1st Appearance: Deadpool

Deadpool Real Name/Alias: Wade Winston Wilson, Merc with a Mouth, Regenerating Degenerate, etc. 1st Appearance: New Mutants #98, February 1991 Place of Origin: Canada Profession: Mercenary, Superhero? Affiliations: X-Force, X-Men, Weapon X, Thunderbolts, S.H.I.E.L.D., etc. Created by: Rob Liefeld and Fabian Nicieza. Abilities: Regenerative healing factor Skilled marksman, swordsman, and hand-to-hand combatant Use magic satchel […]

Love My Library

  How would you describe a library?  A building?  A book depository?  Computer Lab?  Learning Environment?  Quiet?  Well, many libraries are that and so much more…   Libraries are a wealth of knowledge, information, fascinating people, and interesting materials of all types.  Libraries come in all shapes and sizes, they can be quiet and/or loud […]

Copyright Center LibGuide

  In the academic environment, copyright issues can be very complicated. Do you know how to share videos, readings, or images without violating copyright? The Copyright Center Libguide provides plenty of resources to help you make sense of various copyright concepts, including fair use, obtaining permission, and properly giving credit. You can work through the […]

The Legacies of Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder

From the time I was in elementary school, one of my favorite authors has always been Laura Ingalls Wilder. She was the second of four daughters of a pioneer family that traveled from Wisconsin to Kansas to Minnesota to South Dakota in the 1870s and 1880s. The Ingalls family experienced the hardships of blizzards, crop […]

Fun Facts Found Winter 2019

It’s not hard to find interesting or useful facts when you crack open a book in the library.  Let’s see what fun facts Megan M. found when she browsed through the reference related materials. The 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics was won by a trio of scientists for their remarkable breakthroughs in laser technology. One […]

February is Creative Romance Month

While you may see February as the ultimate month of love, why not spice it up this year by expressing your adoration in a creative way? Romance doesn’t have to be predictable. Don’t overthink it either! All you need for a bit of romance is love, excitement, and a bit of mystery! Although traditional romantic ideas […]

Control Your Wasted Time

February is National Time Management Month.  I could give you a list of apps to help you manage your time and organize your projects and activities and that may work for some people.  If we are honest, what we may need to look at is what are we doing with our time?  Are we using […]

Norman Rockwell’s Birthday

Norman Rockwell was an American painter, illustrator and author born in New York City February 3, 1894. He began studying art at 14 years old and became a prolific artist, producing more than 4,000 original works in his lifetime.  While still in his teens, Norman Rockwell worked as an art director for Boys’ Life and worked […]

A to Z World Business Database Review

Want to market your business or deal with a business in a foreign country? Asking yourself, “Where do I go for information on how to do business with that country? Which one shall I choose?” A to Z World Business could be the database for you. Choose from over 100 Country Business guides on 120 […]