We provide best selling audio and print books you can checkout and download to a wide range of devices. Learn more about Digital Downloads
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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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Tremont Parking Closed Starting Aug 25th

PLEASE NOTE: The Main Library's parking lot, front entrance and walkways, and handicap parking will be CLOSED for several weeks due to construction beginning this Monday, Aug. 25.

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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    Youth Chess Club

    Chess lovers in grades 3-6 can play against each other and teen experts on Thursday, September 4 at 4 p.m. at the Main Library. Register through our program calendar.

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    ESOL Current Events Discussion

    Vivian Harvey leads a weekly discussion of current news events that is for those non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills. We meet Tuesdays from September 2-November 18 at 10 a.m. at the Main Library. Registration opens August 20.

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News and Announcements

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What do you think of our flagship publication? Tell us your opinion of our quarterly Library Link and you could win a $25 gift card to Giant Eagle courtesy of the Friends of the Library. Submit the printed page from the current issue or take our quick online survey at http://bit.ly/UAPLsurvey


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Subject Guides

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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.

Community Updates

There is still time for UA residents to join the Upper Arlington AEP Community Energy Savers Program. We're at 76% of our community goal and need 250 more households to participate. Save your family or business money while you help the city earn a $90,000 grant for energy efficient lighting in the Northam Park parking lot. Learn about the many ways you can participate and sign up at www.EnergySavers2014.com. Our deadline has been extended to September 7, so get started today!

Hot Topics

Here you can find important information about contruction happening around the community.

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It’s fall festival season in Central Ohio.

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Check out some resources for students and parents that will be useful all year.

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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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