PASO ROBLES, CA – hoopla Digital, one of the Paso Robles City Library’s resources for free downloadable eBooks, offers a wide variety of DIY titles. In the area of gardening, readers will find such How-To categories as: container gardens, design, flowers, greenhouses, herbs, house plants, Japanese gardens, hydroponic gardens, landscapes, lawns, organics, ornamental plants, shrubs, techniques, topiary, trees, urban gardens, vegetables, and water gardens. Here is just a sample of available titles:
DIY Hydroponic Gardens by Tyler Baras
Terrarium Craft by Amy Bryant Aiello
Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide by Rosemary Gladstar
The Vegetable Gardener’s Bible by Edward C. Smith
Raised Bed Revolution by Tara Nolan
Cacti And Succulents Handbook by Gideon F. Smith
Permaculture for the Rest of Us by Jenni Blackmore
Paso Robles Library card holders are encouraged to visit www.prcity.com/248/eLibrary and make use of all the library’s digital resources. For those without a current library account wishing to access digital resources, eCards are available (for ages 13 and up) through the Black Gold Cooperative Library System. Visit www.blackgold.org for eCard information and registration.
Library staff is on hand to answer account inquiries Monday-Saturday, 10 am-5 pm. Call 805-237-3870.