16 Microfilmed Reels of Silver Creek Sand Added to CC Public Library Digital Archives Website!

6 MICROFILMED REELS of the SILVER CREEK SAND newspaper have just been added to our digital archives website!

The years included are 1908-1964.
A huge THANK-YOU goes out to the Village of Silver Creek for funding the addition of these 16 reels!
Also, a huge THANK-YOU to Camy Rea, Charles Noyd, and Neeli Noyd for presenting this project to the Village of Silver Creek, for the consideration of funding! 
The online addition of these 20,393 pages will benefit a tremendous amount of people for generations to come!

The newspapers in the database are fully searchable by keyword and date (making it easy to quickly explore historical content). Use the archives to gain a local perspective on historical news, to research your family history, or to simply read about a person or event of interest. Additional pages will be added as our project progresses. We’re now finished adding all of our Silver Creek newspapers.

Click Here to Access Our Digital Archives Website!

Part-time, Temporary (Grant-Funded) Internship Available at Central City Public Library!

Part-time, temporary (grant-funded) INTERNSHIP POSITION available at the Library!!

Applications being accepted until 5:00pm on Friday, March 1, 2019 or until position is filled. Applications are available at City Hall (1702 31st St.)

Internship dates:  March-June 2019 (or until 100 hours completed).

or online here:  City of Central City Application

How to Check Out Great Reads From the Comfort of Your Home!

During Christmas vacation, why not encourage your children to read from some new sources. You can check out great reads from the comfort of your own home! There are several ways that you can read great books without having to come into the library.

To find out more about how to access Open Library, Tumblebooks, and NebraskaOverdrive, click the link below:

Click Here for an Instruction Sheet!

Sign Up For Coding Camp Here!!

Coding Camp at Central City Public Library

Thursday, Sep. 28, 3:45pm-5:00pm
 Hey Kids!!!
computer science for youth!
Central City Library, September 28, 3:45-5:00
critical thinking
This class is designed for anyone interested in coding! If you can read, you can code in this game  environment!
Excel at problem solving in all subject
For kids in grades 2-8!

Click Here to Register!!

Extension is a Division of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln cooperating with the Counties and the United States Department of Agriculture. University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension educational programs abide with the nondiscrimination policies of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and the United States Department of Agriculture

New Digital Microfilm Reader at Central City Public Library!

Our patrons have really been enjoying the use of our new DIGITAL MICROFILM READER!
Thanks to a new state-of-the-art digital microfilm reader system, our patrons can access the library’s microfilmed collection of area newspapers, with the latest technology available. The new system replaced a 13 year-old system that quit working shortly before it was replaced.
The ST ViewScan III Digital Reader/Printer/Viewer/Scanner is equipped with ability to capture digital images from microfilm, microfiche and 16mm or 35mm film.
The device is very user-friendly, with an abundance of options for image adjustments and editing. Users may save to a USB, Google Drive, Dropbox, email directly from the device, or directly to their Family Search account.
The library staff is available to assist patrons with the new microfilm reader anytime during operating hours.
This project was made possible through a grant from the Merrick Foundation, Inc, along with funds from the City of Central City and the Library’s endowment fund.

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