Following this link takes you to the Welcome to
LearningExpress page. Click on “Public Library” to browse the LearningExpress
Library® modules; click on “College Library” to browse the PrepSTEP®
LearningExpress Library modules include: Career
Preparation / High School Equivalency Center / College Admissions Test
Preparation / School Center [Curriculum support for elementary, middle, and
high school students] / College Students / Adult Core Skills / Recursos Para
PrepSTEP modules include: Core Math and Science
Skills / Core English Skills / College Success Skills / Career Preparation /
Basic Computer Skills / Grad School Admissions Preparation / Placement Test
Preparation / Recursos Para Hispanohablantes.
Our database provider is collaborating with TumbleBooks to provide everyone with FREE use of all of TumbleBooks’ resources through August 30! This resource provides full-text books and audiobooks for kids, teens, and adults along with educational worksheets and lessons. Go to our catalog (https://jensen.biblionix.com/catalog) and scroll down under the “Resources” box (right hand side) to find these collections.
Jensen Memorial Library will be CLOSED to the public UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
During this time we will be offering a curbside pickup service. Call or email the library the information about the item(s) you may wish to check out, or place a hold through our online catalog https://jensen.biblionix.com/catalog/). Staff will process the check out and contact you to schedule a pick up time. All items currently checked out will have Due Dates extended until the closure period is over. No fines will be accrued while the library is closed.Staff will be in the building Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to assist via phone and email. If you have further questions or need further assistance, please contact the library at 308-832-2648. Remember that use of eBooks and eAudiobooks is always available through Overdrive (https://nebraska.overdrive.com). The following guides are available about using Overdrive: http://nlc.nebraska.gov/overdrive/samples/NE_OD_Instruction_Chart20171130.pdf http://nlc.nebraska.gov/overdrive/samples/NE_OD_Getting_Started_App.pdf If you have any further questions, please contact the library at 308-832-2648 or email@example.com.
Stay warm and cozy inside this winter with the help of a book, audiobook, movie, or magazines borrowed from the library!
We also have a variety of puzzles (100-1000 pieces) you can borrow and keep for as long as you need!
Open at 9 a.m. each day and close at 7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesday, and Thursdays, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, and 1 p.m. on Saturday!
Anybody missing something?
We’ve gathered quite the collection of jackets, hats, etc. already this fall! (A few have been here longer).
If you recognize any of these items, please come by the library and pick them up! If they are not claimed by the end of the month, they will go to The Closet.
On Tuesday, November 12, Minden’s Jensen Memorial Library will welcome Nebraska State Poet, Matt Mason. Mason will do a reading of some of his poetry and take part in a question and answer session with attendees. The program will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the library, located at 443 N. Kearney Avenue in Minden.
In January 2019, Mason was named the Nebraska State Poet by Governor Pete Ricketts. The selection was led by the Nebraska Arts Council, Humanities Nebraska and the Nebraska Library Commission, and a group of state agencies and organizations that presented finalists to the governor for consideration.
Based in Omaha, he is also the Executive Director of the Nebraska Writers Collective and he runs poetry programming for the State Department, working in Nepal, Romania, Botswana and Belarus.
Mason is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize for his poem “Notes For My Daughter Against Chasing Storms” and his work can be found in numerous magazines and anthologies, including Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry. The author of Things We Don’t Know We Don’t Know and The Baby That Ate Cincinnati.
More information about Mason, his works, and his adventures as the Nebraska State Poet is available at his website: http://matt.midverse.com/.