Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

More music, more movies: We’re doubling your Hoopla

If you use streaming services like Netflix, YouTube or Spotify, then you should love Hoopla. It lets you stream more than 300,000 movies, TV episodes, audiobooks and music albums to your smartphones, tablets and computers. You can use it 24 … Continue reading

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Learn the languages of the world for free with Mentor Library

Quiere hablar español? या हिन्दी? أو العربية؟? 日本語または? Oder Deutsch? Or maybe you just want to know what that last paragraph meant. If you want to learn another language but don’t want to spend hundreds of dollars on classes, books or … Continue reading

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The best films and documentaries for commemorating Veterans Day

First and foremost, thank you to our veterans from all branches of the military. We cannot not do what we do unless we are first safe, and you are the ones who have kept us safe. Secondly, all of Mentor … Continue reading

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Help your heart by skipping the salt

The Lake County General Health District visited us last week and suggested ways in which people can prevent or control high blood pressure. One of their tips was to eat less salt. While we need salt to live, most people eat … Continue reading

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A literary mixtape for Ohio

It began as a conversation with Belfast Central Library. I mentioned a few of my favorite Irish authors and artists, and my counterpart in Belfast admitted to being less familiar with Ohio writers. But this begs the question: If I … Continue reading

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