Have you ever wanted to know what a Librarian does all day? It can’t be reading ALL DAY, right? Maybe you’ve always wanted to see the behind-the-scenes area of the library. The answers can all be yours if you bid… Continue Reading SHHHHH…A Silent Auction for Lunch with a Librarian
The Digital Bookmobile National Tour is making a stop in Sewickley, PA while it is traveling coast to coast. The newly updated mobile exhibit will provide an interactive experience for readers of all ages to explore eBooks and audiobooks available… Continue Reading Digital Bookmobile is Coming to Sewickley on August 7
Introducing our new Patron Printing service! Print virtually any document or web page from your computer, phone or tablet. The print jobs will be sent to our Library printers and you can immediately pick them up at the Print Release Station in… Continue Reading Mobile Printing from Home, Office…Anywhere!
We have many options to help you find your next great read! Check them out below… NoveList Plus Click Here to Access outside of SPL Novelist Plus is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles,… Continue Reading Find your next great read with these great Resources! Free with your library card!
Getting Started with Flipster Access the digital magazines available at your library through a variety of platforms. • Access Flipster online using the web browser of your computer or mobile device. • Offline viewing available via the Flipster app for… Continue Reading New Way to Get Popular Magazines on your Device! Free with your library card!
In September 2016 The Jack Buncher Foundation offered to public libraries throughout Allegheny County a fundraising challenge offering up $125,000 of matching money to be shared by all libraries. It was a first of a kind challenge for the county’s… Continue Reading Love Your Library Month Results
In September 2016 Part-time Children’s Librarian Jen Farmerie took over the role of Head Librarian from Rita Crawford. Mrs. Farmerie began her career at the library in 2005 as a part-time Children’s Librarian. Recently she had been overseeing an outreach program… Continue Reading Meet our New Head Children’s Librarian, Jen Farmerie
Rita Crawford, Sewickley Public Library’s Head of Children’s Services, announced her retirement early this summer to be effective this fall. She has been on staff since April 1, 1985. It’s hard to imagine what the library, especially the Children’s Department,… Continue Reading Mrs. Crawford Announces Her Retirement!
Come to the library bearing gifts of PIE! March 14th is Pi Day (3.14) and in celebration of this mathematical day, we will be holding a Pie Baking Contest. This is our 6th Annual contest! Bring in a pie that… Continue Reading FIFTEEN DAYS OF PIE and the Pi Day Pie Baking Contest!
By Board Member Patty Jones I am the middle child of five kids born into a family with 80 first cousins. To put that into a visual perspective, we always had nametags and color coordinated shirts at the family reunion.… Continue Reading New Kid at the Library with the Same Old Story