Don’t squat with your spurs on.

Good advice for all! Ivanhoe Library is highlighting the Western Genre in October and in this blog post we’d like to highlight the western novels and audio books available to borrow as eBooks and eAudiobooks from our Overdrive service. Traditional western fiction is a genre of literature set in the American old West frontier and […]

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The Reading Hour live blog from Ivanhoe Library ends for 2016.

8:00 PM  The reading hour blog is over for another year. Goodnight All and Happy Reading! 7:59 PM  Where's Wally? Going home with some books. Actually it's Minette. And the stripes are the wrong colour. Where's Wally? 7:48 PM  Keen computer users and /or students wanting warmth and quiet such as Jarrod are still here working […]

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Focusing on YA Literature

As its National Youth Week and Ivanhoe Library is Focusing on YA Literature we thought we would have a look at what is available to borrow from our Overdrive and Bolinda BorrowBox services. Alice Pung is a writer, editor, teacher and lawyer based in Melbourne. She has won numerous awards including the 2007 Newcomer of the […]

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Which ebook reader to buy?

The April 2015 issue of Choice magazine has the results of a test of ebook readers titled A library in the palm of your hand. If you are thinking of buying a dedicated ebook reader you might like to have a look at it but bear in mind that the eBooks available from the library […]

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