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Saratoga Library

13650 Saratoga Avenue
Saratoga, CA 95070-5099

Monday1pm - 9pm
Tuesday1pm - 9pm
Wednesday10am - 6pm
Thursday10am - 6pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sunday1pm - 5pm
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Phone:(408) 867-6126

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Saratoga Library News

Forensic Analysis: Why did the World Trade Center Collapse?

Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Date: June 3, 2013 Time: 7:00 pm Why did the World Trade Center towers collapse? The answer is more complicated than you might think. The hijacked airliners hit the north tower first and within the hour the south tower was hit as well. Why, then, did the south tower collapse first? According to some engineering experts, the towers should have withstood the impact. Why did . . . more »

Meet Sujata Ramnarayan, author of Marketing in a World of Digital Sharing

Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Marketing in A World of Digital Sharing Marketing in A World of Digital Sharing Date: Tuesday, 6/4/13 Time: 7:00 pm Are you and your business drowning in social media noise and chaos? You're not alone! Many businesses have simply jumped in without tying social media outcomes to any business objectives. The purpose of this presentation is to help you: - See how social media fits into your overall marketing strategy - Understand . . . more »

Bike to Work Day 2013

Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Bicycling family Did you see our Energizer Station this morning? Wasn't it sad and lonely in your car? Don't you wish you were out in the fresh air riding to school or work? Thirty-six lucky cyclists passed by our station this morning, and quite a few stopped for coffee & muffins. Thanks to the City of Saratoga for supplying volunteers, and to the Friends of the Saratoga . . . more »

Regency Romance Goes on a Blind Date with Urban Fantasy

Posted on Friday, May 3, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Between Two Thorns Between Two Thorns This book felt like a mediocre blind date. I so wanted to love this book, and in fact I do love aspects of it. I'd probably go on a second date with it but I don't want to kiss it. I love the split between the two worlds - Mundanus, the "real world" and the Nether, where the Fae and Fae-touched live. . . . more »

Catching Fire - Trailer Released!

Posted on Friday, April 26, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Finally! The first full-length trailer for the Catching Fire movie was released: Are you getting excited to watch the movie? Let us know what you think in the comments! And while you wait: re-read the book download the audiobook check it out as a playaway . . . more »

Finding & Evaluating Venture Capital

Posted on Friday, April 26, 2013 by Business_and_Finance

Are you seeking venture capital to finance your startup? Should you go with angel investors, or pitch established VC companies? These are the big decisions that every entrepreneur must make. Use the library's Small Business Resource Center to learn about the pleasures and pitfalls of venture capital. This online resource contains not only articles, but also topic overviews and chapters from business e-books. Read only . . . more »

Mrs. Frizzle Comes to Saratoga Library!

Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Last Thursday over 90 excited children were able to explore the exciting world of the dinosaurs. Ms. Frizzle visited us and lead young adventurers in several hands-on activities. Here are some pictures from the event: Pictures of Mrs. Frizzle in the Time of Dinosaurs participants . . . more »

Crafty Businesses

Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by Business_and_Finance

Grow your Handmade Business Grow your Handmade Business There's a lot more to owning a crafting business than just having a store on Etsy. Even small homemade businesses need a business plan, a marketing plan, and plenty of energy to make it all happen. . . . more »

Magic School Bus in the Time of the Dinosaurs

Posted on Saturday, April 13, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

magic schoolbus Explore the exciting world of the dinosaurs on Thursday, April 18th at 4pm at the Saratoga Library. Ms. Frizzle will be on hand to lead young adventurers in several hands-on activities. Make a dinosaur skeleton. Bring home a fossil. Invent your own dinosaur and more! We hope you'll join us for this FREE event. . . . more »

Creating Your Business Plan

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2013 by Business_and_Finance

Congratulations! The dream of owning your own business is coming true. You need some capital to get things off the ground and the bank has asked you for your business plan. This is where you may start to feel stressed, overwhelmed and completely out of your league. Take a deep breath. The Santa Clara County Library District has a resource that will help. The Small . . . more »