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With thousands of items, and hundreds of events, services and exhibitions spread through the library each year, we are faced with the near impossible task of shedding light on the many hidden treasures and resources on offer here at Otis Library. In a sense, the library is like an enormous iceberg: the section peaking above … Continue reading Otis Library


Make this Holiday Season the Best Ever!

  It’s officially my favorite time of year!  November marks the start to a string of holidays that brings on the festive memories and excuses for merry-making left and right.   Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years calls for seasonal recipes that are just as beautiful as they are mouthwatering. Whether you’re planning a slew of holiday … Continue reading Make this Holiday Season the Best Ever!

Fall into a good eBook! Check out the newest additions to our collection!

Read eBooks. Best-selling authors. New release titles. Classics and crowd-pleasers. Otis Library’s digital collection has it all. Find your next book and start reading. See how easy it is to enjoy our digital collection: OverDrive App Getting started with OverDrive With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library … Continue reading Fall into a good eBook! Check out the newest additions to our collection!

Remembering Eugene O’Neill: A hard act to follow

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1936 was awarded to Eugene O'Neill "for the power, honesty and deep-felt emotions of his dramatic works, which embody an original concept of tragedy". ---

Soldier’s Stories

Let's honor the contributions of those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, with some books that shed light on the military experience.

The Good Earth and Other Novels that Illuminate Chinese Culture

Let's honor Pearl S. Buck by reading her amazing novel or another book that gives us a glimpse into Chinese culture.

Cook Up Some Goulish Goodies with these Halloween Cookbooks!

Borrow one of these recipe books today and have your best Halloween yet!

Pronunciator – Language Learning Database

Meet Pronunciator, Otis Library’s online language-learning database. Pronunciator offers instruction for 80 languages that can be taken from any of  50 starting languages! This means that a French speaker can learn Korean, a Hindi speaker can learn Ukrainian, a Haitian Creole speaker can learn Afrikaans (among countless other possibilities). ESL courses are included for the 50 non-English languages. Pronunciator … Continue reading Pronunciator – Language Learning Database