Funny movie + ur txt msgs=funnier movie! Come to the Main Library on Monday, December 23 at 2 p.m. for our first MuVChat featuring Will Ferrell in Elf. MuVChat allows viewers to text jokes and have them appear onscreen during a movie. Bring your phone, friends and sense of humor! For grades 6+.
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Upcoming Program & Event Highlights
Join us for a whole afternoon of Christmas movies that the entire family can enjoy on Sunday, December 22 at 1:30 p.m. We are showing several holiday favorites including The Snowman, the animated How the Grinch Stole Christmas and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Bring a snack and enjoy the show!
Join us for stories, building and fun on Saturday, December 21 at 10:30 a.m. We’ll read a story for inspiration, then build with our LEGO and LEGO Duplo blocks. For ages 3-10.
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Stop by the Main Library for the Friends of the UAPL Fall Book Sale, now through December 1. Thousands of books, videos, magazines, records and more are available at low prices. Most items are $2 or less, so get a bargain and support your library today!
The Reference Department is pleased to announce that we have acquired several new electronic reference books! Catch up on current events and popular culture with American Decades and the St. James Encyclopedia. Get authoritative information on mental health issues in The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, or research social attitudes with the award-winning Encyclopedia of Race and Racism. Create a New Year’s resolution with the help of The Gale Encyclopedia of Fitness. Check out the links below:
- American Decades Primary Sources, Vol. 11
- Encyclopedia of Race and Racism
- Gale Encyclopedia of Fitness
- Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health
- St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
Guides & Pathfinders
Focused on a specific topic, our subject guides and pathfinders can help you discover the resources you need.
UA Recipe Collection
We're happy to introduce to you the newly created UA Recipe Collection. Our reference librarians uploaded 120+ recipes so far and will be collecting and uploading more in the future. These recipes were submitted by members of this community. 12513
The Health Insurance Marketplace is a new service of the US Department of Health and Human Services. This service helps healthcare seekers find an option that fits their budget and meets their needs. With one application, the seeker can see all options and enroll. Open enrollment starts October 1, 2013. Plans and prices will be available then. Coverage starts as soon as January 1, 2014. Click here for information.
Connect with Your Librarians on Goodreads!
Do you like to talk about books and share what you have read with others? We do, too! So we just launched the Adult Services Goodreads group and our Youth Services Goodreads group. Join us there for good discussions and pick up recommendations from our librarians and other Goodreaders!
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