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British Detective TV Shows

British Detective TV Shows

From Sherlock Holmes to Inspector Morse, British sleuths on the page and screen have always fascinated American audiences. Historical crimes are solved by characters like the medieval monk Brother Cadfael, the women codebreakers of the Bletchley Circle, and 1960s police inspector George Gently. Contemporary characters like Idris Elba's Luther and Benedict Cumberbatch's Sherlock uncover grittier crimes in modern London, while Inspector Jimmy Perez tries to keep the peace in Scotland's Shetland Islands. For great acting and puzzling mysteries, uncover the library's collection of British -- and one Australian -- detective TV series.

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Yacht Rock

Yacht Rock

Summer is here. There's no better time to celebrate with some classic tunes from the Yacht Rock era! The phrase, coined by a 2005 Internet mockumentary, refers to the soft rock FM radio of approximately 1975-1983. If Ron Burgundy (the character from Anchorman) were a DJ, this is what you might get! Many of the great Yacht Rock artists are featured on CD and through the Hoopla digital media service.

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