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Zinio Digital Newstand Platform offers you access to full digital copies of some of your favorite magazines. You can download and view these titles on your computer or mobile device. Learn more about using Zinio

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Download your favorite music from Freegal Music Downloads, a new FREE digital download for music. Learn more about using Freegal

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Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla, patrons now have access to thousands of titles in video, music, and audiobook formats for streaming or temporary download. Content can be enjoyed on smartphones, tablets or computers. Learn more about Hoopla, check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.

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PLEASE NOTE: The Main Library’s parking lot and handicap parking are closed due to construction.

The library will remain open, but patrons will need to find alternate parking. Patrons may park in the Tremont Center lot, on Northam Road or on surrounding side streets. The drive-through book drop will remain open, but will only be accessible to pedestrians. Temporary handicap parking will be marked on Northam Road. If you need parking that is closer to an entrance, you may wish to use our Miller Park or Lane Road branches.

Upcoming Program & Event Highlights

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    Backyard Friendly Birding

    During the summer, Upper Arlington High School senior, Katharine Baldwin worked on a Girl Scout Gold Award by monitoring bird populations at the Audubon Grange Metro Park. Drop by her display in the atrium of the Main Library this Sunday, September 21 beginning at 1 p.m. for birding crafts, book suggestions, to learn about her research and to get tips on how to create a bird-friendly back yard.

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    Hidden Gem: The Learning Express Library Database

    Learn how to use a resource that has something for everyone! The Learning Express Library Database contains test prep materials and guides for the entire alphabet soup of exams (GRE, ACT, SAT, LASAT, MCAT, TOEFL and many more). It's a great place for everyone from high schoolers to law students to job seekers. Learn more about this fantastic hidden gem on Saturday, September 20 at 1 p.m. at the Main Library. Great for adults and teens.

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Focused on a specific topic, our subject guides can help you discover the resources you need.

UA Recipe Collection

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We're happy to introduce to you the UA Recipe Collection. Our reference librarians uploaded 700+ recipes so far. These recipes were submitted by members of this community. 070914

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Books Librarians Love

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LibraryReads is a monthly Top 10 list of books chosen by librarians all over the country. You can see the current and past lists at LibraryReads.org
In addition, our librarian Bonnie stocks a Goodreads shelf with those titles for your convenience.

Adult Recommendations

Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy by Paul Thomas Murphy

Many historians have made the argument that without Victoria, the British monarchy would have fallen like so many others in the revolutions that swept Europe in 1840s. This text takes the interesting approach in analyzing history through the eight assassination attempts made on the Queen during her 64-year reign. To read about how a few madmen and criminals challenged Victoria and changed Britain, pick up this book about one of Britain’s favorite monarchs.

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Whether you are into high school, college or professional football, find information about the 2014 season here!

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It’s fall festival season in Central Ohio.

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We make a wide range of newsletters available to you via BookNews. The topics cover new releases, bestsellers, audiobooks, teen and kids' literature, home and garden and many more. Explore this convenient source of up-to-date information.

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Online Book Clubs

Experience a new book every Monday! Each week you can read 2–3 chapters of a new book, which will be e-mailed in 5-minute daily segments. If you like the book, you can check it out at the library.

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