Click here to access some fun activities with the Tails and Tales Summer Reading theme! https://www.newsbank.com/sites/default/files/summerreading/2021NewsBankSummerReadingKit.pdf
Stop in and grab your packet to get started with our Summer Reading program!
Starts June 1-30, 2021 – read 1000 minutes to get a prize! Everyone is welcome to participate!
NewsBank’s Special Reports are news articles, images, maps and other useful content grouped for convenience under specific topics and themes. They enable users to quickly locate information while helping them gain better insight into current global issues and events.
Following is a listing of ones that may be of particular interest at this time.
Black History Month
Issues in the News – LGBTQ History Month (UK)
World Health – Covid and National Heart Month
Film and TV Awards
U.S. Presidential Election – 2020
Additional featured Reports covering current issues and events
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Year in Review – 2020
World Politics and Government
Each Special Report features current and retrospective coverage with new articles added daily. They constitute a unique value to your users and are included with your NewsBank subscription. There are over 60 Reports to be sure the information you need is always available.
Special Reports are easily accessible from the left side bar on your online resource menu page, on search screens and the Other NewsBank Products link in full-text newspaper products.
Please view this video. It shows you how to find Special Reports, what they are and how they can be used.
*To help prevent the spread of Covid-19, Masks, use of hand sanitizer and limited occupancy is required in all libraries until further notice. Please keep visits to 15 minutes.*
All library branches in the South Bannock Library District will be closed this year on the following dates:
New Year’s Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 18
President’s Day February 15
Memorial Day May 31
Independence Day July 5
Labor Day September 6
Columbus Day October 11
Veteran’s Day November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday November 25-26
Christmas Holiday December 24-31