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“How to Read a Film” with Mark Schenker

Mark Schenker of Yale University will present four lectures on the films of Billy Wilder in the series “How to Read a Film.”  Lecture Dates: Lectures start at 7 PM October 23: Scranton Library, Madison: Double Indemnity November 6: Scranton Library, Madison: Sunset Blvd. November 20: Guilford Free Library: Stalag 17 December 4: Guilford Free Library: […]


Meet Mango Premiere

Say hello to the library’s newest language-learning resource: Mango Premiere™.  The newest addition to the popular Mango Languages database, Mango Premiere™ is the first and only language-learning resource to teach through film. Turning the entertainment experience into a learning experience, Mango Premiere™ exposes students to four key areas of language learning – vocabulary, phrases, culture […]

The Scranton Memorial Library Now Lends E-Readers and Tablets

Scranton Memorial Library card holders can now borrow from an assortment of e-readers and tablets, free of charge.  Choose from a Kindle Fire, basic Kindle reader, Nook Color, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, Google Nexus, and two iPads specially outfitted for kids. These devices circulate for 14 days, and have a growing collection of popular titles installed.  The […]