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Using Spotify

Posted on May 25th, 2012 by Angela in Music, Technology, Teen Services
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Are you a fan of music? Do you sometimes wish that you sometimes wish that you could listen to an entire album before you purchase it? Want to find out more artists similar to the the bands or artists you are currently listening to?

Well, Spotify available for you!  Below are tutorials on how you can get started and use Spotify, a free software for your computer.

Spotify is a great tool to learn about new music, share music with friends and create playlists.

Part I

Part II

Part III

 

 

 

 

If you happen to make a playlist, comment below with a link to your playlist!

Awesome People Reading

Posted on April 5th, 2012 by Laura in Books, Movies, Music, Teen Services
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If you’re anything like me, sometimes all you want is to look at pages and pages of pictures of awesome people reading. Luckily for me, the Awesome People Reading Tumblr is ready and waiting! Here’s a little taste of what you’ll find there:

 

 Katniss reading on the set of The Hunger Games

Jimi Hendrix, reading while groovy

Ryan Gosling reads the classics

Darth Vader has excellent taste

Nelson Mandela and Michelle Obama kick back with a book

Go see who else has been cracking the covers of a good book at the Awesome People Reading Tumblr!