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BiblioBoard Library

Discover new authors by exploring self-published eBooks. The best submitted books, as determined by Library Journal, appear in Library Journal Select Collections. Create a BiblioBoard account to browse and instantly read eBooks.
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Indie Author Project

The Indie Author Project (IAP) is a publishing community that includes public libraries, authors, curators, and readers working together to connect library patrons with great indie-published books. IAP includes annual contests and a year-round discovery program designed to help indie authors reach more readers through the library, both locally and potentially all across the U.S. and Canada.
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Pressbooks

Pressbooks is an easy-to-use online software that allows authors to create professional quality eBooks and print-ready files in ePUB, MOBI and PDF formats. Free for library customers – sign in with your BiblioBoard account.
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Writing & Publishing Events

Libraries closed for Independence Day

All Day 7/2 - 7/4
Some Branches
Branches:
George Memorial Library, Albert George Branch Library, Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, Cinco Ranch Branch Library, First Colony Branch Library, Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library, Mamie George Branch Library, Mission Bend Branch Library, Missouri City Branch Library, Sienna Branch Library, Sugar Land Branch Library, University Branch Library, System-Wide
Description:
All Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed July 2 - 4 for Independence Day. ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In Person: Story Spinners Writing Club

5:30pm - 8:30pm
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2C (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Writing & Publishing, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
Are you writing a book?  Or have you always wanted to write but don't know how to start?  Join fellow authors for creative thinking and discussions of the writing process. The program begins with introductions. Tell us what you've been w...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In Person: Story Spinners Writing Club

5:30pm - 8:30pm
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2C (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Writing & Publishing, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Are you writing a book?  Or have you always wanted to write but don't know how to start?  Join fellow authors for creative thinking and discussions of the writing process. The program begins with introductions. Tell us what you've been w...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In person: Pressbooks: creating eBook and printable book files

10:30am - 11:30am
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Writing & Publishing, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
PressBooks allows authors to create professional quality eBooks and print-ready files. In this class, we will cover how to: create a new book set a theme template add parts, chapters, and metadata troubleshoot export ...

Libraries closed for Labor Day

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
George Memorial Library, Albert George Branch Library, Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, Cinco Ranch Branch Library, First Colony Branch Library, Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library, Mamie George Branch Library, Mission Bend Branch Library, Missouri City Branch Library, Sienna Branch Library, Sugar Land Branch Library, University Branch Library, System-Wide
Description:
All Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed Sep 5 for Labor Day. ...

Libraries closed for Fair Day

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
George Memorial Library, Albert George Branch Library, Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, Cinco Ranch Branch Library, First Colony Branch Library, Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library, Mamie George Branch Library, Mission Bend Branch Library, Missouri City Branch Library, Sienna Branch Library, Sugar Land Branch Library, University Branch Library, System-Wide
Description:
All Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed Sep 23 for Fair Day. ...