Best Books of 2020

Photo by cottonbro from Pexels Are you looking for a good book? Here are some "best" book of the year lists for 2020. BookList Reader-- Book Riot-- GoodReads Choice Awards-- Literary Hub-- NPR-- You can also find great choices by visiting NoveList, a Rockwall County Library database. To use NoveList, go to choose "Resources" and "Databases & … Continue reading Best Books of 2020


January is National Mentoring Month. If you want to learn more about mentoring, these leadership books offer great ideas: Dyer, W. Gibb. Beyond Team Building. Economy, Peter. Wait? I'm The Boss?!? Gostick, Adrian Robert. Leading With Gratitude. Harvard Business Guide. The HBR Guide to Motivating People. Hewlett, Sylvia Ann. The Sponsor Effect: How to Be … Continue reading Mentoring


Did you know? Your Rockwall County library card gives you access to NewsBank that gives you access to news stories. Newsbank offers: credibilitydepth/breadthuniquenessdiversityversatility In addition to local news stories available in collections like "Dallas Metro Collection," "Dallas Morning News," and "Rockwall County Herald Banner," readers can find national and international news stories. Find current new … Continue reading NewsBank

Perseverance, February 2021

Illustration of Perseverance On February 18, NASA's Perseverance will complete its journey and touchdown on Mars. The landing will be a challenge. If all goes well, the Perseverance will land in Jezero crater that scientists believe was once filled with water. Perseverance is the most sophisticated rover ever sent to Mars. Perseverance will look for … Continue reading Perseverance, February 2021