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Spotlight on Voter Registration and Election Resources at OFPL

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed voters can change the world. It is the only thing that ever has.”    ― Margaret Mead Election Day is November 6, and the O’Fallon Public Library has many resources to support and help inform voters. First, there is still time to register to vote if… Continue reading Spotlight on Voter Registration and Election Resources at OFPL

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Meet the Staff – Adam Powers

Each month we invite patrons to Meet the Staff. For August, we shine the spotlight on graphic-novel fan Adam Powers, a young man with boundless enthusiasm for helping patrons from his post at the Circulation Desk.  This September marks my two year anniversary working at the O’Fallon Public Library and I must say that it… Continue reading Meet the Staff – Adam Powers

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Spotlight on OFPL Services and Resources

This month, we shine the spotlight on some of the services and resources we offer our patrons whether you’re in or out of the library.   Did you know that you can have documents notarized here?  Do you want to know how to get your name on the waiting list for that anticipated new release? … Continue reading Spotlight on OFPL Services and Resources

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Meet the Staff Monday – Stephanie Favela

Each month we invite patrons to Meet the Staff. This month, we shine the spotlight on Stephanie Favela whose smiling face lightens up the Circulation Desk.    In the last eight years, I have been coming to the O’Fallon Library with my children at least once a week. As a homeschool mother of four, the… Continue reading Meet the Staff Monday – Stephanie Favela

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Spotlight on OFPL Poetry Collection

This month, we’re shining a light on the wide range of poetry books we have in our collection.  If your first impulse is to mutter something negative, consider that many of your favorite vocal songs are poetry.  I’ve learned to control the Pavlovian response caused by my high school English teachers who chose verse by… Continue reading Spotlight on OFPL Poetry Collection

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Spotlight on OFPL Resources – Flipster

This month, the Spotlight is on Flipster – a service that provides free digital access to over 30 popular magazines to OFPL cardholders.  Whether you’re hoping to find a new recipe, get the latest in entertainment news, or learn about topics from fishing to finance, Flipster has something for every interest. Flipster offers content through your favorite devices and can be… Continue reading Spotlight on OFPL Resources – Flipster

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Spotlight on OFPL Resources – New Reading Lists

Just in time for the Summer Reading Program, we have added a new feature to our website –  12 Reading Lists featuring about 30 newer titles in each category.  Whether it’s a Cozy Mystery or the latest Non-Fiction titles added to our collection, you can peruse books by type including Westerns, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance,… Continue reading Spotlight on OFPL Resources – New Reading Lists