • Finding Dory
  • Beauty and The Beast The Enchanted Christmas
  • Paw Patrol: Pups Save Christmas
  • The Magic Snowflake
  • Bob The Builder: Bob’s Winter Build
  • Nine Lives
  • The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill
  • Pulse 2
  • Feast II – Sloppy Seconds
  • Jesse Stone: Lost In Paradise
  • Everybody Wants Some
  • Forsaken
  • 8 Action Movies
  • Orphan Black-TV Series
  • Grace and Frankie-TV Series
  • Greatest Classic Films Collection
  • Greatest Classic Legends Collection
  • westerns.jpgClassic Westerns-10 Movie Collection
  • Once Upon A Forest
  • The Swan Princess
  • 150 Cartoon Classics
  • Wallace & Gromit: A Close Shave
  • Kurt Russell 4 Movie Collection
  • Herbie Fully Loaded
  • Monster Mutt
  • Who Killed Doc Robbin
  • The Borrowers
  • Greatest Classic Films-Best Picture Winners
  • Greatest Classic Films-Classic Moms
  • Star Trek Enterprise-TV Series

NEW MUSIC CD:

  • Tedeschi Trucks Band Let Me Get By
  • Dee Snider We Are The Ones
  • Kenny Chesney Cosmic Hallelujah
  • Casting Crowns The Very Next Thing
  • Gavin Degraw Something Worth Saving
  • Aaron Lewis Sinner
  • Paul & The Broken Bones Sea of Noise
  • dollypartonDolly Parton Pure & Simple
  • Meat Loaf Braver Than We Are
  • Tamela Mann One Way
  • Sia This Is Acting
  • Kansas The Prelude Implicit
  • Billy Ray Cyrus Thin Line
  • Prophets of Rage The Party’s Over
  • Elvis Presley Way Down In The Jungle Room
  • Jerry Garcia Band Garcia Live vol. 7
  • Freddie Mercury Messenger of The Gods
  • All Time Low Future Hearts
  • The Beatles Live At The Hollywood Bowl
  • Willie Nelson For the Good Times
  • Van Morrison Keep Me Singing
  • WOW Hits 2017 36 Top Christian Artists & Hits

NEW AUDIOBOOK CD:

  • Baldacci, David No Man’s Land
  • Boyle, T.C. The Terranauts
  • Child, Lee Night School
  • Clark, Mary Higgins Sleeping Beauty Killer
  • Connelly, Michael The Wrong Side of Goodbye
  • turbotwentythreeEvanovich, Janet Turbo Twenty-Three
  • Fountain, Ben Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
  • Francis, Felix Triple Crown
  • French, Tana The Trespasser
  • Grisham, John The Whistler
  • Macomber, Debbie Twelve Days of Christmas
  • McCall Smith, Alexander Precious and Grace
  • Patterson, James Filthy Rich
  • Patterson, James Missing: A Private Novel
  • Richman, Alyson The Velvet Hours
  • Riggs, Ransom Tales of The Peculiar
  • Steel, Danielle The Award
  • Tanabaum, Robert K Infamy
  • White, Randy Wayne Seduced
  • Woods, Stuart Sex, Lies & Serious Money

What Kind of Mystery Do You Like? December 14, 2016

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There are numerous kinds of mystery stories available to read and enjoy. Many concepts have developed since Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie penned their famous tomes, that broaden the appeal and hook more mystery fans.

The following list is courtesy of the Seattle Mystery Bookshop. This list of types has expanded to include about a dozen styles of mysteries, with many crossover hybrids added for spice.

The Caper Novel

This is one of the newer forms, centered on the commission of some type of crime or scam, usually outrageous and frequently humorous. Will it succeed, and will the scoundrels get away with it? Gives us an opportunity to root for characters we might not root for in real life.

The Classic Mystery Novel

A work of fiction which should meet all the requirements of any novel, and is additionally expected to include four essential elements:

~Crime (usually, but not necessarily, murder)

~Detective(s), whether professional (police or private) or amateur

~An investigative process and

~The identification of the culprit(s)

The Crime Novel

“Mysteries” and more; less dependence on the four essential elements. Often in a crime novel, the “good guys” and the “bad guys” share equal time – you know whodunit – but you don’t know how the story will be resolved.

