Author: Matthew Stevenson

Do you feel like you’ve watched everything there is on Netflix? If you have a library card from Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, you have access to the great video streaming service Kanopy. Kanopy specializes in movies and TV from several different areas.  Documentaries Kanopy boasts 5,445 unique...

Current digital photography is amazing, but what is the best solution when you have a vintage photo you wish to restore? Do you have grainy photos on your cell phone you would like to sharpen up? Vivid Pix Restore offers multiple editing tools to clean...

You voted and the results are in! Shakespeare Saved My Life by Indiana author Laura Bates is our first One Town, One Read selection. One Town, One Read is a program that encourages everyone in the same community to read the same book and then...

Our Plainfield Library app is getting a much-needed overhaul! Unfortunately, there will be gap between the launch of our new app this winter and the withdrawal of our old app by its developer.However, not all is lost!...

The Friends Of the Library annual fall book sale will be September 18 - 22 in the main library lobby. There will be a large inventory of books, audiobooks, and large print materials. Come early for the best selection and come later for the best...

A Chance Meeting A secret society met recently at the library, by coincidence on the same night and time as Open Game Night. Called the Society of Luminaries, this small, card-driven cohort gathered in one of the Library's meeting rooms to play their peculiar game called...

The library is happy to provide a cheap and easy way to print out your important documents (like a resume), coupons, pictures, or almost anything else from one of our 40 new public computers. Of course, you can use these computers in the library to print,...

The library has recently added some great documentaries to both our digital and physical collections. Be sure to sign up for the weekly newsletter, Wowbrary, and receive an email each Saturday morning with a complete list of our latest additions. Here are some documentary recommendations from...

Changing leaves, cozy sweaters, and all things pumpkin spice flavored: fall is just around the corner! Making plans this season has never been easier with the newest PGTPL Library Guide. The Fall 2019 Guide covers August through October of all sorts of exciting things happening...

After a summer packed full of all kinds of events and activities, you’d think we’d stop for a minute to catch our breath! But that’s not the case here at PGTPL because the staff and I have been feverishly working to bring you another jam-packed...

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