IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT TAX FORMS
The IRS has informed the Library that due to budget cuts, it will no longer send copies of instruction booklets for Forms 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ to distribute to the public.
Copies of these instructions can be obtained in the following ways:
- IRS.gov/Forms – to view and download
- IRS.gov/orderforms – to order tax products to be delivered by mail
- 1-800-829-3676 – to order tax products to be delivered by mail
For this filing season, the Library will have the following products:
- Forms 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ (forms only, no instructions)
- Publication 17, one reference (Taxpayers will be able to access Publication 17 in English and Spanish online from irs.gov/Pub17 and, new this year, it will also be available as a free e-Pub for downloading from IRS.gov and viewing on most e-Readers and other mobile devices.)
- Publication 1132, Reproducible Copies of Federal Tax Forms and Instructions
Forms can be printed using the library’s computers or our staff can print them. Printing or copying from the reproducible book is $.15 per page.
State Tax forms and envelopes are now available.
NCPL Book Talk Resumes!
NCPL Book Talk meets the 1st Monday of February, March, April, and May at 9:30 am. The next meeting will be on February 2nd, where we will discuss Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese. The March title will be Time and Again by Jack Finney. Call 724-658-6659 ext. 107 to register.
In February, photographs, courtesy of members of New Castle Camera Club, will be on display on the 1st floor of the library. The following photographers are displaying their work this month: Bill Conkle, Harriet Grossman, Karen Kriley, Audrey Pollock, Mike Pagani, Sandy Suchonic, Joyce Hoak, Dave Diffenderfer, Trudy Neff, Ann Souzer, Ray Braun, Bryan W. Fay, Brian Reiser, and Larry Manski.
Stacks, the Library Cat
Stacks is becoming quite the celebrity! Look for Stacks on the cover of Views & Voices magazine’s February issue. In addition, Stacks is now on the Facebook page of the U.S. Government Printing Office.
Show Stacks (and your library) some love by donating $1 to decorate his tree with a heart that displays your name and/or message!
Check out our Kindles!
Did you know you can check out a Kindle pre-loaded with books?
Want to read popular new books without waiting on holds? Want to try out a new technology? Check out a Kindle!
Pre-loaded themes include Mysteries, Best-Seller Fiction, Adapted for Screen, Young Adult, and more! See the full list here.
Whether or not you’ve checked out a Kindle- please take our online survey to help us improve our e-book services!
New Castle City Directories NOW ONLINE! FULL-TEXT SEARCHABLE from 1872-1928
We are pleased to present our newest digital collections! Along with the Lawrence County Historical Society, we have digitized our oldest City of New Castle, Lawrence County, telephone, farm, and regional directories! Please take the time to view and search them and fill out our survey! We will be constantly updating these collections to help you find information more efficiently, so check back often. If you are not able to find what you need, please contact the Genealogy Department, 724-658-6659.
SEARCH DIRECTORIES NOW!
Help the New Castle Public Library LAST!
LAST (Light a Spark Together) is an initiative of New Castle Public Library that features collaborations with New Castle and Lawrence County businesses to promote each other’s efforts.
Our current partners are:
Turning Heads Hair Studio
909 Adams Street
New Castle, PA 16101
Purchase discount card for $10.00. New Castle Public Library receives $5.00
Card provides discounts on various services.
If you have any questions about this initiative, or would like to partner with us on LAST, please contact our director, Sandra Collins, at 724-658-6659, ext. 113, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for your support!