Welcome

Digital downloads logo

We provide best selling audio and print books you can checkout and download to a wide range of devices.

Kids and Teens can find best selling audio and print books in two new collections: the TEENScollection and the KIDScollection. Try them, and don't forget that you can always go to the main collection for more.

NEW - Comic Books for download!
Get started with eBooks: iPad/iPhone, Android, Kindle/Kindle Fire

Zinio Magazines logo

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

Reading magazines just got easier! Download the new Zinio for Libraries app [iTunes Store | Google Play].

Hoopla logo (mosaic)

Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla you have access to thousands of titles in e-book, video, music, audiobook and comic book formats for streaming or temporary download. Check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.

Stream Music

Freegal logo

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

Download Music

 
Hoopla logo (mosaic)

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 e-book, video, music, audiobook and comic book formats for streaming or temporary download. Content can be enjoyed on smartphones, tablets or computers. Check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.

Media staff helping patron 1-on-1

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.

NYT logo
Complimentary Access: read as many articles as you like. More Info

Upcoming Program & Event Highlights

  • Tree ornament made out of folded book pages

    Repurposed Book Holiday Crafts

    Running out of gift ideas? Want a new ornament to hang on the tree? Just looking for some fun decor to decorate the house with? Join us at the Lane Road Library on Wednesday, December 14 at 4 p.m. as we create new crafts from our old books. Craft supplies and ideas will be provided. Open to crafters of all ages.

  • Photo of members of the trio

    Live at the Library: The Dave DeWitt Trio

    Come enjoy great Holiday Jazz with Dave DeWitt’s Trio on Thursday, December 8 at 7 p.m. in the Main Library's Friends Theater. The group’s music is always a pleasure to listen to, and the holiday twist should be a great treat to jazz lovers.

Today's Programs

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

News and Announcements

Published on Wed, 11/16/2016 - 1:23pm

Gather the troops and get ready to enter our 5th annual Gingerbread Building Competition! You may choose to build a traditional house, or get creative with another design. Two divisions are available: Adult, and Youth & Family. If a child plays a significant role in the building of the creation, the entry is eligible for the Youth and Family division. Celebrity judges will use pre-determined criteria to rate the creations and the top two scores in each division will win a prize donated by the Friends of the UAPL. All entries will be displayed in Meeting Room A on Saturday, December 3 during our annual Holiday Happiness event. Check out http://gingerbread.ualibrary.org for all the details and to register!

Pages

Subject Guides

Pathfinder header image

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

UA Recipe Collection

UA Recipe Collection Logo

We're happy to introduce to you the UA Recipe Collection. Our reference librarians uploaded 1,250+ recipes so far. These recipes were submitted by members of this community. 011715

Visit the Recipe Collection

Books Librarians Love

LibraryReads promo banner

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

Our Librarians Just Posted

Recommended Reading

Picture Book Selection: Float

In this wordless picture book, follow a boy and his handmade newpaper boat on a rainy day adventure. With wordless books YOU can tell the story!  For storytellers ages 4 and up. 

Hot Topics

Time to start planning for the season!Read More

Find out what happened on November 8, 2016.Read More

There are ways to find out if politicians and candidates are honest and whether statements about them are true.Read More

Book Newsletters

*Subscriptions require a valid email address.

SelectReads newsletter signup

Book Alters newsletter signup

Favorite Authors

Subscribe to your favorite author(s) and we automatically place a request for you on their new books.

Subscribe to Your Favorite Author

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.