The Chester County Library System invites you to check out our new Strategic Plan Strength in Numbers: Planning For Our Future 2014-2017 that was approved July 15th by the Board of Trustees. The plan and reports of our work are available by clicking here.
Oxford Library Building Project update
Click Here for a news story in the Chester County Press.
The Chester County Library System welcomes Flipster to the list of electronic services provided to you. Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device. We are starting this service with 23 titles.
Click on Flipster and use your library card to gain access. Then select a magazine to view within your browser as long as you are connected to the internet. Or download a free app from i-Tunes to view or download the magazine to your i-Pad or i-Pad mini. An android app will be available this fall. Let us know what you think and what magazine titles you would like to see added in the future. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Parkesburg Library has a special request for the community
Click here to see how you can help out the Parkesburg Library.
"A Book That Shaped Me” Summer Writing Contest
All students entering 5th and 6th grades in the fall of 2014 are invited to submit essays to "A Book That Shaped Me” Summer Writing Contest sponsored by the Library of Congress and the Chester County Library System. In their essays, students are encouraged to reflect on a book that has made a personal impact on their lives.
Entry forms and guidelines are available at all member libraries throughout the Chester County Library System. Children’s librarians at your local CCLS library are available to provide guidance to students preparing essays for contest entry. Entry forms and guidelines can also be found here. Deadline for entries is Monday, August 11, 2014.
West Chester University’s English Department recommends
Faculty and staff have just released their list of what they’re reading and recommendations for summer. Click here to ‘check it out’! (You can see previous year’s here)
Coming Soon - BOOPSIE!
The Chester County Library Trust has risen to the challenge and is providing funds for the implementation of the mobile app "Boopsie” that will provide quick access to your library account! Stay tuned for more information!
Last Modified: 7/24/14