National Poetry Month Week 3

National Poetry Month Week 3

Welcome to week three of National Poetry Month with the Tyler libraries!  Check out this week's features works below! The Collected Poems of Joseph Ceravolo edited by Rosemary Ceravolo and Parker Smathers Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3553.E7 A6 2013     My Index of Slightly Horrifying Knowledge  by Paul Guest Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3607.U47 M9 2010         I Was the Jukebox by Sandra Beasley Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3602.E2558 I25 2011         The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton edited by Kevin Young and Michael S. Glaser Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3553 .L45 2012         The…continue reading →
National Poetry Month Week 2

National Poetry Month Week 2

Welcome to week two of the Tyler Libraries' National Poetry Month celebration!  This week is feature more of our favorite poets!  You can find all of the following books on display at the Midlothian library!  Happy reading! Lullaby (with Exit Sign) by Hadara Bar-Nadav Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3602.A73 L85 2012         Citizen: An American Lyic by Claudia Rankine Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3568.A572 A6 2014         Morning in Serra Mattu: A Nubian Ode by Arif Gamal Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3607.A4265 M67 2014         Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals by Patricia Lockwood Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3612.O27…continue reading →
April is National Poetry Month!

April is National Poetry Month!

It is that time of year to celebrate poetry!  April is National Poetry Month, so to rejoice in one of the Tyler libraries' favorite occasions, the Library Space blog will be highlighting different works of poetry each Friday throughout April. To kick-off the month, the following titles are available at the Midlothian campus library: The Collected Poems of Kennth Koch  Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3521.O27 A17 2015           Snowflake: New Poems Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3563.Y498 S65 2012           Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems Midlothian Circulating Collection PS3552.A45 J5 2014      …continue reading →
Spring Break Hours and Staff Picks!

Spring Break Hours and Staff Picks!

The Tyler libraries will be open with reduced hours during spring break, March 21 - 26, 2016.  The following schedule applies to both campus libraries: Monday - Friday, March 21-25 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, March 26 CLOSED The libraries will resume normal operating hours on Monday, March 28, 2016.  Have a safe and wonderful spring break! Looking for a great read over spring break? Check out some of our staff picks! Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty Midlothian Popular Reading Collection PR9619.4.M67 B54 2014         After Alice by Gregory Maguire…continue reading →
Read Across America Day!  Celebrating Dr. Seuss and the Open eBooks Initiative

Read Across America Day! Celebrating Dr. Seuss and the Open eBooks Initiative

March 2, 2016 marks Dr. Theodor Seuss Geisel's 112th birthday and also helps book lovers around the country celebrate Read Across America Day.  This day commemorates a national treasure and his works that brought the joy of reading to millions of children and adults around the world.  The National Education Association (NEA) is celebrating its 19th year of Read Across America and will continue to pursue the goal of "motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources." In addition to this annual event, First Lady Michelle Obama, announced the…continue reading →