Closure Notice: All branches and departments of Halifax Public Libraries will be closed on Monday, May 20 for the Victoria Day holiday.
Closure Notice: All branches and departments of Halifax Public Libraries, except Halifax Central Library, will be closed on Sunday, May 19.
Library Database Update - Monday May 20: From 9:00am-5:00pm a few services through My Account on our website will be unavailable. There will also be limited access to some of our digital resources during this time.
"Los Angeles, late 1940's: As brush fires begin to eat at the dry grass in the hills rimming the San Fernando Valley, a more onimous threat is taking shape. All over Hollywood, the U.S. government is ordering people to appear before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee as part of the crusade to uncover Communist influence in the movies."--Back cover.