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September 8, 2020

New Educational Resources from Scholastic Teachables

We are very excited to announce the addition of a fantastic new resource for parents and educators. We have added Scholastic Teachables to our list […]

August 14, 2020

Resources for Transforming Our Community, Together!

Thank you to all who read and shared our Black Lives Matter Resource Guide. Thanks also to attendees of our McLib Live: Making a Difference […]

Lincoln High School Class Photo, Circa 1899 (Hattie Brown Collection, McCracken County Public Library)

August 4, 2020

Black History and Genealogy Resource Guide

August 8th is a time of celebration, remembrance, and fellowship within Paducah and the surrounding area. While the specific day has numerous origin stories, the week surrounding the date remains a moment to reflect […]

July 17, 2020

Libraries Lead With Digital Skills

The library will have a two-week run of computer classes starting July 20th. The classes will be offered on Zoom. They’ll be recorded and put […]

June 1, 2020

Internet Privacy During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Now that many of us are spending more time online as we social distance at home, internet privacy and security is extremely important. There has […]

May 28, 2020

What to Read: Tomato Edition

Summer in Kentucky is the time for fresh tomatoes – ripe, juicy and bursting with flavor. Whether you are a beginner or a master tomato […]

May 12, 2020

Home Brewing: From Grains to Glass

McCracken County Public Library presents a talk on the art of home brewing led by Tom Knight! Knight is a homebrewer with 15 years of […]

April 22, 2020

What to Learn: How to Make Some Extra Money

Whether you’re looking for a way to make some extra money in your spare time, manage that extra time more efficiently, start your own craft […]

April 16, 2020

What to Learn: Creative Skills on

There’s no better time than now to pick up a new hobby, expand your resume with new skills, or just do something to pass the […]

April 1, 2020

Learn for Free with these YouTube Playlists

The library offers tons of free learning tools – from eBooks and research databases, to thousands of free training courses on However, there’s one […]