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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

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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Schedule a 1-on-1 training with staff in our Media Services department. We can help you get started with UAPL's free eBooks and Magazines. Each session is up to one hour.

Book A Librarian

A note concerning 2014 tax forms: Please note that the IRS will supply only the following forms (no instructions) to us: 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ. See our reference department's Hot Topic post for more information

Upcoming Program & Event Highlights

  • "We Are Family" Film Series: Double Happiness

    Join film scholar Linda Taylor as she kicks off our spring film series on Sunday, March 8 at 2 p.m. at the Main Library. This season we feature stories of family relationships. We begin with a showing of Double Happiness, the story of a young Chinese-Canadian aspiring actress struggling to balance the pursuit of her own dreams with her parents’ determination to maintain age old traditions.

     

  • Read to Rover

    Stop by the Miller Park Library on Tuesday, March 10 at 7 p.m. to meet some furry friends from Therapy Dogs International and improve your reading skills by sharing stories with them. For grades K-5.

  • Tooth Fairy Stories and Crafts

    Hear stories and make crafts all about the Tooth Fairy on Saturday, March 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. For ages 5-8. Register through our online program calendar.

  • Genealogy: Getting Started on Your Family History

    Registration is open for Getting Started on Your Family History with Jayne Davis from the Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society at the Lane Road Library. Part 1 will be held on Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.; Part 2 is on Thursday, March 19. These programs will also help prepare you for the One on One Meeting with a Genealogist program on Saturday, March 21.  Sign up through our online program calendar.

Today's Programs

There are no more events scheduled for today. Please check our full calendar for upcoming programs. Thank you!

Discover Local History

Discover UA history, find family and friends in yearbooks (1923-2000), or witness the changes in this community through City and Village documents (1918-), using the UA Archives, UAPL’s digital library initiative.

News and Announcements

Published on Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:18pm

Please note that the Youth Chess Club program scheduled for this Thursday, March 5 has been cancelled.

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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 1,150+ recipes so far. These recipes were submitted by members of this community. 011715

Visit the Recipe Collection

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

Hot Topics

It's tax season, and the  UAPL is here to make it as smooth as possible for everyone. While library staff cannot give out tax advice or answer... Read more

The theme for the 2015 National Women’s History Month is, “Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives.” Read more

Get resources to help you stay safe, warm and entertained the rest of the season! Read more

Career Opportunities

We’ve partnered with the City of Upper Arlington to post Library positions through their NeoGov site. Upon clicking “Apply”, you will be re-directed to the City of Upper Arlington’s NeoGov website where you can view the full posting and apply online. To apply for a library position, you will be required to create an account in NeoGov.

  • Shelver - Lane Road (Part-time; Mornings) Apply
  • Circulation Assistant (Part-time; Evenings/Weekends) Apply

Newsletters

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.

*Subscriptions require a valid email address.