Escondido Public Library's Latest News

Wednesday, March 24, 2004

Popcorn & a Movie Teen Event
Teens - check out a movie at the East Valley Branch this Friday, March 26th at 3:30 p.m. and score some free popcorn too!

Proposed bill would affect library Internet users
A proposed bill by a Michigan senator would require libraries to keep files on the names, addresses and amount of computer time used by Internet users:
http://www.southbendtribune.com

Wiretapping the Internet
The FBI is seeking a move to wiretap the Internet to expand its surveillance capabilties. Read the Fox News article for more information:
http://www.foxnews.com
The ACLU is opposing the proposed wiretapping saying that a change to the design of the Internet would leave it more vulnerable to hackers:
http://www.aclu.org

Cookbook award nominees
The nominations for the 2004 James Beard Foundation Awards have been announced. Is your favorite cookbook on the list?
http://www.jamesbeard.org