Pass It On

Tidbits and treats from the Sunnyvale Public Library Reference Division

Los Gatos de Ritmo August 30, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — svref @ 3:13 pm

Los Gatos de RitmoSaturday, September 11

3 p.m.

Library Plaza

Los Gatos de Ritmo, Latin Rhythm Percussionists — presenting a history of congas, instructions, live performance and music accompaniment.  Audience participation encouraged.  Come all, young/old and be prepared to move your feet!


Consumer Health Complete: User-Friendly Information August 23, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — svref @ 2:00 pm

Doing medical research? Start with Consumer Health Complete. This user-friendly collection has a variety of information, covering topics like medical conditions and procedures, videos about meditation and yoga, and other topics like parenting, mental health information, nutrition and exercise. Search for medical information and news from encyclopedias, reference books, pamphlets and fact sheets; view images and diagrams; watch brief videos; look up drug and herb information and find complementary and alternative medicine information. You can access Consumer Health Complete from the Library Web site: simply follow this link to our database page, select Consumer Health Complete, and enter your library card information when prompted.