Category Archives: Websites and Databases

There’s a Mouse in the Library!

That’s right! There’s a mouse in the library, and it’s perfect for the kids. All Cass County Public Library branches and the Bookmobile now have access to ABCMouse, an early learning resource for children ages 2 to 8. This resource … Continue reading

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Streaming Video Now Available

In addition to downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks, Cass County Public Library offers nearly 600 streaming videos through Missouri Libraries 2 Go. Patrons can find and access TV shows, feature films, documentaries, and instructional videos with a valid library card. There … Continue reading

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Library Funding in Jeopardy

MO Secretary of State, Jay Ashcroft, says that libraries “expand opportunity and unleash potential” in their communities. This year, funding for Missouri libraries faces deep cuts at both the state and federal levels. State funding, through the state library, and … Continue reading

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Library adds new language database

Learn a foreign-language on-the-go with the latest Library digital tool: Pronunciator. Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more. Pronunciator features: Full-featured apps for all Android, … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Magazines

The library now offers 140 popular magazines and newspapers for digital lending. The collection includes many of the top circulating U.S. magazines such as Glamour, Better Homes and Gardens, Newsweek, Reader’s Digest, WIRED, Bon Appétit and more! Now patrons can enjoy … Continue reading

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Make 2016 momentous: Learn a new language!

Learning a new language might seem like an ambitious new year’s resolution. But you can do it! And you can have fun doing it with the right resources for learning. Use your library card to access Mango Languages which contains interactive online courses on Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, Hindi … Continue reading

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Snapshot Day at the Library

We recently participated in a state-wide project to record and document a typical day in the life of a public library. On the designated day, library staff members made a special effort to take pictures of anything and everything going … Continue reading

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