Because some of this site's contents are subject to content agreements, we restrict access to library cardholders. To enjoy full access to the ebooks and recipes, log in using your library card number and PIN. A Text Book of Domestic Science is in the public domain; so it is freely available, both its recipes and as an ebook.

A collection of recipes and ebooks from local cookbooks.

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Introducing the Community Cookbook

The Community Cookbook is a collection of recipes from within the community, both contemporary and historical. The goal of this project is to not only preserve the region's culinary history, but also make it easy to share.

So, in this site you will find both a searchable database of recipes, and a collection of ebooks that the library has produced in PDF, ePub, and mobi formats (for Kindle owners). To start with, we have three ebooks:

At first glance, you will see only the A Text Book of Domestic Science. Many titles will be restricted to cardholders. More titles are in the works, so stay tuned.

You can contribute to this collection, too! With your contributions and by partnering with groups that produce these cookbooks, WPPL can build The Community Cookbook project into a culinary resource for the area.