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Waidner-Spahr Library

Browsing Collections: Winter Break 2021-22


The library has popular books and films (and portable DVD players) available for your entertainment during the winter break. You may check out items through December 21 for use during the library closure (December 22-January 4), or visit us after the library reopens on January 5. 

There are also a variety of ebooks available in the "Browse by Genre" lists below.

Legos and puzzles will be available for use in the Biblio cafe between January 5 and 21, and we are planning coffee break and food events to bring folks together (details will be shared below, so be sure to check back in January).

Library Winter Break Hours & Access

Books for Entertainment

The Dickinson Reads collection includes bestselling fiction and popular nonfiction.  The library also has ebooks and print books related to learning a new skill (see crafts and hobbies and cooking/recipes), as well as books in genres like fantasy, humor, historical fiction, science fiction, superhero comics, and more.

See more Dickinson Reads books

Browse more books by genre

Dickinson Reads - Popular Fiction & Nonfiction

Movies and TV Shows

The following movies and television shows are available on DVD in the library. Portable DVD players are available to borrow--request one at the Circulation Desk.

Browse more movies by genre

Movies on DVD

TV Series on DVD

Legos & Puzzles at the Biblio - Jan 5 - 21

Come to the Biblio Cafe. We'll provide the Legos and puzzles.

Lego Color Bricks Alan Chia, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Community Reading - January 24

Join us for a community discussion of the book, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants at 4:30 on Monday, January 24 (the first day of the spring 2022 semester). Register.