The Whodunit

Although basically a synonym for mystery, the term whodunit is generally used to describe works such as many of the “traditional” or “classic” mysteries of the 1920’s and 30’s, which contain significant elements of a puzzle.

The Pastische

Is a technique where an author imitates another author’s style (and/or characters), in a respectful way. The Italian Secretary by Caleb Carr is a pastische; he is imitation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s style and character, Sherlock Holmes.

The Urban Fantasy

Is a genre defined by geography; it is a mystery which has supernatural or fantasy elements (read vampires, werewolves, ghosts, and possessions for example), but it must take place in an urban (i.e. city, generally speaking the larger the better) environment somewhere on earth (usually). It can be set during any time period, however a good portion are set in the present or future time periods.

The Steampunk

Takes an alternate view of history; what would the world look like today if steam power had never been replaced? Often features anachronistic technologies or innovations which could only have been dreamed of during the early 19th century. The fashions, culture, architecture and style are most often modeled after Victorian Britain.

The Cozy

Think Agatha Christie. Think cats. Think culinary. The cozy is a mystery in which a murder, perhaps violent, is committed offstage. In her entertaining 1977 book, Murder Ink, Dilys Winn described the cozy as “a small village setting, a hero[ine] with faintly aristocratic family connections, a plethora of red herrings, and a tendency to commit homicide with sterling silver letter openers and poisons imported from Paraguay.”

The Agatha Award nominees and winners are either cozies or on the cozier side.

The Hard-Boiled/Noir

Murder taken out of the drawing room and into the streets; read realism. Chandler wrote about authors who “gave murder back to the kind of people that commit it for reason, not just to provide a corpse.” Generally, but not always, featuring a private detective; usually, but not always, pervaded by pessimism. The humor, if any, will be dark. Lawrence Block’s Matt Scudder novels are excellent examples. This style has been made into movies for decades (The Big Sleep, The Maltese Falcon, Out of the Past) and can also be characterized by the same term, noir. Like crime novels, hardboiled stories tend to be urban.

The Soft-Boiled

The realism of the hard-boiled but tempered with optimism, and humor that is light. Lawrence Block’s Bernie Rhodenbarr (“Burglar”) novels exemplify this type, and provide a clear contrast to the hard-boiled Scudder.

The Police Procedural

A novel which attempts to describe all the activities the police undertake in solving a crime. These novels often have several seemingly unrelated crimes under investigation in one novel. They often employ forensics, autopsies, search warrants, interrogations and interviews to gather the evidence needed for an arrest. The perpetrator of the crime may or may not be known at the beginning of the book.

The Suspense

Similar to thrillers, the danger is more likely to be psychological than physical, based more on expectation or fear of harm than on frankly hazardous situations. In this type of story, the main character is normally an innocent caught up in danger – think of North by Northwest. This is an area that may get blended with a touch or horror, which comes under the term “Gothic”.

The Thrillers

Plenty of action, accent on plot. Tension. Emphasis on placing the protagonist in dangerous circumstances – usually physically dangerous. James Bond. Lawyers/defendants in the courtroom. Spies everywhere. Derring-do anywhere. Rather than solving a crime, the object may be to prevent one from happening to our hero or heroine. In this type of book, the main character is active, a professional.

The True Crime

This is a type of novel which deals with a real crime, with or without a murder, examining the motives of real people and events. These novels can run the gambit of from being highly speculative in nature to sticking the basic facts of the case, ultimately allowing the reader to draw their own conclusions. The crimes which are written about can be pulled from current headlines or examine cases from the past, such as; JFK’s assassination, the Ripper murders, Marilyn Monroe’s death or the Gardner heist.

All these types of fiction can be found on our shelves or on Overdrive’s ebook selections.

