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September 18th is Read an Ebook Day!

By |2019-09-11T14:00:24-04:00September 18th, 2019|Categories: Education, Library Programs|

September 18th is National Read an Ebook Day! To celebrate, we've put together our eBook resources for you to try out! Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection of reference eBooks that you can view and search online. Overdrive contains our digital [...]

Make 2019 Count with GALE Courses

By |2019-01-22T13:41:07-05:00January 28th, 2019|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , |

Did you make a New Year's Resolution, but aren't quite sure where to begin? Don't worry, we've got you covered! With your Batesville Memorial Public Library card, you have access for over 350 online courses from GALE Courses. Courses are 6 weeks long and new courses start each month! Once enrolled, course materials can be [...]

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

By |2019-01-21T13:54:50-05:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: Education, Genealogy & History|Tags: , , , |

January 27 - the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau - was designated by the United Nations General Assembly as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. In honor of this day, we've put together some materials available through the Batesville Memorial Public Library and online that patrons can use to learn more. Library [...]

December 10 is National Dewey Decimal System Day!

By |2018-12-04T19:40:16-05:00December 8th, 2018|Categories: Education|Tags: , , |

Have you ever wondered why books are ordered on the shelves the way that they are? Have you wondered what the numbers on the spine labels mean? In honor of Dewey Decimal System Day, we're going to review how the Batesville Memorial Public Library uses the Dewey Decimal System to organize materials for our patrons! [...]

Remembering Pearl Harbor

By |2018-12-04T19:49:29-05:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Education, Genealogy & History|Tags: , , , , , , |

December 7, 2018 marks the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. In commemoration of the anniversary, we've put together some materials you can check out at the Batesville Memorial Public Library to learn more! Aircraft Damaged or Destroyed U.S. Casualties Ships Damaged or Destroyed Pearl [...]