Category Archives: Books

Build A Better World

This month we asked our librarians: If you had to pick ONE book or series that everyone had to read as a prerequisite for being a human in the world, which book would it be? I’m going to suggest a … Continue reading

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Love You! (Platonically!)

Romantic relationships tend to take center stage when we talk about our favorite relationships, so we decided to show platonic relationships some love (pun intended) this month.  We asked our librarians what their favorite platonic relationships in media are, and … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads Midnight at the Electric (November 19)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, November 19 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing Midnight at the Electric by Jodi Lynn Anderson. Goodreads description: Kansas, 2065. Adri has secured a slot as a Colonist—one … Continue reading

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Seriously Series

Keeping up with the latest book in a series is hard!  Even librarians struggle to keep up with them.  This month we share some series we’ve started but haven’t gotten around to finishing.  This includes ones we plan to finish … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads The Sun Is Also a Star (October 15)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, October 15 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon. Goodreads description: Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science … Continue reading

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Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept 15-October 15)

From September 15 to October 15, Robbins Library is joining the rest of the country in celebrating the 50th installment of Hispanic Heritage Month. Although we’d like to think we celebrate diversity every day of the year, this period provides … Continue reading

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Best “Banned” Books

The month of September is home to Banned Books Week!  This month, our librarians let you know our favorite books that have been banned or challenged! (The word “Banned” is in quotation marks in the title of this post because … Continue reading

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Around the World

This month, our librarians reveal some of their favorite media set in countries outside the United States. My favorite foreign TV show in 2017-2018 is definitely Dark. It started off as a German thriller web series and later on was … Continue reading

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Last 2 Pride Events!

As Pride month wraps up, don’t forget to join us for the last couple of events we have going on here at the library! June 27th at 7pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room QBG will be discussing Cottonmouths by … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Books Written For Kids & Teens

Curious George Goes to the Hospital – H.A.Rey Mr.Popper’s Penguins – Richard Atwater A list of my favorite children’s and YA books could make up a small book in itself, so I’ll limit myself to the ones I’ve read most … Continue reading

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