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Entertainment Value


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Entertainment does not have to be expensive. Be entertained by your library and don't break the bank.

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Entertainment Value

  2. 2. Do You… <ul><li>Buy New Books? </li></ul><ul><li>Subscribe to Newspapers/Magazines? </li></ul><ul><li>Rent or NETFLIX movies? </li></ul><ul><li>Subscribe to the Internet? </li></ul><ul><li>If you do then the Library can save you money. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why buy when you can borrow? <ul><li>The Daviess County Public Library offers a variety of ways to stay entertained while keeping your piggy bank from </li></ul><ul><li>looking like this. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Newspapers & Magazines <ul><li>Over 45 local and national newspapers </li></ul><ul><li>More than 300 magazines to check out </li></ul><ul><li>Over 1600 full text local, state, regional, national, and world newspapers through News Bank online. </li></ul><ul><li>Accessing such material via the Daviess County Public Library can save you money. </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Cost is Clear <ul><li>Messenger-Inquirer subscription </li></ul><ul><li>$10-20 a month </li></ul><ul><li>Courier Journal subscription </li></ul><ul><li>$10-20 a month </li></ul><ul><li>Wall Street Journal subscription </li></ul><ul><li>$13-15 a month </li></ul><ul><li>Use of all three at the DCPL </li></ul><ul><li>No Charge! </li></ul>
  6. 6. Public Computers <ul><li>Available for public use </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Internet </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resumes and cover letters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Games </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Genealogy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>and more…. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Free Wi-Fi </li></ul>
  7. 7. High Speed Savings <ul><li>Time Warner Internet subscription </li></ul><ul><li>$35 a month </li></ul><ul><li>AOL Internet subscription </li></ul><ul><li>$10 a month and up </li></ul><ul><li>Bellsouth Internet subscription </li></ul><ul><li>$20 a month </li></ul><ul><li>Wi-Fi and Internet access at the DCPL </li></ul><ul><li>No Charge! </li></ul>
  8. 8. Film & Television <ul><li>Award winning feature films and documentaries </li></ul><ul><li>Classic and foreign films </li></ul><ul><li>DVD and VHS </li></ul><ul><li>Television Series on DVD </li></ul>
  9. 9. This is our treat <ul><li>On You </li></ul><ul><li>Dinner and a Movie for two: $50 </li></ul><ul><li>Time Warner Cable: </li></ul><ul><li>$55 a month </li></ul><ul><li>Dish Network: </li></ul><ul><li>$10 a month and up </li></ul><ul><li>NETFLIX rental: </li></ul><ul><li>$10 a month and up </li></ul><ul><li>On DCPL </li></ul><ul><li>7 DVDs for 7 Days </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Films </li></ul><ul><li>Classic Films </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Television Seasons </li></ul><ul><li>Nonfiction AV material </li></ul><ul><li>No Charge! </li></ul>
  10. 10. Audio Books <ul><li>Downloadable Audio Books </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kentucky Libraries Unbound (books and music) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Netlibrary </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Over 5000 audio titles </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Playaways </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Books on CD </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Audiocassettes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Language Learning Tools available in all formats </li></ul>
  11. 11. Music <ul><li>Over 4,000 music CDs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Classical </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jazz </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Country </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alternative </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Holiday </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Listen Online </li></ul><ul><ul><li>African American Song </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>American Song </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smithsonian Global Sound </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Don’t Forget the Books <ul><li>Over 100,000 circulating books on all subjects </li></ul><ul><li>New books cost anywhere from $10-50 </li></ul><ul><li>at the DCPL </li></ul><ul><li>No Charge! </li></ul>
  13. 13. Dollars & Sense <ul><li>By borrowing instead of buying in 2007-2008 Library Customers borrowed saved </li></ul><ul><li>Over $9,000,000 in Books </li></ul><ul><li>Over $300,000 in CDs </li></ul><ul><li>Over $500,000 in Movies </li></ul><ul><li>Over $40,000 in Magazines </li></ul><ul><li>Over $500,000 in Audio Books </li></ul><ul><li>Over $700,000 in Computer Sessions </li></ul><ul><li>*Statistics based on library value calculator designed by KDLA </li></ul>
  14. 14. Growing Collection <ul><li>The Library is constantly adding new titles to the collection </li></ul><ul><li>You may suggest a book to add to the library collection </li></ul><ul><li>Borrow books from other libraries </li></ul>
  15. 15. Bottom Line… <ul><li>Open 7 days a week to keep the whole family entertained and your piggy bank healthy </li></ul><ul><li>Entertainment doesn’t have to be expensive </li></ul><ul><li>IT CAN BE FREE! </li></ul><ul><li>PowerPoint produced by K. Clark 2009 </li></ul>