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Journalists and Librarians: A Common Goal

Sharing journalism resources is just one of the ways to foster relationships with local media.

sept oct public libraries feature article

Google Books: Far More Than Just Books

One of the beauties of Google Books is the ability to search the entire text of millions of items, bypassing the necessity of hunting down known items or even familiarity with the published literature on the topic. All the patron needs is the name of an ancestor or a historical curiosity to begin the search. This article will focus on ways average readers, librarians, and genealogists can enrich their research in surprising ways by the variety of materials beyond mere monographs that are contained in Google Books.