Saturday, December 19, 2009


As of January 1, 2010, the library will have new open hours:

Monday through Thursday 10am-8pm
Friday and Saturday 10am-5pm

Tuesday, December 15, 2009


If you enjoy coming to the library to browse our new book section, you may now enjoy getting a sneak peek of our newest titles from home. Simply visit our web page and follow the link to NEW BOOK TITLES AT THE BARKER LIBRARY. Visit the System Catalog or call the library to find out about title availability.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

What have you been reading? We want to know!

Have you read something fantastic? Are you looking for something great to read? Check out the purple binder at the library's Circulation Desk. Share your book or author recommendations with other library users OR browse through reviews written by readers like you. Books recommended by our patrons are displayed in the library's reference area.

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Program Tonight

Join us tonight, Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 7pm for a multimedia presentation of photographs, haiku and stories with poet, publisher and oral memoirist Michael Czarnecki.

Saturday, November 21, 2009


Enjoy listening to the library's collection of books on CD? The Chautauqua Cattaraugus Library System now brings you OverDrive. OverDrive is a growing collection of audiobooks that may be downloaded to your computer, transferred to an MP3 player or even burned to a CD. With your library card number number and PIN, you can access this collection 24/7. Click here for a list of recent titles available through OverDrive or to start downloading audiobooks now, click here

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Barker Library has WIFI! Please visit the Circulation Desk for the security key.

Pre-School Storytime

Join us for Pre-School Storytime! Stories, films and music for little ones and the people who love them. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 10:15a.m.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009


Welcome to the Barker Library's new blog! Here you will find out what's new at the library and at our web site.

Quote for the day:
If we encounter a man of great intellect, we should ask him what books he reads. - Ralph Waldo Emerson