Each year, Pantone predicts the colour that will influence society's behaviour, inspire creativity, and saturate consumer marketing. In our Pantone and Publishing Series, we're exploring the 2022 Colour of the Year, Very Peri (Pantone 17-3938) through book covers! Periwinkle, or "peri" is a crossroads, uniting the qualities of blue and boldness of violet and red…
In honour of African Heritage Month 2022, try testing your knowledge of popular literature written by authors of African descent with this fun quiz!
Most Canadians probably don’t realize that on their own shelves at home sit challenged books, and even books that have been banned in other countries or locations. Freedom to Read Week encourages you to exercise your reading rights. Take the quiz and test your knowledge, and then celebrate by borrowing!
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By Staff Blogger, Beth | "Although winter technically doesn't begin until December 21, it feels like it arrives much sooner. The temperatures begin to drop below zero before then, with snow following not far behind. It's both a barren and beautiful time of year, and it's the perfect time to cozy up with a good book. To help put you in the mood for the changing of the seasons, here are 16 literary quotes to welcome winter!"
Here you go, wrapped up with a bloggy bow: 12 free Gifts From the Library you can give this holiday season—or any time of year—to bring great cheer, reduce waste, honour your budget, and cherish this time with loved ones. Gift one, gift all; or make time to treat yourself.
The CELA Collection includes more than 450,000 items on a range of subjects and genres for all ages. Access to the CELA collection is available only to people with print disabilities. In this blog, learn how to listen to CELA’s Direct-to-Player books on your Victor Reader or DAISY Player.
When it comes to the 2SLGBTQIA+ acronym, we know it covers a broad range of experiences and identities. Some, however, end up privileged over others. The "I" stands for intersex, and there must be more shared knowledge, understanding, and resources available to support the intersex community and to educate allies. Explore intersex non-fiction, ranging from memoirs to guidebooks and more!