Register to Vote Online Today!

Posted on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 by jtakagihsu

National Voter Registration Day logo September 24 is National Voter Registration Day, and there’s no better time to exercise your right to participate in upcoming local, state, and national elections. The California Secretary of State has just launched a new resource guide for new voters in ten different languages, and they also maintain the website for online voter registration in California. The Santa Clara County Library District owns plenty of . . . more »

The Affordable Care Act

Posted on Monday, September 23, 2013 by LoraLibrarian

Starting October 1, 2013, Covered California will begin open enrollment. Coverage starts January 1, 2014. The Covered California website, will be the primary tool for delivering information to Californians about their health coverage options. Check out our new resource page for a comprehensive overview. Upcoming Library Events: Overview of the Affordable Care Act Attend this program to learn about your healthcare insurance options, and . . . more »

Harry Potter Book Cover Design Contest

Posted on Thursday, September 19, 2013 by LoraLibrarian

Harry Potter Book 1 The Harry Potter series is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a new look. All seven books have been released with new cover art by illustrator Kazu Kibuishi. Kibuishi is the author and illustrator of the Amulet series. Now is your chance to design your own Harry Potter cover for a chance to win one of the new books! How it works: Get a form from . . . more »

Announcing Silicon Valley Reads 2014!

Posted on Thursday, September 19, 2013 by LibraryAdministration

Two books that focus on books and technology have been selected for the 12th annual Silicon Valley Reads program in 2014. All residents of the 15 cities in Silicon Valley are invited to engage in reading and dialogue on the theme “Books & Technology: Friends or Foes?” The two books that will be the centerpiece of this theme are The Shallows: What the Internet Is . . . more »

Newsletter: New Adventures

Posted on Monday, September 16, 2013 by LibraryAdministration

New Adventures Banner Just out! See the latest issue of our library newsletter! IN THIS ISSUE: Measure A Passes Summer Programs at the Libraries 2013 Summer Reading Program a Huge Success! Banned Books Week SCCLD Bookmobiles get a new look! Discover and Go: Charles M. Schulz Museum Healthy Marriage/Toxic Marriage Kids Pick of the Month Teen Pick of the Month Adult Pick of the Month September Calendar Highlights . . . more »