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Who wants to learn a language?

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Will 2017 be the year in which you learn a new language? It can be! With your library card or ONE Access account, you have free access to a powerful language learning service called Pronunciator. This service covers 80 languages offering a range of language skills, including reading, writing,...

Free online tutoring is available when you need it most

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Did you know that the Library offers free access to online tutors? That's right. With your library card, you can get free help from a live, online, qualified tutor—up to 10 free tutoring sessions each week! And you can use this service—which is powered by Tutor.com—from home, school and even the...

Book-to-screen in 2018

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Even if you are in the camp that thinks "the book was better" when watching a TV show or movie based on a book, it is interesting to see how our favorite books are adapted to the big (or small) screen. Did the director portray the main character the way you envisioned them? Did they leave out your...

Androids through the Ages

Blog post https://www.cmlibrary.org/blog/androids-through-ages
With the return of Westworld to television, it’s a great time to look back at the history of robots, cyborgs and artificially intelligent humanoids in all their cinematic glory. From benign helpers to murderous rebels yearning to be freed from their human overlords, robots on the big screen have...

You can learn a new skill online—on your time—with free access to lynda.com

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Did you know that the Library offers account holders free access to lynda.com's library of instructional videos? Normally, using lynda.com requires a paid subscription, but Charlotte Mecklenburg Library cardholders can access lynda.com content with just their library card number or ONE Access...

Get busy this summer with free training from lynda.com

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Did you know that the Library offers customers free access to lynda.com's expansive library of instructional videos? Normally, using lynda.com requires a paid subscription, but Charlotte Mecklenburg Library cardholders can access lynda.com content with just their library card number or ONE Access...

Talking Turkey

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Since Thanksgiving became an official holiday in 1863, November has become a pretty unlucky month for the turkey. But if you're looking for digital downloads featuring this doomed domestic fowl, you are definitely in luck. Whether you're looking to raise one, roast one or just read about rescuing...

Stay sharp and get ahead with FREE access to Lynda.com with your library card

Blog post https://www.cmlibrary.org/blog/stay-sharp-and-get-ahead-free-access-lyndacom-your-library-card
Did you know that Charlotte Mecklenburg Library offers customers FREE access to Lynda.com's expansive library of instructional videos? Valued at more than $300 a year, this benefit is yours FREE just by logging in with your library card number or ONE Access account number and password. Turn on. Log...