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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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Make the Grade with Learning Express | Albright Memorial Library

“Education is not preparation for life, it is life itself.” – John Dewey Whether you are in grade school, college, or looking to add more job skills to your repertoire, Learning Express provides you with the tools to make the grade and kick-start your career. Learning Express is an online resource that is free to use […]

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Labor Day Hours | Albright Memorial Library

The Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Library Express and Nancy Kay Holmes Branch Library will be closed on Monday, September 3rd in celebration of Labor Day.  All locations will reopen on Tuesday, September 4th.

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Explore & Learn A New Language with Mango | Albright Memorial Library

Mango Languages is your ultimate resource for learning a new language – and it’s FREE with your library card! Choose from 71 languages on Mango, including Spanish, French, Latin, and even Arabic to name just a few. Here are some popular features on Mango: • Translation Tool – lets you copy and paste text to […]

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Turn to Power Library for Your Research Projects | Albright Memorial Library

Whether school has just started or you are anxiously awaiting for that first day, now is a great time to familiarize yourself with one of the Library’s largest online resources – Power Library. Power Library is a compilation of 24 individual online research websites. Through the Library Services and Technology Act, the Office of Commonwealth Libraries […]

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