Question of the Week Answers

We have had a few requests that we post the answers to the Question of the Week contest. Below you can find the questions and answers in the order in which they were posted. 
Thank you to everyone who participated! The winner will be announced on Friday, November 7th. 

Bossier Parish Library has many databases that cover several different subjects and services – from resumes to literary articles. Name any three of the databases available at Bossier Parish Library.
Answer: Auto Repair Reference Center, Cypress Resume, GALE, LearningExpress, LegalForms, Literature Criticism Online

Bossier Parish Library has been a big part of the community for several decades, but how many exactly? What year was the Bossier Parish Library first proposed?
Answer: 1940

Meeting rooms are available for public use at all but two of our library branches. Which two branches do not currently have meeting rooms available? 
Answer: Koran and Haughton

The online catalog at BPL gives much more detailed information than card catalogs of the past. You’ll need those details to answer this week’s question. What is the total running time of The Lego Movie (2014)?
Answer: 101 minutes

BPL Reference librarians are available by text. What is the keyword  that you should include in your text?
Answer: bossparlib

What is the name of the service that allows Bossier Parish Library Patrons to download free music?
Answer: Freegal

BPL’s DVD collection includes several TV series – both new and classic. How many discs are included in the Castle Season 1 DVD?
Answer: 3

BPL patrons have access to several genealogy websites and databases. Name two of these. 
Answer:, Collections Database, Footnote/Fold3, HeritageQuest, Names & Place Index

Bossier Parish Library has several free online services available for our patrons! What is the name of the service that can help you learn a foreign language?
Answer: Mango

The Historical Center houses artifacts and records relating to the history of Bossier Parish. It is an important part of our library and our community. What year was the Historical Center added on to Bossier Central branch? (We’ll give you a hint. This week’s answer can be found under the ABOUT tab on the library homepage.)
Answer: 1999

According to the BPL catalog, what is the page count the large print edition of David Baldacci’s King and Maxwell  (2013)?
Answer: 422

Bossier Parish Library now has a brand new way to learn a new language online! What is the name of that service?
Answer: Pronunciator

BPL patrons have access to eBooks and audio books online using their computer, eReader, tablet or Smartphone. What is the name of the service that provides access to these books?
Answer: Overdrive. Will also accept GreenGold

Bossier Parish Library offers library cards to people of all ages. How old do you have to be to get an adult library card?
Answer: 18

Bossier Parish Library offers many exciting and helpful books, DVDs, programs, and resources at no cost to our patrons. Where does the library get its funding?
Answer: a millage tax