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Use Your Public Library

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Remember you already buy books, CDs, DVDs each year - through your tax dollars - support your local library.

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  • We use our library weekly. Save SO much money on dvds & books - when it is free! - by MELLYBEANS0919
  • Excellent ... already knew this, but it is so easy to forget good sources of help. - by SQUASH@34
  • REGENCY2
    So true! I use the internet to put my name on my library's waiting lists for popular books. I can manage what I read from home and pick up the book when they call me. I use to spend $100/month on books and magazines. Now I rarely buy books and read magazines at the library. If there is a picture I want, I use the color copier. - by REGENCY2
  • I LOVE using the Computer at the Library. PLUS, our Library offers a delivery and pick-up service for Homebound patrons.

    emoticon emoticon emoticon - by LJCANNON
  • This is an area that would really be helpful in our family; we already improved here in that instead of just buying a new book off the shelf at a retailer, we shop online for the best price & don't pay the speedy shipping or we buy used. However, we can do better & this is just the tip for that! With the skyrocketing costs & boxes of books stacked in the garage & 3 rooms of the house, this is a great alternative. emoticon - by PANFRIEDTROUT
  • Amen - by EGRAMMY
  • RKP185
    single best idea for a family. take some time and find out all the local library has to offer. I belong to 3 and they all have different strngths. emoticon - by RKP185
  • You definitely are right. My family has always practiced library visits and you save mone and space on bookshelves. We also share and make books purchased be read by a lot of people in the family.

    emoticon emoticon - by BRADIA
  • SASSYBEAN1
    It also saves a lot of space on bookshelves... once those are full, the only choice is to take to Half Price books (not a cost-wise option!) so - check them out and save money, time, and shelf-space! - by SASSYBEAN1
  • Great secret! It is so easy to overlook the local library, but they are such a great resource! - by PHDMAMA06

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