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Books in a Library

At Your Library: Freedom of Information Day

Today is an important day for libraries as it recognizes one of the strongest guidelines for libraries in our country. Freedom of Information Day...
Big Library Read is the world’s largest digital book club. (Oct. 29, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

At Your Library: Join the world’s largest digital book club

Cordova Public Library patrons can join millions of readers worldwide in a riveting tale of survival during Big Library Read, the world’s largest digital book club, writes Cathy Sherman
Books on table

Summer Reading workshops begin June 6

The Cordova Public Library is ready to keep children reading and busy during the summer break from school. Traditionally, summer reading programs are designed...

The passing of a great author

We lost an amazing American author this month, Herman Wouk, best known for historical fiction works such as The Caine Mutiny which was published in 1951 and won the Pulitzer Prize.

Scary reads for scary October

"Horror fiction has traditionally dealt in taboo … It makes monsters of household pets and begs our affection for psychos. It shows us that...

At Your Library: Honor those who serve

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day, which originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed...

Library and Friends Dedicate Garden

Aug. 24 was one of the many stormy, rainy days Cordova experienced this year, but that didn’t stop the Cordova Public Library and Friends of...
Books in a Library

At Your Library: New books lining the shelves

The Cordova Public Library strives to keep bestsellers and recent publications on our shelves just for our faithful readers. Check out these new books...
“Queen of the Sea” by Dylan Meconis is available at Cordova Public Library. (Dec. 11, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

At Your Library: December Junior Library Guild arrivals

Cordova Public Library is stocking its shelves with new young adult bestsellers, writes Cathy Sherman.

Join the library for Harry Potter marathon weekend

This weekend, the librarians at your Cordova library have dreamed up a fantastical weekend of Harry Potter fun and magic. You can join in...