Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Library Closed November 11th


What?
Las-Vegas clark County Library District libraries, urban and surrounding areas wil be closed.

Why are libraries closed on this day?

To celebrate Veterans Day

What is Veterans Day?
Veterans Day is an annual American holiday honoring military veterans. Both a federal holiday and a state holiday in all states, it is usually observed onNovember 11. However, if it occurs on a Sunday then the following Monday is designated for holiday leave, and if it occurs Saturday then either Saturday or Friday may be so designated. It is also celebrated as Armistice Day or remembrance Day in other parts of the world, falling on November 11, the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that endedWorld War I. Major hostilities of World War I were formally ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 with the German signing of the Armistice (Retrieved November, 2009)

When will the library reopen?
On Thursday, November 12th from 9a.m. to 9p.m.

What happens if my books are due on this date?

No worries, items will not be due on this, but the following day. You can also use the outside bookdrops if you need to return items on this date. Please remember no dvds or cds can be placed in the outside bookdrop because they can get damaged.

What happens if I have homework?No worries, our electronic resources are available 24 hours a day. Just make sure your card is valid and you have a personal identification number, then you are all set.

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