Reference Blog Entries

Mamma Mia! It's National Pizza Month!

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Photo of a slice of thick-crust pizza with several toppings being lifted off of a pizza stone.

Do you like pizza? If so, it’s time to celebrate! October is National Pizza Month. Choose your favorite crust with toppings or try a brand new combination from the library’s own online cookbook. Over the years the residents of UA have contributed many mouth-watering recipes. Pizza recipes include Upside Down Pizza and Mini Pizza Appetizers.

Want to try a new recipe? Check out these new titles:

Want to know more about how the popular pie got started? Just click on the links below for a few saucy tidbits of information brought you by the Upper Arlington Public Library databases.

However you slice it, it's a great month for pizza!

Consumer Reports on Online Privacy

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Illustration of a lock over a background of zeros and ones November’s issue of Consumer Reports has a couple great articles on protecting your privacy online. Privacy is near and dear to a librarian’s heart, and the UA Library gives programs each May on how you can protect yourself from online tracking by advertisers. Just in case you didn’t know, all UA Library cardholders can also access from home - all you need is your library card number and PIN. To access

  1. Go to
  2. Hover the mouse over “Research” and click on “Databases”
  3. We have over a hundred databases, and they’re all listed alphabetically; scroll down and click on “
  4. Enter your UA Library card number and PIN

If you’re concerned about online tracking, learn more with these articles from Consumer Reports after you’ve logged in using the steps above: