Oct 062015

book_loveThe Friends Book Cellar will be open:

  • Wednesday, October 7th; 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 8th; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Friends Book Cellar offers gently used books, magazines, DVDs, CDs and much more for incredibly low prices. All of the proceeds benefit the Southfield Public Library. Show your Friends Membership Card and receive a 10% discount on Book Cellar purchases.  Payment for items must be cash only.

Oct 022015

soulfoodDate: Wednesday, October 7th
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room

Join us in watching and discussing Soul Food Junkies with the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan.

Soul Food Junkies sets out on a historical and culinary journey to learn more about the soul food tradition and its relevance to black cultural identity. Through candid interviews with soul food cooks, historians and scholars, as well as with doctors, family members and everyday people, the film puts this culinary tradition under the microscope to examine both its positive and negative consequences.

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Oct 012015

zinioThis service, provided through The Library Network, allows Southfield and Lathrup Village residents to download full digital copies of over 200 magazines, including such popular titles as Cosmopolitan, Forbes, National Geographic and Newsweek.

Checking out magazines with Zinio is easy. Simply visit our Zinio Site and click on the Create New Account tab in the upper right hand corner to create your account and start reading. You will receive an email welcoming you to the RBdigital Gateway library portal, which we access through The Library Network.

Magazines can be read on your computer or on a variety of mobile devices with the Zinio app found on the bottom of Zinio’s homepage or in your app store. Best of all, there are no checkout limits with Zinio, so there are never any late fees. You can view your checked out magazines anytime.