Wednesday, July 23, 2014

New Bus Route Serves West Regional Branch Library

West Regional Branch Library, 7469 Century Circle, is now served by a new bus route on the Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST). Route #10 provides service between Century Circle in West Fayetteville along Strickland Bridge Road and Raeford Road to Ireland Drive and connects with the existing Route #7.
            Many of the other branches of the Cumberland County Library & Information Center are also served by bus routes. Route #9 serves North Regional Branch Library, 855 McArthur Road; Route #15 serves Bordeaux Branch Library, 3711 Village Drive; Routes #4, #12 and #14 serve Headquarters Library, 300 Maiden Lane; and Routes #17 and #18 serve Cliffdale Regional Branch Library, 6882 Cliffdale Road.

For maps, schedules and more information about FAST, visit www.ridefast.net.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Library Offers Free Driver's Permit Practice Tests


Getting a driver’s license is a big responsibility and preparation is important to passing the written exam. The library is offering free North Carolina driver permit practice tests for automobiles and motorcycles licenses. The free tests are available at ccplic.driving-tests.org/north-carolina and do not require a library card number or any personal information.
           The site also provides convenient access to the North Carolina Driver Handbook and more. This resource is for anyone looking to brush up on his or her knowledge of North Carolina traffic laws and provides a helpful frequently asked questions section with answers that residents might need without having to visit the local Department of Motor Vehicles.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Be Prepared - Hurricane Season is Upon Us

This guide to Natural Disasters & Emergency Preparedness will help you find local, state and federal assistance should you need it after a natural disaster. It also provides valuable information about how to prepare for emergencies.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Digital Special Collections of the American Museum of Natural History

Digital Special Collections of the American Museum of Natural History’s Research Library provides free access to our rich collections of digitized archival photographic images, art and memorabilia images and Rare Book Collection illustrations. Learn More...



Collection

Rare Book Collection

Citation
Finnin, Denis, “Cicinnurus regius from Elliot's A monograph of the Paradiseidae,” AMNH Digital Special Collections, accessed June 11, 2014, http://images.library.amnh.org/digital/items/show/18760.
Title
Cicinnurus regius from Elliot's A monograph of the Paradiseidae
Medium
Lithography
Date
2011
Coverage
New Guinea
Subject

Monday, June 9, 2014

Summertime is the Perfect Time for Reading

Sana Moulder of the Cumberland County Public Library and Information Center offers several suggested reads for your summer reading. Learn more....