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Are you a member of a Lopez Island book club?

The Lopez Library appreciates book clubs and is happy to support our patrons who read, meet and discuss books!  Occasionally a book is selected for a book club that is more difficult to provide.  We are limited to one or two copies in our collection and inter-library loans have limitations also, especially if the title…Read more

Thursday Tech Time with Director Lou Pray; 6-7 PM, Dec. 2014-May 2015

Beginning December 18th drop by each Thursday evening for a free introduction to Digital Skills Development with the library’s director Lou Pray. Learn how to use your Kindle, tablet, or iPad more effectively including how to download free electronic movies, music, and books on to your devices/computers. Need help setting up email, operating your Smartphone…Read more

Free Online DMV Practices Tests Now Available

Taking your driving test soon? Every person with a driver’s license, from a regular commuter to a racecar driver, started exactly where you are right now: worried about passing their permit test. In the past, the only thing you could do was pick up the study manual from the DMV and go over each page…Read more

Lopez Library ranked as “Star Library” for the 5th year in a row

Did you know your Lopez Island Library ranks as a “Star Library,” according to national publication, Library Journal (LJ)? The LJ Index is a measurement tool that compares U.S. public libraries with their spending peers based on four types of output measures of their per capita use. Due to our usage per capita of our…Read more

StoneNexus: a new magazine for lovers of stone and stone building

Donna Hasbrouck has generously donated a subscription and the complete back issues of Stonexus Magazine – a periodical about stonemasonry, stone building and decorative stonework to the Lopez Island Library. Featuring stonework and stonemasons from around the world in stunning photographs (above from Volume XII, page 65, of a balanced stone sculpture in Portonovo, Italy)…Read more