Each week the staff at the Roseville Library answers more than 2,500 questions on every subject under the sun. Here are some of the most interesting ones they’ve gotten lately.
Q. What is Sadie Hawkins Day?
Q. Why can’t I download eBooks from the Library for my Kindle anymore? What happened?
Q. What is a jackfruit?
Q. How did Father Hennepin happen to name Louisiana? Was that an Indian word?
Q. If I damage a library book, can I bring in a replacement copy of the same title rather than paying the Library for it? I promise that the replacement copy will be in good condition.
Q. Do you have computers for general public use?
Q. I’ve heard that it’s possible to revive a sluggish drain with ordinary household chemicals? Do you have a recipe?
Q. So what’s the real story behind kombucha? Is it good for you? Or is it just a weird-tasting kind of iced tea?
NOTE: We will be taking a look back on some interesting questions while the librarian is on summer vacation.
Q. What is a ‘knitting nancy’?
Q. Can I request that the Library buy a new book by my favorite author as an e-book? I’d love to be able to read more library books on my e-reader.
Jump back to navigation
Lillie Suburban Newspapers
2515 E. Seventh Ave.
North St. Paul, MN 55109
Phone: (651) 777-8800
Fax: (651) 777-8288
Copyright 2014 | Lillie Suburban Newspapers | All Rights Reserved
Surf New Media