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Road Construction in Sault Ste. Marie PDF Print E-mail
Written by Lisa Waskin   
Friday, 17 April 2015 20:17

road work sign  Starting May 1st, the City of Sault Ste. Marie will begin construction on Dawson Street between Ashmun and Bingham.  Therefore patrons driving to the Bayliss Public Library will need to access the library from Ashmun onto Library Drive during the month of May, or until construction is complete.  The Dawson Street entrance will also be closed during this time, so please use one of our other entrances off of the parking lot at the front or north side of the building.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2015 20:33
 
Are Libraries Obsolete? PDF Print E-mail
Written by Lisa Waskin   
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 19:21

Are Librarians Totally Obsolete?  16 Reasons Why Libraries and Librarians are Still Extremely Important

Many predict that the digital age will wipe public bookshelves clean, and permanently end the centuries-old era of libraries. As libraries' relevance comes into question, librarians face an existential crisis at a time when students need them the most. Despite their perceived obsolescence in the digital age, both libraries and librarians are irreplaceable for many reasons - nearly twenty reasons, in fact. Each week we will list a new reason why your library card is still the most valuable card in your wallet.

Reason Number 12:

12. Librarians are the Irreplaceable Counterparts to Web Moderators: Individuals who voluntarily devote their time to moderating online forums and wikis are playing a similar role to librarians who oversee the stacks and those who visit the stacks, minus the Master's degree in library sciences. The chief difference between librarians and moderators is that while the former guides users through a collection of highly authoritative, published works, the moderator is responsible for taking the helm as consensus is created. While the roles are distinct, each is evolving along with the fast paced growth of the internet and the evolving nature of libraries. Both moderators and librarians will have a lot to learn from each other, so it is important that they both stick around.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 May 2015 17:43
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Renew License Plate Tabs at Your Local Library PDF Print E-mail
Written by Lisa Waskin   
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 17:36

 

Renew License Plate Tabs at Your Local Library
Public library computing stations provide easy access to SOS online services

Have you tried the online, no-wait Secretary of State at ExpressSOS.com? With its Print & Go technology, you can renew license plate tabs in minutes and print a receipt as proof of registration until your tabs arrive.  You can also go online to renew or replace a driver’s license, change your address, replace a vehicle registration or title, renew watercraft registrations and join the organ donor registry. Save time and go online!  

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Last Updated on Thursday, 05 March 2015 20:16
 
Ancestry.com Available at All Superior District Member Libraries PDF Print E-mail
Written by Lisa Waskin   
Friday, 06 March 2015 21:55

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 March 2015 19:23
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