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Research before you buy with Consumer Reports

Whether you’re shopping for Christmas gifts, a computer, or car, you can get free and unbiased reviews of competing products from our Consumer Reports database. Read rankings and recommendations on hundreds of types of products: mattresses, car seats for your baby, … Continue reading

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How to pick your next book

We’ve all been there. You just finished a good book—a great book even—and you’re eager for something new, but you don’t know where to turn. How do you pick that next book? Fortunately, Mentor Public Library can help with that. … Continue reading

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Learn about your family’s history at Mentor Library

How far back do you know your family’s history? Do you know your great-grandparents? Do you know their great-grandparents? Do you want to? Mentor Public Library is having a special, free genealogy class at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, at its Main … Continue reading

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Using ancestry.com at Mentor Library to discover your history

It’s amazing what you can learn about your family history in just 30 minutes with the free Ancestry database at Mentor Library. I found out that my great-grandfather Gaetano “Thomas” Mangione was born on July 7, 1890, in Licata, Sicily. He landed … 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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