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Wilkinsburg Public Library

Black History Month Lecture

Two Immortal African Americans: Henrietta Lacks and Dr. Charles Drew is the title for this year's Black History Month lecture.  Presentations will be Thurs., Feb. 15, 6:00 pm at the Eastridge Branch and Sat., Feb. 17, 1:00 pm at the Main Library in the borough building.

Vince Neal will share the amazing stories of Lacks and Drew and their immense impact on the medical field both in saving countless lives and in the research of possible cures for diseases and illnesses.

The lecture and discussion will touch on the issues of racial segregation and medical research ethics in the lives of these two great Americans.

Library Hours

New Hours

Wilkinsburg:

Monday: 10-7

Tuesday: 10-6

Wednesday: 10-7

Thursday: 10-6

Friday: 10-5

Saturday: 10-5

Sunday: Closed

 Eastridge:

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10-7

Wednesday: 10-5

Thursday: 10-7

Friday: 10-5

Saturday: 10-5

Sunday: Closed

 

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AVAILABLE NOW! How to Apply for a Job

A new tool for job searching is available.  Today, you have to apply for most jobs online. You will also need an email account to complete an online job application.  We have made it easy for you to get an email account and some guidlines for online job searching.  At the top of page click on Services, then click How to Apply for a Job.    Good luck finding your next job!

EASY Resume Maker

Need to create a resume and you don't know where to start?  Try Cypress Resume, a resume making software we now offer.  Click HERE to start using this easy, well organized program to create your own unique resume.   Enter your library card to get started.  Currently, the software is available only to library computer users but will be available through remote access soon.

Test Preparation

Need to PRACTICE for your SAT, ACT or GMAT test?  Does your chosen career require you to pass a standardized test?

Do you want to practice for a test but don't want to spend the money for a book or class?   Many common tests are available through the Teaching and Education Reference Center and it's FREE through our library.  Click here to begin test preparation FREE! 

eBooks 101

Everything you wanted to know about eBooks and electronic devices can be found HERE.  Choose from 1,000s of titles available to all library patrons.  

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