Emagazines!

Post by Anne, Circulation Services Staff Did you know that Kitchener Public Library has emagazines? You can choose from over 3000 popular titles and there are no holds! We even have magazines in other languages including Chinese, German, Spanish and more. Start browsing now on Download Library, or use Libby on your phone or tablet.… Read More Emagazines!

Digital Living – Indigenous Peoples Day 2022

Post by Information Services staff Kitchener Public Library is situated on land that is the traditional home of the Haudenosaunee (Ho-deh-no-show-nee), Anishinaabe (Ah-nish-nah-bay) and Neutral People. We recognize and deeply appreciate their historic connection to this place. We also recognize the contributions Indigenous peoples have made in shaping and strengthening this community. We are grateful… Read More Digital Living – Indigenous Peoples Day 2022

Digital Living – Celebrating Trans Voices

Post by Kim, Anne and Valerie, Information Services staff March 31st is International Transgender Day of Visibility. This annual awareness day was created to highlight the accomplishments of transgender and gender nonconforming people. We are dedicating the entire month of April to help raise awareness to these accomplishments while also addressing the work that needs… Read More Digital Living – Celebrating Trans Voices

Banned Books Week

Post by Scott, Grace Schmidt Room staff Banned Books Week (September 26 – October 2, 2021) annually highlights the value of free and open access to information. It was launched in 1982 by library activist Judith Krug in response to a surge in the number of challenges to books in schools, bookstores and libraries.    Even today, many books are… Read More Banned Books Week