Caroline Poppendeck, Librarian
Steele Memorial Library

 

New AV at Steele – October 2016 November 8, 2016

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NEW DVD:

  • huntsmanThe Huntsman-Winters War
  • The Nice Guys
  • Street Fighter
  • The Lost Skeleton Returns Again
  • Pitch Perfect
  • X-Men Apocalypse
  • Boy A
  • Attack on Titan part 1
  • Being Charlie
  • Satanic
  • The Pack
  • Container Gardening Tips and Techniques
  • The Munsters-TV Series
  • Columbo-TV Series
  • The Adams Family-TV Series
  • Broken Vows
  • Tyler Perry’s House of Payne-TV Series
  • The Munsters-Two Movie Fright Fest
  • Peppa Pig Cold Winter Day
  • Peppa Pig Muddy Puddles
  • Peppa Pig My Birthday Party
  • Peppa Pig Bubbles
  • Paw Patrol Sports Day
  • Paw Patrol Winter Rescues
  • Last Days In The Desert
  • High-Rise
  • The Duel
  • Doobie Brothers 1982 Farewell Tour
  • The Vesuvius Xperiment
  • Sharkanasas Women’s Prison Massacre
  • The Ninth Gate
  • Nick of Time
  • Three Kings
  • The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
  • Platoon
  • Meet Bill
  • Once Upon A Time In Mexico
  • The Libertine
  • Orlando
  • Ben 10: Race Against Time
  • Hocus Pocus
  • The Infiltrator
  • Neighbors 2
  • tarzanThe Legend of Tarzan
  • Angry Sky
  • The History of The Hardcore Championship
  • The Swan Princess, Princess Tomorrow…
  • Sky
  • Mostly Ghostly, One Night In Doom House
  • Union Bound.
  • Batman, The Killing Joke
  • Attack of The Octopus People
  • Triclops
  • The Night of Medusa
  • Tale of Tales
  • Sharkenstein
  • Quantico-TV Series
  • Extinction
  • Seven Dials Mystery
  • Independence Day-Resurgence
  • Free State of Jones
  • Ice Age – Collison Course
  • Our Kind of Luck
  • Neighbors 2
  • Ghostbusters
  • Alice Through The Looking Glass
  • Café Society

NEW MUSIC CD:

  • Shawn Mendes Illuminate
  • Justin Moore Kinda Don’t Care
  • IdinaMinzel Indina
  • Charlie Daniels Night Hawk
  • Jason Aldean They Don’t Know
  • Bruce Springsteen Chapter and Verse
  • Steve Vai Modern Primitive
  • High School Musical 2 – What Time Is It?
  • Rascal Flatts Feels Like Today
  • Lone Star Lonely Grill
  • Faith Hill Breathe
  • Garth Brooks In Pieces
  • Vince Gill The Key
  • Sawyer Brown Greatest Hits 1990-1995
  • baconbrosBacon Brothers Getting There
  • Now That’s What I Call Music 9
  • Totally Country
  • Westlife Greatest Hits
  • Westlife Love Songs
  • Van Halen A different Kind of Truth
  • Il Volo A Tribute To The Three Tenors
  • Santana Supernatural
  • Regina Spektor Remember Us To Life

NEW AUDIOBOOK CD:

  • Atkins, Ace Robert B Parker’s Slow Burn
  • Baker, Jo A Country Road, A Tree
  • Cain, Susan Quiet Power (juv.)
  • Carr, Robin The Life She Wants
  • Chiaverini, Jennifer Fates and Traitors
  • Cline, Emma The Girls
  • Cronin, Justin The City of Mirrors
  • DiCamillo, Kate Raymie Nightingale (juv.)
  • Fairstein, Linda Killer Look
  • Flynn, Vince Order To Kill
  • Forman, Gail Leave Me
  • Graham, Heather Darkest Journey
  • Griffin, W.E.B. Broken Trust
  • Hamilton, Laurell K Crimson Death
  • Hart, Carolyn Ghost Times Two
  • Hilton, L.S. Maestra
  • Johnson, Craig An Obvious Fact
  • Key, Stephen One Simple Idea
  • Krueger, William Kent Manitou Canyon
  • Lapena, Shari The Couple Next Door
  • McEwan, Ian Nutshell
  • McHugh, Laura             Arrowood
  • Mead, Richelle The Glittering Court (YA)
  • Moore, Alan Jerusalem
  • Ness, Patrick A Monster Calls (YA)
  • Perry, Anne Revenge In A Cold River
  • Philbrick, Nathaniel Valiant Ambition
  • smallgreatthingsPicoult, Jodi Small Great Things
  • Preston & Child The Obsidian Chamber
  • Russo, Richard Everybody’s Fool
  • Sandford, John Escape Clause
  • Sparks, Nicholas Two By Two
  • Stewart, Amy Lady Cop Makes Trouble
  • Tahir, Sabaa A Torch Against The Night (YA)
  • Toten, Teresa Beware That Girl (YA)
  • Vyleta, Dan Smoke
  • Whaley, John Corey Highly Illogical Behavior (YA)
  • White, Kiersten And I Dark (YA)
  • Wolk, Lauren Wolf Hollow (juv.)
  • Woods, Stuart Dishonorable Intentions

Beneficial Bits ‘n Bytes: Our amazing world and universe. October 12, 2016

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Hi everybody, Maggie here with the latest installment of free websites to improve your life.

