We are pleased to announce that at the end of February, 2011, we will be offering downloadable audio books and ebooks for WFPL patrons. More than 1,400 books including best-selling fiction, non-fiction, young adult and children’s content will be available through Maine InfoNet as downloadable eBooks. This is in addition to the ever-growing collection of downloadable audiobooks, currently totaling over 1,800 titles. . . . → Read More: Downloadable Audio and Ebooks Coming
The link below will take you to a 28-minute radio program on Soundprint titled “Who Needs Libraries?” It’s a good question, especially now that eBooks have become popular, accessible, and affordable (free in the case of the classics.) Are books going to go away? Will we stop having community libraries? Book publishers and libraries have weathered this particular storm before; and librarians are always very adaptable to new technologies: librarians have been around a long time, and even the book was a new technology to us once. . . . → Read More: Director’s Blog: Who needs libraries?
Take a survey on electronic books. . . . → Read More: Survey on electronic books
The Wilton Free Public Library is proud to announce a new painting and photograghy exhibit by Kayleigh Morin, of Wilton. . . . → Read More: Art exhibit on mezzanine