Kansas Library News Blogs

The State Library has three blogs that provide news and items of interest for Kansans.  Subscribe to any blog through our site's Notify Me feature, or add them to your RSS feed reader.

Recent posts:

  1. OneClick: App Update & Logo Change 6/27/17

    6/27/17 - computer users will now also have a small update, the notes have been changed below to reflect this.   OneClickdigital will have a large app update & logo change on Tuesday, June 27. After that time, the website & app will be called...

  2. Tumblebooks: last day June 30

    Due to a steep decline in usage over the last year, we have decided not to renew the statewide subscription to Tumblebooks. The last day it is available is June 30. Our other digital storybook product, BookFlix, continues to be popular and use has...

  3. Changing Kansas Highway Signs in the 1970s

    Post-WWII America was a time of great changes in American life. New ideas and people flooded into our country enriching the melting pot that has always been the United States of America. By the 1960s and 1970s pluralism had moved from small insular...

  4. BoW: How to Build a Fire

    How to Build a Fire     by Erin Bried     Format: Cloud Library ebook A belated Father's Day post. Advice from grandfathers on those practical skills that adult should know, like changing tires and catching fish - with humor and illustrations. For...

  5. Highlight: Summer Reading Skill Builders & Architecture eBooks

    Since the Summer Reading Theme is “Build a Better World” we are pointing out two “Skill Builder” online resources to help you learn everything from Microsoft Excel to biology in addition to some "building" ebooks. Digital Books and Online Resources...

  6. 1934 Sixth Grade US History Curriculum Guide

    Here's something to challenge U.S. history buffs... A 1934 booklet published by the Kansas Department of Education for sixth graders (11/12 year olds).. "The Story of Our Republic: Sixth-grade History." You can find this gem on the virtual shelves...

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