Brooklyn Public Library

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Recent Pieces from Brooklyn Public Library

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Ada, the Surgeon & the Headless Skeleton (18:24)
From: Page Flippers

Meet Ada, an eight-year-old kid living in Brooklyn. She loves sewing, making graphic novels, and playing with her friends. When Ada joins the Page Flipper Club, she gets to ...
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Euna, the Designer & the Highest Monkey Bars (20:08)
From: Page Flippers

Meet Euna, an eight-year-old kid who loves rainbow loom, inventing things, and doing the monkey bars! When Librarian Rachel freezes on top of the highest monkey bars, Euna ...
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Jack, the Engineer & the River of Glue (20:54)
From: Page Flippers

Meet Jack, an eight-year-old kid who loves dancing, drawing, and doing math! When a glue bottle explodes in the library, Jack has to think on their feet and save the day with ...
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Jason, the Veterinarian & the Book-eating Jaguar (21:23)
From: Page Flippers

Meet Jason, a seven-year-old kid who loves reading and playing with his dogs. When a jaguar enters the library after the Page Flipper meeting and swallows Rachel and ...
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School's Out! Time for a Pop Quiz (28:49)
From: Brooklyn Public Library

Will you visit your library this summer? To kick off a season of reading, we thought we'd have some fun! How many Brooklyn and library trivia questions can you answer correctly?
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Melina, the Spy, and the Secret Code (22:24)
From: Page Flippers

Meet Melina, a nine-year-old kid who loves reading, writing, playing with her little siblings, and learning how to be a spy. When Melina joins the Page Flipper Club, she gets ...
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Books Unbanned (25:25)
From: Brooklyn Public Library

Book bans and challenges have been on the rise in the past few years. When BPL launched a free eCard to give out-of-state teens access to our eBook collection, including many ...
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A Library Sounds Like This (25:47)
From: Brooklyn Public Library

From defunct recording technology to vinyl’s comeback, we've been through a lot of media changes over the last 125 years. And we're still changing! We talk about audio's next ...
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World Wide Web (22:47)
From: Brooklyn Public Library

In 1996, we were one of the first libraries in the nation to connect our patrons to the internet. Today, we're extending our WiFi reach down the block, loaning hotspots, and ...
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Decolonizing Dewey (24:50)
From: Brooklyn Public Library

A lot had changed since Melvil Dewey came up with a classification system to organize all known and not-yet-known knowledge into a string of numbers and search terms. And ...