• November Holiday Closings
  • November Book Club
  • Steam-Powered October
  • Ancestry.com
  • TumbleBooks
  • Virtual Storytimes
  • Overdue notices
  • Limited Opening
  • Online Resources for Elections and Voting
  • Covid-19 Prevention Badge

Limited Opening

Covid-19 Prevention Badge

This badge signifies that the library meets the guidelines for re-opening put forth by the Maine CDC and library task force.

November Holiday Closings

November Book Club

Steam-Powered October

Ancestry.com

TumbleBooks

Virtual Storytimes

Overdue notices

Online Resources for Elections and Voting

Department of Justice: Civil Rights: Voting Section Find statutes, cases, policy and guidance, and history related to voting rights from the U.S. Department of Justice. Federal Elections Commission Research current and historical campaign finance data for both individual candidates and political action committees. Federal Voting Assistance Program Guidance and resources for military and overseas voters… [Read More]

MLA responds to recent events

The Maine Library Association stands against all forms of racism and hatred.

Here is a compiled list of resources, books, and websites to help drive change and promote healing:

University of New England Anti-Racism Reading List

https://library.une.edu/blog/2020/06/02/antiracism-reading-list/ 

Children’s books to support conversations on race, racism and resistance

https://www.embracerace.org/resources/26-childrens-books-to-support-conversations-on-race-racism-resistance?fbclid=IwAR1hrjoiy8ydg6c4uH_se1IUPJnnuGROPz1IYL6Q3FlnfXRTZZSPxQcUmsY 

Anti-Racism for Kids 101: Starting to talk about race

https://booksforlittles.com/racial-diversity/

Teaching Tolerance – Free Webinars

https://www.tolerance.org/professional-development/webinars 

Advancing Racial Equity in Your Library

http://www.ala.org/pla/education/onlinelearning/webinars/ondemand/racialequity