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  • Kick off the Olympics with the U.S. National Archives

    The Summer Olympics officially begin on July 23, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. Time to lace up those running shoes, tune up the bicycle, and go for that perfect 10! Join the U.S. National Archives this week as …Read More »
  • July 2021 Outrider Now Available

    Find a wrap-up of the latest in Wyoming library news in the July 2021 Outrider newsletter from the Wyoming State Library. Subscribe today, and we’ll send the Outrider straight to your email inbox each month. You can also see past …Read More »
  • German POW Camp Newspapers Added to Digital Collection

    The Wyoming State Library has completed the digitization of five German prisoner of war camp titles, adding nearly 800 pages of content to the Wyoming Digital Newspapers Collection. The camps, which held captured German soldiers, were based …Read More »
  • Welcome Katelyn Wittenborn to the Wyoming State Library

    The Wyoming State Library welcomes Katelyn Wittenborn as our new Interlibrary Loan Technician in the Information Services office. She will be responsible for providing support and training to interlibrary loan staff employed at Wyoming libraries within the …Read More »
  • Today in GoWYLD History: First Moon Landing

    On July 20, 1969 at 4:17 and 43 seconds — 102 hours, 45 minutes, and 43 seconds after launch — the Eagle touched down on the surface of the moon. You can read a bit of the …Read More »
  • This Day in GoWYLD History: Seneca Falls Convention

    On July 19 and 20, 1848, a convention was held in Seneca Falls, New York that helped launch the women’s suffrage movement in the United States. A search in Britannica Library (or Britannica School) in GoWYLD.net will …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of July 19

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of  July 19 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can …Read More »
  • Job Opening: Natrona County Library Adult Services Specialist

    Application deadline is July 30, 2021. Click here for more details. Adult Services Specialist Full-time benefited position Evenings and weekends required Natrona County Library is seeking a skilled, confident individual who is passionate and eager to deliver …Read More »
  • Hands-On Cooking Classes at the Natrona County Library

    From the Natrona County Library Who doesn’t love delicious food? And if you can prepare those delicious foods yourself, even better! Cooking skills benefit us our entire lives and can lead to healthier lifestyles. This is why …Read More »
  • WSL Job Opening: Bibliographic Services Librarian

    The Wyoming State Library is seeking an experienced individual to serve as the Bibliographic Services Librarian for the WYLD Network office in Cheyenne, Wyoming. See the full vacancy announcement here. This position is responsible for assisting library …Read More »
  • Exploring Almanacs in GoWYLD

    July is Read an Almanac Month. Just like Google and old newspapers, almanacs can take us right down a rabbit hole. Whether it is The Old Farmer’s Almanac or The World Almanac and Book of Facts, folks …Read More »
  • New Books at the WSL

    The latest additions to the Wyoming State Library’s collection are available to you through WYLDCAT. Questions, comments, or suggestions for purchase may be directed to Library Development Manager Brian Greene at brian.greene@wyo.gov or (307) 777-6339.   Intellectual Freedom …Read More »
  • New Grant Opportunities from Wyoming Humanities

    Wyoming Humanities has two new grant opportunities available, both of which can offer significant dollars to nonprofit humanities organizations and organizations that provide humanities programming. The goal of Wyoming Humanities’ grants is to support public programs that …Read More »
  • ‘Rowdy Randy’ is Wyoming’s Selection for National Book Festival

    Rowdy Randy, written by Casey Day Rislov and illustrated by Zachary Pullen, has been selected by the Wyoming State Library for the 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival’s “Discover Great Places Through Reading” list. This annual …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of July 12

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of  July 12 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can …Read More »