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Library Introduces New Mini Mobile Memory Labs

Geauga County Public Library Introduces New Mini Mobile Memory Labs

Geauga County – February 17, 2021 – In addition to its full-service Mobile Memory Lab housed at their Thompson Branch, Geauga County Public Library now offers two mini Mobile Memory Labs, one for photos and one for video, which further engages members of the community to capture, record, and preserve important parts of their personal histories.

Each session will last two hours. As with the full-service Mobile Memory Lab, community members must complete an orientation to use the mini Mobile Memory Labs. Community members who have not completed an orientation can schedule one at GeaugaLibrary.net under “Programs.”

The photo mini Mobile Memory Lab will be housed at Geauga County Public Library’s Administrative Center. It features a flatbed scanner, fast photo scanner, slide/negative scanner, and photo editing software. Sessions will last for two hours and will be held at 9 a.m., noon, and 2:45 p.m. Monday – Friday. The video mini Mobile Memory Lab will be housed at Geauga County Public Library’s Bainbridge Branch. It features an 8mm film scanner, VHS digitizer, and video editing software. Sessions will last for two hours and will be held at 9 a.m., noon, 3 p.m., and 5:45 p.m. Monday – Thursday, and 9 a.m., noon, and 3 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

Community members can book an appointment by calling their local Branch or clicking “Ask Us Online” at GeaugaLibrary.net.

About Geauga County Public Library

The Geauga County Public Library, rated a 4-Star Library by Library Journal, includes five full-service Branches in Bainbridge, Chardon, Chesterland (Geauga West), Middlefield, and Thompson, a fleet of Mobile Services vehicles that serve rural areas and community centers, and an Administrative Center where technical services, computer services, facilities, and administrative functions reside, in addition to its public library space. GCPL has more than 900,000 books and eBooks. The collection also contains more than 100,000 audio/video items and 60 Research databases available through its website. Geauga County Public Library is a member of the CLEVNET consortium, giving patrons access to more than 12 million items. Learn more about the Geauga County Public Library at GeaugaLibrary.net.

February 17, 2021

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