New Books 2/17/20

  Agency by William Gibson Verity Jane becomes the beta tester for the latest product of a San Francisco start-up: a digital assistant, accessed through a pair of ordinary-looking glasses who soon manifests a face, a fragmentary past, and an unnervingly canny grasp of combat strategy. American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins Lydia Quixano Perez lives… Continue Reading New Books 2/17/20

New Books 1/27/20

Love stories, cook books, religion, history, self-help, and suspense.  This week’s shelf has something for everyone. The Dark Game by Jonathan Janz Ten writers think they are signing up for a weeklong writing retreat with the most celebrated author in the world, but they are really entering the twisted imagination of a deranged genius, a… Continue Reading New Books 1/27/20

New Books 1/20/20

  Dead Astronauts by Jeff VanderMeer In a city with no name of its own, in the shadow of the all-powerful Company, lives human and otherwise converge in terrifying and miraculous ways with the fate of Earth at stake. The Doll Factory by Elizabeth MacNeal In 1850s London two people meet by happenstance, Iris, an… Continue Reading New Books 1/20/20

New Books 1/6/20

First shelf of new books for 2020!   Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton Exiled far from the rest of the world in Darra, Australia, twelve-year-old Eli is just trying to follow his heart, learn what it takes to be a good man, and train for a glamorous career in journalism while life insists on… Continue Reading New Books 1/6/20

Interlibrary Loan

The Miami Public Library Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service helps us connect you to the joy of reading and information for lifelong learning by allowing you to borrow items we do not own from other libraries nationwide. Patrons must have a current MPL card with no attached fines. Allow a minimum of 2 weeks from the… Continue Reading Interlibrary Loan

Learn Something New in 2020!

2020 is your year to learn something new and we can help!  Use your Miami Public Library card (Patron ID) to get professional online training; take no-credit courses on almost any imaginable topic; learn a new language; develop a new technology skill; find your ancestors.  Call 918-541-2292 or come by the library for help on… Continue Reading Learn Something New in 2020!

Looking for a Job?

Looking for a job is hard work!  The Miami Public Library can help you in your search for a job, in creating a resume, and preparing for the interview.  Check out the resources below and search our catalog to find even more.  Call 918-541-2292 or come by for additional help in getting a library card,… Continue Reading Looking for a Job?

Holiday Hours

The Miami Public Library will be closed for the holidays on Tuesday, Dec. 24th, Wednesday, Dec. 25th, and Wednesday, Jan. 1.

New Books 12/16/19

This week’s list includes authors with many books to their credit such as Janet Evanovich, Clive Cussler, and Mary Higgins Clark as well as the continuation of the story of a deadly microparticle, the Andromeda Strain, by an author no longer living and much, much more!   36 Righteous Men by Steven Pressfield Joining forces… Continue Reading New Books 12/16/19

Crime and Punishment

Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma (LTAIO) Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma is a great way to connect with neighbors over books and ideas.  It is a reading and discussion series which consists of 4-5 sessions, each featuring a book from the chosen discussion theme. A humanities scholar opens each session telling about the author’s life,… Continue Reading Crime and Punishment