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Bargains!

July 29th, 2010 · Comments Off · News, Wilton Library Resource

I’m always looking for a bargain!  Watching CBS news this morning yielded this story on outlet shopping online.  Check out the sites but remember the old adage:  “Let the Buyer Beware”!
~mary anne

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It’s Tax Day!

April 15th, 2010 · Comments Off · News, Wilton Library Resource

You have until midnight to file your 2009 tax forms.  If you still need forms, visit our tax page:  http://www.wiltonlibrary.org/research/directory/taxinformationatwla/taxforms.  Click here for other tax information.  May your tax burden be small. . .
~mary anne

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Are You Following Us On Twitter?

April 6th, 2010 · Comments Off · Websites, Wilton Library Resource

Are you following us on Twitter? Go to www.twitter.com/wiltonlibrary and follow us to find out about new books, movies, programs, computer classes, fun facts, weather emergency information and breaking news. It’s a great way to know what’s happening at your library!
~mary anne

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Magazines Online

December 23rd, 2009 · Comments Off · News, Wilton Library Resource

If you are looking for magazine articles or want to browse through magazines when you can’t get to the library, visit our Magazines/Newspapers page on our website.  Go to www.wiltonlibrary.org, click on Research on the blue bar and then click on the words Research Databases in the center of the page.  Click on Magazines/Newspapers and [...]

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Browse Newspapers and Magazines for Free!

September 7th, 2009 · Comments Off · News, Websites, Wilton Library Resource

It’s a nice quiet holiday weekend; the library is closed but I am going to take my laptop outside and browse through the Wall Street Journal and New York Times and then maybe through some magazines. You can do this online (for free–no expensive subscriptions to pay for!). Go to our homepage (www.wiltonlibrary.org). [...]

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How To Buy a Digital SLR

June 24th, 2009 · Comments Off · Hardware, News, Websites, Wilton Library Resource

So many of us have taken the leap into digital photography and some of us are even ready to take the additional leap into using a D-SLR camera.  For those of you who love those big lenses and endless settings and controls, Ziff Davis’ article on How to Buy a D-SLR will be helpful for those [...]

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Power Nap!

April 15th, 2009 · Comments Off · Hardware, Wilton Library Resource

Our Media Librarian, Melissa Friedman, has acquired a terrific new resource for the Library: A Playaway PowerNap NapMachine that promises three hours of deep sleep in 20 minutes. I just tested it for her (someone had to!) and it made me feel refreshed and relaxed. Faster and less expensive than a vacation! Thanks Melissa!

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Kindle and MP3 Players

March 30th, 2009 · Comments Off · Hardware, Wilton Library Resource

Have you heard about the Kindle but don’t know if it’s something you want to invest in? Do MP3 players also make you nervous? Try them out at Wilton Library! We have a Kindle that you may borrow for a week and MP3 players that you may borrow for 6 weeks. Come check ‘em out!

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Libraries are Recession Sanctuaries

March 26th, 2009 · Comments Off · Events, News, Programs, Wilton Library Resource

In these difficult times, people are increasingly flocking to their public libraries. The New York Times has a great article today. Check out our Events page for our Jobs Jobs Jobs series and for other great programs. If you are looking for employment information, check out our Job & Employment page. Our Computer Classes page is also a resource for you.

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Tiny Portable Books

March 15th, 2009 · Comments Off · Books, Wilton Library Resource

Do you want to listen to audiobooks but multiple CDs limit your listening to only driving time?
Come check out a Playaway at Wilton Library! A Playaway is the newest format of audiobook, combining a book with an easy-to-use player all in one small unit. You only have to press “play” to start listening immediately. No computer and no downloading are involved. Click here for a list of all our Playaway titles.

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