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Summer Library Club 2016: May 23 - July 31

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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.

Learn more about Digital Downloads | About our Advantage Collection

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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.

Stream Music

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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.

Stream Video    NEW - Comic Books for download!

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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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    STEAM in the Library: Shoe Box Cities

    Our Lane Road Library's summer STEAM programs will focus on science, technology, engineering, art, and math. On Thursday, June 2 at 4 p.m. come to Lane Road to think about what goes into planning a city or town and then make one using shoe boxes and other supplies. Register through our online program calendar

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    Rockin' Pirate Magic Show

    Get ready for a magical treasure hunt at the Miller Park Library on Wednesday, June 1 at 2 p.m.! Is the crew searching for gold or for “Sedgie the Hedgie”, a live hedgehog? Using the book Who Stole the Gold by Udo Weigelt for inspiration, presenter Erica Carlson and her pirate crew will go on a 30-minute fun adventure to uncover magical buried treasure!

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    Meet Author Kathleen Grissom

    Meet Kathleen Grissom, author of the New York Times bestseller and beloved book club favorite The Kitchen House when she visits the Main Library on Thursday, May 26 at 7 p.m. Her new book Glory Over Everthing continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a treacherous journey through the Underground Railroad. Ms. Grissom will give a 30 minute talk and read from her new book followed by Q&A. She'll also be available for book signings following her talk.

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 Fri, 04/08/2016 - 9:17am

Discover opportunities to serve your community at the Volunteer UA Expo on Wednesday, April 13 at the Main Library. Representatives from more than 30 local organizations will be available from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. to chat with you about their mission and volunteer opportunities.

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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 1,250+ 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.

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Community Updates

Northbound Tremont Road is closed between West Lane Avenue and Northam Road until mid-May. Patrons approaching the library from the south may wish to take West Lane Avenue eastbound to Northwest Boulevard as an alternate route. Detours are marked. More information.

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Hot Topics

Tax Day is Monday, April 18, 2016. Get a head start with this informative guide on filing your taxes.Read More

Plan to enjoy your summer with these ideas and resources.Read More

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

Career Opportunities

To apply for a library position, you will be required to create an account in NeoGov.

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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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