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Adjusted hours for Scranton Libraries | Albright Memorial Library

Library Express will be opening at 12 noon today, Friday, November 16th The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library,  and Nancy Kay Holmes will be CLOSED.

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Give the Gift of Art | Albright Memorial Library

Add a piece of artwork to your home or give it as a gift this holiday season. The Albright Memorial Library will be selling select paintings, both high-quality replicas, and originals of Austin Burke’s. Click below for a complete list of available artwork and sale price information. You can also see the artwork in person, […]

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Veterans Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

In honor of Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11th, the Albright Memorial Library and Lackawanna County Children’s Library will be closed. Library Express will be open from 11 am to 5 pm. We will be open on Monday, November 12th regular hours.

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Library Hours for Election Day, November 6 | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and the Nancy Kay Holmes Library will be closed in observation of Election Day, Tuesday, November 6.

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List of Austin Burke Artwork Up for Auction | Albright Memorial Library

For over 2 decades, local painter and fine artist Austin Burke has been capturing the unique beauty of Scranton, Lackawanna County, and many places during his travels. Here is a list of artwork that will be up for auction on Thursday, October 11 at 6:00 PM, here at the Albright Memorial Library. Reserve Your Auction Tickets […]

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Website Maintenance on Wednesday, September 19th | Abington Community Library

The My Account and Catalog features of the website will be unavailable starting Wednesday, September 19th starting at 9 pm for software maintenance.  My Account and Catalog features should be back online by morning.

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Academic OneFile for College Undergrads | Albright Memorial Library

You’re sitting in your college class and see the first research essay on the syllabus. Now what? Where do you turn? For college undergrads, Academic OneFile provides reliable, critical academic publications on a range of subjects and hot topics to help you research and formulate your essays. As part of Gale, Academic OneFile looks very similar […]

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Research Project? Turn to Gale Virtual Reference Library | Albright Memorial Library

Before turning to Google, start your research at Gale Virtual Reference Library. This FREE encyclopedic online resource provides reliable and reputable sources for information.  The Reference Library is categorized into 9 subject areas, each with their own digital encyclopedias. It also includes citation tools for you to give proper credit to your sources at the […]

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Social Studies & Science Lessons with TrueFlix | Albright Memorial Library

Great for classroom lesson supplement or as part of a homeschool curriculum, TrueFlix provides informational ebooks and videos that cover a variety of topics in Social Studies and Science for grades 3 and up.  Some of the topics covered on TrueFlix includes: The Animal Kingdom Earth Science Ecosystems Experiments Health/Human Body Outer Space/The Solar System […]

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Practice Reading Skills with BookFlix | Albright Memorial Library

Parents looking to practice reading and literacy skills with their children can use BookFlix, whether at home or on the go.  BookFlix is FREE to use with your Lackawanna County Library System library card. BookFlix pairs popular storybooks with a nonfiction ebook to create an interactive literacy program for children in grades Pre-K to 3rd grade. […]

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