Best Books of 2015

It’s that time of year when every newspaper, magazine, website, blog, etc. puts out their “Best Books” list. Several books have been popping up on list after list, including A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara, Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff and H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald, with […]

It’s Dewey Decimal System Day!

Observed annually, this day celebrates Melvin Dewey (born December 10, 1851)  a librarian, educator and inventor of the Dewey Decimal System.  First published in 1876 the Dewey System introduced the concept of relative location and relative index, which means books are cataloged and placed on the shelves in a permanent […]