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November 10, 2021 Catalog

A Brief History of the Library Catalog

We’ve come a long way from rifling through those little card catalog drawers. Learn how the library catalog has evolved from playing cards to index cards to today’s sophisticated online system.
WCCLS courier truck that says "Where learning happens."
November 3, 2021 Behind the Scenes

Courier Trucks Get a New Wardrobe

Just in time for fall.
Backsplash of thank you notes at warehouse
November 2, 2021 Behind the Scenes

Library Lost and Found

Courier staff go the extra mile to return missing items to their owners.
Books covers of Dune, Cloud Cuckoo Land and The Lincoln Highway
November 1, 2021 Catalog

Top 10 Searched Titles: October 2021

Discover the most popular books and series from last month. It's not too late to check one out.
board games displayed on shelves
October 28, 2021 Catalog

The World’s Biggest Board Game Collection

WCCLS is home to more than 2,000 board games, making it the largest circulating board game collection among any public library system. Get ready for game night!
board games: Horrified, Autumn Harvest, Sushi Roll and Honga
October 27, 2021 Staff

What Staff Are Playing: Board Game Edition

These are the games we can’t get enough of. Put one on hold today.
3 colorful bookmarks on a wooden backdrop
October 12, 2021 Behind the Scenes

30 Weird and Wacky Bookmarks Left in Library Books

Library staff discover the most interesting finds.
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October 11, 2021 News & Updates

Catalog upgrade complete - Monday October 11

Catalog and accounts are available again.
apple next to shopping cart full of school supplies
October 6, 2021 Programs & Events

Setting Students Up for Success with School Supplies

More than 140 kids head back to school with new supplies thanks to a pop-up shop at Aloha Community Library.
Woman with glasses reads "They Called Us Enemy" by George Takei.
August 24, 2021 Staff

What Staff Are Reading: They Called Us Enemy

A fantastic choice for anyone who enjoys graphic novels, memoirs, history or all of the above.