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The Capitol Hill Branch is temporarily closed starting Jan. 12, 2015, for about 3 weeks for refurbishing. The book drop and parking garage also will close. While the branch is closed, patrons may choose any other Library location as a pickup location for items placed on hold and may return materials to any branch. If patrons don't select an alternate branch for holds pickup, holds that have not arrived by Jan. 2 will be sent to the Central Library.
"The Kill a watt power meter can tell you the actual electrical consumption of small to medium electrical devices in your home. It will also help you discover the hidden or 'phantom' loads that are surprisingly common when electrical devices are turned off."