There’s an App for that . . . college prep edition

This great post covers apps for students to help you prepare for college; There are apps for SAT prep, essay writing, college searching, etc. And don’t forget that you can access Shmoop ( with our secret word for free SAT, PSAT and AP exam test prep! Apps to prepare for college – $4.99 and under […]

Walter Dean Myers named Young People’s Book Ambassador

On Tuesday Mr. Myers, 74, will be named the national ambassador for young people’s literature, a sort of poet laureate of the children’s book world who tours the country for two years, speaking at schools and libraries about reading and literacy. As an African-American man who dropped out of high school but built a successful […]

eBook Expo @JVBrown Library

Did you get a Kindle or Nook for Christmas? Did you know that you can borrow books from the James V. Brown Library for free?!?!? Learn how at their eBook Expo or check out their audiobook and eBook portal, (Yes, you can also borrow audiobooks to listen to on your reader or with an […]