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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.

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Get started with eBooks: iPad/iPhone, Android, Kindle/Kindle Fire

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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

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

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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.

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

Download Music

 
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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 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.

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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.

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Upcoming Program & Event Highlights

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    The Secret Life of Pets

    Join us at the Main Library on Saturday, December 17 at 3 p.m. for a free showing of The Secret Life of Pets. We'll provide the popcorn & candy, and you may bring your own drink with a lid. Children ages 9 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Free tickets will be available 20 min. before the movie starts while supplies last.

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    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.

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News and Announcements

Published on Tue, 10/11/2016 - 8:50am

The Avenue of Trees is a holiday display at the Upper Arlington Main Library consisting of evergreens decorated by five local nonprofit organizations. It's a great way to get visibility for your organization and show your holiday spirit! Trees are on display from Thanksgiving until around New Year's Day. Please fill out and submit this online form to be considered for this year's Avenue of Trees display. Deadline for forms is 9 p.m. on November 1. Organizations will be selected and notified on November 2. Contact Christine Minx, the library's Marketing and Community Relations Manager, at cminx@ualibrary.org with questions.

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

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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

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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

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"The Black House" by Peter May

Detective Finn MacLeod has been sent to the Isle of Lewis in the Scottish Outer Hebrides as a consultant to a grim murder that has the same MO as one that was committed in Edinburgh a short while ago. Having been raised on the Isle of Lewis, he is familiar with the Gaelic language, traditions, as well as, the locals and their haunts. Quickly he is at odds with the Detective Chief Inspector who is the lead investigator and he becomes enmeshed in the case which opens forgotten memories and old wounds that could destroy him. Peter May, a Scott, has written a well-crafted, dangerous, and dark mystery for those who like their reads psychologically twisted and deadly. The Black House is the first title in the Isle of Lewis trilogy.

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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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