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Lakeland Library Newsletter: October 2020

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Welcome to the Lakeland Library Newsletter!  Each month, we will showcase classes, events, and other fun and interesting facts about the Library and our staff. We will also keep you informed of new resources and services that are designed to assist you in your course work, and personal and professional lives. 

What's New?

 Browse some of our great new books!

Book and fall leaves

Check out the featured lists of new materials.

Phone 440.525.7424 to pickup library materials at a convenient place and time:

  •  No-contact curbside and lobby pickup is available Monday-Thursday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.  
  •  Outdoor Pickup at the Holden University Center is available 24/7.

Research Appointments

Need help with your research assignments? 

Questions, Answers

One-On-One research appointments are available throughout Fall semester! 

Request a WebEx appointment online or call a reference librarian at 440-525-7425. Reference librarians will help you select quality resources for your assignments and save time! 

Reminder - Library Hours

Lakeland Library is Closed for Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving with apple, pear, pumpkins

The Library will be closed Thursday, November 26, through Sunday, November 29, for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Remember to Vote!

Election Day is Tuesday, November 3rd



Didn't vote yet? Check out these voting resources:

  • Learn more: Read about candidates, see a sample ballot, and get your voting questions answered with our elections and voting guide
  • Transportation to the polls: Laketran is offering free rides to vote early and vote on election day. Schedule a ride today!
  • Track your ballot: After you vote, make sure your ballot is counted by using Ohio's ballot tracker tool. 

Upcoming Library Events

Monday Book Club:

When: Monday, November 9 at 2:00PM

Where: The Holden University Center

Read: "A Sting in the Tale: My Adventures with Bumblebees" by David Goulson and join the discussion:

"A fascinating travel memoir that will alter the way you think about bumblebees."  ~ Publisher

A Sting in the Tale

Online Book Discussion Group:

When: Wednesday, December 2 at 12:00PM

Where: Online

Read: "Digging to America" by Anne Tyler (or bring your own book) and join the discussion:

"Two families, who would otherwise never have come together, meet by chance at the Baltimore airport, each anticipating the arrival of an adopted infant . . . cultures clash, values are challenged, of both those who are born here and those who are struggling to fit in."  ~ Publisher

    Digging to American book jacket


For additional information on the book discussions, email


Salem E-books

Salem E-books

Need more resources for your literature criticism or career-based assignment? Check out the Salem e-books database, a new e-books platform with select volumes for Lakeland students. Lakeland Library also has print editions of each e-book in the database. For questions, contact Reference at 440-525-7425 or

Digital Book Display

Remote Fall Fun!


Find some books and information about Fall celebrations in this month's Digital Book Display.

Coming Soon!

Celebration of Research 2021

Celebration of Research

Showcase your research for prizes at our annual Celebration of Research event. Coming Spring 2021, with a new virtual platform. Watch this space for details! Email with questions. 

Library Contact Information

General Information                                                     Fall Hours                                                      Web       

Location: Third Floor of C-Building                             M-Th: 8AM-10PM                                         Homepage
(C-3051)                                                                       Fri: 8AM-12PM                                               Youtube
Phone: 440.525.7424                                                  Sat: 9AM-1PM                                               

Email:                   Sun: Closed  


Contributors to the October newsletter include: Linda Glasser, Holly Rosby.

Editor: Megan Mamolen

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