Banned Books Week at the Midlothian Library

Banned Books Week at the Midlothian Library

We want to start our Banned Books Week celebrations by getting you to visit your Tyler libraries!  Yes, come to the physical space of the library and browse our Banned Books display at the Midlothian campus to see what titles we have to offer.   This year's Banned Books Week is centered around celebrating the titles that encourage and promote diversity through their content. The books that Midlothian has on display highlight some of the most frequently banned or challenged books with diverse content according the the records held by the American Library…continue reading →
August Summer Reading

August Summer Reading

Welcome back for our final summer reading picks from the Tyler libraries!  With summer classes coming to an end on August 3rd, stop by one of your Tyler libraries to find something to occupy your time until we start fall semester!  Here are a few suggestions from the Tyler librarians:  Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi Midlothian Popular Reading Collection PS3607.Y37 H66 2016  From Goodreads.com Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into different villages in eighteenth-century Ghana. Effia is married off to an Englishman and will live in comfort in the palatial rooms…continue reading →
Summer/Fall 2016 Updates

Summer/Fall 2016 Updates

The Tyler libraries are preparing for the fall 2016 semester.  It seems far away, but August 22nd will be here before we know it!  To help students prepare for new additions, updates, and changes to the Tyler libraries. New Additions: Apple and Android Trailblazers can now charge up while enjoying the Popular Reading section at Midlothian!  A power station for smartphones and other portable devices is available for students, faculty, and staff to use. Updates: Printing System Update The current ePRINTit print management system will be changing to a new system starting in…continue reading →
Summer Reading: July 2016

Summer Reading: July 2016

Each month during the summer semester, the Tyler librarians are highlighting some of our newer titles for summer reading!  Please come back to see what we have in store for August! Here is the line-up for July 2016! Into the Dim by Janet B. Taylor Midlothian Popular Reading Collection PZ7.1.T386 In 2016 From Goodreads:  When fragile, sixteen-year-old Hope Walton loses her mom to an earthquake overseas, her secluded world crumbles. Agreeing to spend the summer in Scotland, Hope discovers that her mother was more than a brilliant academic, but also a member of a secret society of…continue reading →
Summer Reading for June 2016

Summer Reading for June 2016

Welcome to the summer reading series.  Each month (June, July, and August) the library will be featuring their summer picks.  Please come by the Chester or Midlothian campus libraries to find more great books selected by your Tyler librarians!  To place a hold on any of the listed books, please click on the location and call number link to place a request. Let's get June started! Smoke by Dan Vyleta. From Goodreads: An England where people who are wicked in thought or deed are marked by the Smoke that pours forth from their bodies, a…continue reading →