Recently with so many affected by Hurricane Matthew, I was looking for worldwide and up to the minute weather views.  I stumbled upon Ventusky.com, the site below, and I’ve included some other sites to expand our minds and understanding of where we live on a global scale.  I hope you enjoy and learn something new.  Here we go!

Real-time current weather patterns worldwide.  https://www.ventusky.com/ventusky

 

Also real-time world weather with highly customizable views.  https://earth.nullschool.net/untitled

 

Had enough of this world? Explore google sky. https://www.google.com/sky/

google-sky

Or get the free google earth download <https://www.google.com/earth/> to visit and explore the earth, stars, moon, AND Mars!

google-mars

Can you think of any other sites that help you understand the earth and beyond? Share in the comments.

 

New AV at Steele – September 2016 October 8, 2016

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NEW DVD:

  • batmanvsupermanVigilante Diaries
  • Criminal
  • Batman vs Superman
  • The Jungle Book
  • 3 Little Pigs and The Magic Lamp
  • Tequila Sunrise
  • Conspiracy Theory
  • The Sum of All Fears
  • The Chairman
  • The Waltons – TV Series
  • Roswell-TV Series
  • Lost Girl –TV Series
  • Money Monster
  • Genius
  • Now You See Me 2
  • The Meddler
  • Love & Friendship
  • Supergirl – TV Series
  • Listening
  • Fathers and Daughters
  • Careful What You Wish For
  • Code Black-TV Series
  • Captain America: Civil War
  • The White House-Inside Story
  • U Want Me 2Kill Him?
  • Search Party
  • Brothers Day
  • Helicopter Mom
  • Meet The Blacks
  • A Light Beneath Their Feet
  • Surprised By Love
  • Traded
  • codeblackJust Our Luck
  • Compadres
  • God’s Not Dead 2
  • A Bigger Splash
  • Expecting
  • Me and My Mates vs. The Zombie Apocalypse
  • Real Murders: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery
  • Underdogs
  • ESPN Films: Of Miracles and Men
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles:Out of the Shadows
  • The Bronze
  • The Magicians-TV Series
  • Power-TV Series
  • Highlander-TV Series
  • Elephant Kingdom
  • Ratchet & Clank
  • Pele’: Birth of A Legend
  • The Lion Guard-Unleash the Power
  • Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
  • The Neon Demon
  • The Shallows
  • Power Rangers Dino Charge: Rise
  • Hunt For The Wilder People
  • Who Gets The Dog?
  • Cell
  • Jericho
  • OJ: Made In America
  • Viral
  • Louder Than Bombs
  • High Strung
  • 22.63
  • louder-than-bombsManhattan Night
  • Puerto Ricans In Paris
  • River
  • The Park Bench
  • I Am Wrath
  • Vinyl-TV Series
  • The Trust
  • The Hunted
  • Addicted To Fresno
  • Pearl Harbor
  • Barber Shop-The Next Cut
  • The Music Man
  • The 4400-TV Series
  • Piranha
  • Barbie and Her Sisters In a Pony Tale
  • All Good Things

NEW MUSIC CD:

