Databases: Ancestry.com Library Edition is available in the library only, during library hours. Newspapers on microfilm: Microfilm of local newspapers from the 1920's to the 1990's are stored at the West branch and are available for checkout (the library currently has a viewer but printing is not available). Obituary indexes for those newspapers, as well as city directories from 1959 to the 1990's are available at the Train Depot Museum, at 70 Russell Street in downtown Brooksville. Call 352-799-4766 or 799-0129. Paper copies of the Hernando Today from 1986-2014 are available at the Main library.
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We have a resource now you may not be aware of --- UNIVERSAL CLASS! -- over 500 online non-credit continuing education courses. Courses include a wide variety of subjects including a "Writing Skills" category, with more than 50 courses on - basic writing skills & tools; fiction & poetry; writing for children; marketing your work...
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