A Message from the Nichols Library Board of Trustees on Reopening the Library.As you may have heard, the Governor recently announced that libraries, among other services and businesses, may reopen on June 15th. What you may not know is that the Governors’ Economic Reopening Task Force has issued guidelines specific for libraries. We ask for your continued patience and understanding as we begin to implement these guidelines [continue reading].
We are now taking requests and putting them outside for you to pick up. You can get your loans between 10am and 2pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday [continue reading].
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Returned books and CDs are quarantined in for 72 hours before being checked in. That means they will be charged out on your account for several days after you actually returned them. Be assured we havent lost your books, you … Continue reading
We are taking book, CD and DVD requests for Wedesday, 8/12. Among other things, we have new Books on Tape@ (CDs, actually) by Dave Baldacci, Joanthan Kellerman, John Sandford and Daniel Silva. Place holds on your account in the catalog, send … Continue reading
SImon (8/11) produced and played horns on The Band’s first two albums. He helped craft the rootsy sound that made them stand out from the heavy rock of the day. On Unfaithful Servant, John (horn) and Garth Hudson (soprono sax) … Continue reading
One of jazz’s great vocal stylists. Enjoy. For more, watch Ken Burn’s Jazz: Pure Pleasure on Kanopy.
We are taking book, CD and DVD requests for Friday, 8/7. On hand are new stories by Daniel Sliva, Brit Bennett, Jennh Coglan, Brad Meltzer, Courtney Sullivan and Stuart Woods. Place holds on your account in the catalog, send an email … Continue reading
A birthday memory of jazz’s first great soloist. Read his life (available for curbside) or watch The Gift from Ken Burn’s Jzz on Kanopy.
The library’s WiFi sever was down from late yesterday afternoon until 1pm today. We hope no one was seriously inconvenienced while we were offline. We are still taking requests for Wednesday curbside pickup.
Not sure what to borrow? See our tips for browsing the catalog online under the Resources menu/Library Catalog. To see our latest holdings, view the What’s New and What’s Hot lists as they scroll across the catalog home page. Use the … Continue reading
Mike Bloomfield (7/28/43) was there when Bob Dylan went electric. He was also the driving wheel of the Butterfield Blues Band and numerous other groups. Here’s three flavors of Mike at work: backing Dylan on Like a Rolling Stone, with … Continue reading