  • Rival Sons Hollow Bones
  • Foghat Under The Influence
  • Ghostbusters Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Leslie Odom Jr. Leslie Odom Jr.
  • Steven Tyler We Are All Somebody From Somewhere
  • Keith Sweat Dress To Impress
  • Christian Tetzlaff Violin Concerto Romance
  • Yanni The Dream Concert
  • Billy Talent Afraid of Heights
  • Earls of Leicester Rattle & Roar
  • suicidesquadSuicide Squad The Album
  • 100 Hits of Rock-n-Roll
  • 100Hits Punk & New Wave
  • Classic Rock 100 Proof Quality Southern
  • The Very Best of Outlaw Country
  • Moreland & Arbuckle Promised Land Or Bust
  • Julie Johnson All Grown Up…So Far
  • Usher My Way
  • William Tyler Modern Country
  • William Bell This Is Where I Live
  • Mark Chesnutt Tradition Lives
  • Blink-182 California
  • Elvis Presley If I Can Dream
  • Jeff Beck Loud Hailer
  • Jack Ingrim Midnight Motel
  • Alicia Keys VH1 Storytellers
  • Will Downing Black Pearls
  • BadBadNotGood IV
  • 100 Hits American Songbook
  • 100 Hits Classic Country
  • Florida Georgia Line Dig Your Roots
  • Mindy McGready Ten Thousand Angels
  • Steely Dan Aja
  • Cher Heart of Stone
  • gloryBritney Spears Glory
  • Barbara Streisand Encore
  • Oh Wonder OW
  • Ke$ha Animal + Cannibal
  • The Book of Mormon Original Broadway Cast Recording
  • Ingrid Michaelson It Doesn’t Have To Make Sense
  • Gorillaz Plastic Beach

NEW AUDIOBOOK CD:

  • Adams, Ellery Murder In The Secret Garden
  • Andrews, Donna Die Like An Eagle
  • Beaton, M.C. Pushing Up Daises
  • Burton, Jessie The Muse
  • Carlisle, Anna Dark Road Home
  • Castillo, Linda Among The Wicked
  • Coban, Harlan Home
  • Coleman, Reed Debt To Pay
  • Cussler, Clive Pirate
  • Farnsworth, Christopher Killfile
  • Farthing, Harry Summit
  • Galdorisi, George Tom Clancy’s Scorched Earth
  • Garlock, Dorothy Sunday Kind of Love
  • Gentry, Amy Good As Gone
  • rachelgibsonGibson, Rachel Just Kiss Me
  • Goudge, Eileen Bones and Roses
  • Haseldine, Jane The Last Time She Saw Him
  • Hood, Ann The Book That Matters Most
  • Horsley, Kate The American Girl
  • Howard, Linda Frostline
  • Humphreys, Sarah Trouble Walks In
  • Jackson, Brenda Bachelor Unforgiving
  • Jance, J.A. Downfall
  • Jayne, Hannah Twisted
  • Kenner, J. Hottest Mess
  • Klosterman, Chuck But What If We’re Wrong?
  • Lillard, Amy Loving A Lawman
  • Ludlum, Robert The Bourne Enigma
  • Mallery, Susan Daughters of The Bride
  • Meacham, Leila Ryan’s Hand
  • Overton, Hollie Baby Doll
  • Patterson, James Woman of God
  • Peters, Ralph The Dammed of Petersburg
  • Robb, J.D. Apprentice In Death
  • ladypirateSands, Lynsay Lady Pirate
  • Tan, Chade-Meng Joy On Demand
  • Taylor, Brad Ghosts of War
  • Todd, Charles The Shattered Tree
  • Tracy, P.J. The Sixth Idea
  • Wendig, Chuck Invasive
  • White, Karen Flight Patterns
  • Wiggs, Susan Family Tree

 

Pick Up a Copy of Book Page! September 28, 2016

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bookpageWhile on vacation, a staff member visited the local library (yes, library workers never get enough of libraries, we even visit them when we are out of town!).

She was perusing and appreciating the library flyers, announcements, and notices, when she came upon a neat book-related magazine, free of charge. Keeping her own library in mind, she brought it back with her to share, and for us at the Steele Library to consider offering it here.

Well, the staff really liked the magazine, and we decided to provide it to our Steele patrons. It is called Book Page, and it is full of the newest releases – anything from Adult Fiction and Non Fiction, to Cookbooks, Romance, Christian Fiction, Mysteries, Audio Books, Teen selections and Children’s new releases. It also features author interviews.

Collected in this tidy little take-away are some really good suggestions. It highlights interesting subjects, different avenues of reading to pursue, and at the same time brings to you what’s up and coming in the literary world. A new issue available at the beginning of each month, it’s a fresh little gem, free for the taking!

Caroline Poppendeck, Librarian
Steele Memorial Library

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