Create. Build. Innovate.

From weekend projects around the house to exploring a new hobby, ELPL has the tools that you would rather borrow than buy. Patrons ages 18 and older have free access to routers, drills, ladders, saws, laser levels, and more, all of which have been generously provided by The Home Depot Foundation. Here is what you […]

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Author of the Month: Jason Reynolds

This month, we couldn't possibly overlook National Book Award Finalist and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author, Jason Reynolds. In August alone, Reynolds will be publishing two new books for kids and teens. The first, Miles Morales: Spider-Man offers up a new spin on the traditional Marvel hero. His second, Patina, is a follow-up to the National Book […]

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Author of the Month: May 2017

We are part of this universe; we are in this universe, but perhaps more important than both of those facts, is that the universe is in us. -- Neil deGrasse Tyson Astrophysicist and science communicator, Neil deGrasse Tyson's latest book, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry - a succinct collection of answers to common questions about the […]

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5 Finds Adults: April 2017

Beartown When Beartown's amateur hockey team has a winning streak that may allow them to reach the junior ice hockey championship, their star player is embroiled in a scandal involving the hockey coach's 15-year-old daughter. The town can't survive without the financial success that a winning team will bring them, but will morality overpower […]

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5 Finds Teens: April 2017

Alex And Eliza: A Love Story A story for Hamilton fans, Melissa de la Cruz's Alex and Eliza takes us back to the American Colonies, when socialite Elizabeth Schuyler first meets Alexander Hamilton. Besotted with Eliza, penniless Alexander must prove his worth to Eliza's family, who would rather she marry another, more suitable match. […]

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