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The Affordable Care Act Explained

Affordable Care Act

Join us Saturday, September 21 10am-noon at Hardesty Regional Library (8316 E. 93rd St) for an explanation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Come to learn what to expect, or not expect, when open enrollment starts on October 1.

Slow Burn Books by Rebecca Howard

On the week before Banned Book Week, I’m reluctant to type “burn” and “book” in the same sentence.  However, “slow burn” is probably the best way to describe the pacing and the key appeal of The Silent Wife—a recent psychological thriller by A.S.A. Harrison.  With book jacket blurbs from the likes of Elizabeth George and S.J.

New In The Digital Collections: 1950s and 1960s Aerial Photographs Of Tulsa

aerial map of arkansas river pedestrian bridge, blair mansion property, riverside, and 31st street

We've added a collection of 1950s and 1960s USGS aerial maps of Tulsa County to our Maps digital collection.  The maps provide information about Tulsa's changing landscape.

Listen Up!

Ear

If your ESL learner would like a good resource for listening practice at home, check out Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab at www.esl-lab.com. Listening exercises are divided into categories of easy, medium, and difficult. Each exercise has pre- and post-listening activities, such as discussion topics, comprehension questions, vocabulary exercises, and suggestions for extension activities.

Best Practices in Nonprofit Compensation

GuideStar is offering a free webinar, "Best Practices in Nonprofit Compensation", on Oct. 1 at 1:00 p.m.

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