Blog Contributors


Check out our blogs!

Magazine Insider - Discover the breadth of the magazines the library holds in branches and online and be the first to know about the new magazines and the most interesting content. Brought to you by the Mag Lady.

Genealogy Blog - Find out about and comment on genealogy events and featured books and online materials.

Librarychef 2.0 Blog - Hello and welcome to my blog. I will be writing about cookbooks; what I like about some titles and which ones I steer clear of. (Generally I don't go near any of the more haute cuisine ones, which contain recipes that require hard-to-find ingredients or ones that need to be picked on the left-hand side of a hill in Tuscany at dawn.)

Flip the page e-Book Blog - Ivanhoe Reading Coordinators Tina and Mary will introduce you the wonderful world of e-books - lightweight, backlit and instant large print!  Each week we will be talking about e-books, reviewing e-books and thinking about e-book-related issues.

Local History Blog - Find out about and comment on local history events (including walking tours, guest speakers and book launches), new additions to the local history library collection, and view featured images from the collection.

Yarra Plenty Reads - Find out about upcoming author readings, interesting books and YPRL writing group events.

Arts and Culture - This blog will reveal all the arts and culture happenings at the library branches, opportunities for local artists, and other relevant local events and information.

Kids Blog - Find out about upcomming activities at the library branches.

Movie Blog - Read Staff blogs regarding their favourite movies.

Featured Faces - Meet the staff at Yarra Plenty Regional Library.

Friends of the Diamond Valley Library Garden - Calling all Green Fingers. Find out what's happening at the Diamond Valley Library community garden and get some gardening tips and advice too.

Blog Contributors - Check out the personal blogs of library staff to see what they are reading, listening to and watching!

Did you know…YPRL has extended its downloadable collection by adding e-books from Bolinda, which previously only supplied audiobooks.   And…If you are using a iPad to read your ebooks and want to borrow some of these you can download Bolinda’s BorrowBox app from the iTunes app store to make borrowing easy.