Thanks for bearing with us as we work to resolve teething problems with our new online system. Your library service now has its own online catalogue where you can search and reserve items and log in and manage your account. The online catalogue for Dublin City members is https://dublincity.spydus.ie
Professional Development utilizing the Great Courses
Over the last few weeks we’ve published a number of blogs on a wonderful resource available to you with your Dublin City membership. The Great Courses offers video-based learning that fits your life. You can watch at a time and place that suits you and learn at your own pace. There’s no homework, no tests, so no pressure.
How often have you heard it said "I couldn't draw to save my life" or '"I couldn't draw a straight line" You CAN draw! The ability to draw is a skill that anyone can learn and does not depend on talent. It is a fundamental life skill, just like reading and writing. Want to learn how to draw? Or to improve your artistic skills and discover new techniques?
April Fools’ Day falls on the first day of April. It received its name from the custom of playing practical jokes on this day, for example, telling friends that their shoelaces are untied or sending them on so-called fools’ errands.
Are you a history buff? Or do you just like to dabble occasionally in things historical? Well, we have a great online resource for you. The Great Courses offers video-based learning which you can watch at a time, place and pace that suits you.
There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBook collection. Today, we have chosen ‘One is a Drummer: A Book of Numbers’, written by Roseanne Thong and illustrated by Grace Lin. This book shows how the world is full of things to count.