TAG: videos

How Will You Spark a Reaction?

Posted in Teens on February 20, 2014 at 6:00 am

Teen_Feature_VideoContest Do you love to make videos? Do you aspire to be the next Steven Spielberg or Kathryn Bigelow? There’s a contest happening right now that’s perfect for you, and you could win a cash prize. It’s the 2014 Teen Video Challenge. Here’s how it works: Contestants create a video 30 to 90 seconds long that […]

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What’s All the Hoopla

Posted in News on January 13, 2014 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_Hoopla The hoopla is all about music, movies, audiobooks, and TV shows streaming to you instantly – and for free – with your library card! Spokane County Library District, partnering with hoopla, offers thousands of titles – Just browse through the collection and find something for every age, all ready to be watched or listened to […]

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Where to Watch (Mostly) Free and Legal Anime

Posted in Teens on December 26, 2013 at 6:00 am

Teen_Feature_Anime by Cindy Ulrey Can’t get enough anime at our monthly teen anime clubs or in the library collection? Check out some of these great resources on the web where you can legally stream anime for free! The Anime Network Watch many episodes of popular titles like Clannad, Princess Tutu, and Maid-Sama! free on your computer […]

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Book Trailer – The Book Thief

Posted in Explore and Discover on December 19, 2013 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_BookThief by Becky M. With the success of the movie adaptation, there is renewed interest in The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. I thoroughly enjoyed the book and was inspired to create a book trailer for it in a children’s literature class last year. I used Windows Movie Maker, which is a great free program. I […]

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