Join Christopher Purdy, Classical 101 Host and Producer, as he presents a showing of Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto this Sunday, February 26 at 1:30 p.m. at the Main Library. This production stars Luciano Pavarotti and Ingvar Wixell.
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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.
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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The Friends of the UA Library will hold its Winter Book Sale from February 19-March 5 in the atrium of the Main Library. The sale will feature a large selection of used books, DVDs, CDs, record albums, magazines and more. Most books are prices from 25¢ to $2. A special members-only presale will be held on the first day, Sunday, February 19 from noon-1 p.m. Don’t miss this chance to get a bargain and help your library!
In case you didn’t know, the UA Library subscribes to resources for our patrons to access to a wealth of information not available for free online. This includes our immensely popular subscriptions to Consumer Reports, Mango Languages, a variety of business and investment resources, and full text access to a wide variety of magazines and newspapers. All you need is your UA Library card number and PIN!
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The Cinder Spires: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher
Jim Butcher is back with this first book in a new series set in a world of aristocratic families, steam-powered machinery, Victorian manners, crystal power, and etherealists. Action comes fast and furious as Francis Madison Grimm, commander of the merchant airship Predator from Spire Albion, and his crew conduct aerial attacks on cold-war enemy Spire Aurora’s cargo airships intending to disrupt their trade. While Predator is docked in Habble Landing Shipyards for repairs, Grimm and his shore party find themselves in the middle of what appears to be an attack by Spire Aurora. They make their way through the Habble rescuing inhabitants and dodging explosions while watching for enemy soldiers wearing Spire Aurora’s colors but inexplicably finding none. Both Spires enlist the aid of etherealists and when they unleash their powers, nobody is guaranteed to emerge unscathed.
For action at its best with an other-worldly twist, this book delivers.