The Great American Read
What is fake news, and how can you spot it?
Coding: What Is It and How Do I Get Started?
Have you always wondered what coding means? Do you want to learn more? Check out the links below.
Cut the Cord: How-Tos & Information
Cutting the cord and ditching your cable or dish subscription takes some planning. Read about it in these links.
- How to Decide if Cutting the Cord Is Right for You
- Tom's Cord Cutting Guide
- Cord Cutting 2018: The Definitive Guide
GeoKnow: Is Puerto Rico a State? What Is a US Territory?
Did you know the US has 16 territories? Five of them are inhabited. What are territories? Are their people U.S. citizens? How does this work? Read the links below for more information.
- Wikipedia: Territories of the United States
- World Atlas: Territories of the US
- Territories of the United States
Grief and Healing: Helping Yourself, Helping Others
Find support services after the loss of a family member or friend.
- National Alliance for Grieving Children
- Children and Grief
- Grief Support Groups in Boca Raton, Florida
- Books for the Grieving and Bereaved
Ancestry and Family History Research
Curious about your family tree? Check out the resources below to learn more.
Stay up-to-date with hurricane planning and information at the links below.
- City of Boca Raton Hurricane Information
- Palm Beach County Emergency Management
- Sun-Sentinel Hurricane Guide
Podcasts: Getting Started
What are podcasts? How do you find them? How do you make one? Check out the links below to learn more.
Creating a Podcast:
- How to Start a Podcast: From Why, to What, to How
- How to Start a Podcast: Ultimate Guide for Beginners
- Podcast Beginner's Guide
- 101 Best Podcasts for 2018
- 50 Best Podcasts for 2018
- The Rapidly Expanding Podcast Universe
Managing Your Digital Afterlife
You do have digital assets (music, documents) and an online life (online accounts). To manage these, you might want to name a digital executor and learn about online tools that can help. To find out more, check out the links below and the Managing Your Digital Afterlife class at the library.
- Digital Afterlife Services
- Protecting Digital Assets After Your Death
- How to Manage a Loved One's Social Media Afterlife
Green-Tech Gardening: What Is It?
Gardening goes geeky! There are many tech-based tools and tips to help you in the garden. Follow the links below to learn more.
Buy an Electric Car: How-Tos and Information
Check out the city car charging stations here and learn more about how to purchase an electric car at the links below.
Find a Great New Book!
We have links in the library catalog to help you find a new book or author. Check out the links below to discover your next great read!
Social Media & Privacy
Right now, Facebook is in the news, but users should keep up with all aspects of privacy and social media.