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Help, I need a word that rhymes with cantilever! posted by: Maeve Clark in From the Reference Desk
He was such an eager beaver We had to use a cantilever Off he soared Oh, way...

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, Fiction, Pulitzer Prize Author
I love books that stick with me. I like to ruminate over words, ponder what...

Esquire’s “Hater in Chief” posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, digital magazines, Donald Trump, politics, zinio
So Donald Trump won the New Hampshire primary last night and racked up 10 delegates....

My Documents by Alejandro Zambra posted by: Heidi Kuchta in From the Shelves
What drew me to My Documents (McSweeney’s, 2015) was the cover ar...

Beer me! posted by: Brian Visser in From the Reference Desk
I wrote a newspaper article this month about beer books in the Library’s...

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout posted by: Kara Logsden in From the Shelves, Fiction, Pulitzer Prize Author
I love books that stick with me. I like to ruminate over words, ponder what...

Esquire’s “Hater in Chief” posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, digital magazines, Donald Trump, politics, zinio
So Donald Trump won the New Hampshire primary last night and racked up 10 delegates....

My Documents by Alejandro Zambra posted by: Heidi Kuchta in From the Shelves
What drew me to My Documents (McSweeney’s, 2015) was the cover ar...

Under-the-Radar Read posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Shelves, Black History Month, history, nonfiction
I can’t stop talking about this memoir of African American ...

Daydreaming of gardening? Check out one of these magazines. posted by: Melody Dworak in From the Reference Desk, From the Shelves, digital magazines, gardening
The next Project Green Second Sunday Forum is on Valentine’s Day&mdash...

ICPL children’s event celebrates George Washington Carver posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, Black History Month
The Iowa City Public Library invites students in kindergarten through third...

Tax Forms at the Iowa City Public Library posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Tax forms
Many individuals come to the Iowa City Public Library around tax time to pick...

ICPL announces February Classes for Adults posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News
Want to make a connection? In February, the library is offering several classes...

ICPL Announces February Music is the Word Events posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in News, Music is the Word
Join the Iowa City Public Library as we celebrate all things musical with Music...

ICPL to Debut 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program posted by: Meredith Hines-Dochterman in Kid Bits, News, 1000 Books
Sharing books and stories is important to a child’s brain development,...

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