1 Million MORE items on May 22, 2013!
We are pleased to announce Columbus Metropolitan Library,
To make the change, we need to stop some services starting May 16 at 9PM.
Thank you for your patience while we work to bring you so much more!
We forward monthly flyers by email to any subscribed patrons as well as having printed copies available in the library. If you would like to have your copy mailed, please contact the library by phone at 740.924.3561 or by email. We're hoping that by updating the information monthly, we'll be better able to keep our patrons aware of current programming.
To view the current newsletter please click here: MAY
Friday, May 17 at 10:30AM
All adults are welcome to participate in monthly book discussions. For a morning of fun call 740.924.3561, email Miss Martha or stop by the library to join the Book Club. You need not be available every month in order to participate. May's book is No Easy Day by Mark Owen.
June's selection will be Street of A Thousand Blossoms by Gail Tsukiyama.
If you are new and would like to join us, please call the library to reserve a copy of this book. Please enter by the meeting room door, as the library is closed on Fridays.
Monday, June 3 at 6:30PM
Summer is just around the corner, and so are
Don’t forget the weekly prize drawings every Monday. Starting June 3rd, each print or audio book you borrow earns you an entry in our weekly drawing. Our grand prize winner will be announced on July 25. Come join us this summer as we break new ground!
Maple Grove Cemetery Walk.......................................July 18
Semi Annual Book Sale..........................................July 18, 20
Family Movie..................................................................July 25
Ohio Offers Prescription Drug Program
Ohio’s Best Rx (a free, state-endorsed prescription drug discount program) is now available to all Ohio residents, regardless of age or income. Visit www.OhioBestRx.org to learn more about the program, download a printable card, find participating pharmacies and estimate your savings on specific prescriptions. Call 1-866-923-7879 or text OHBEST to 567899 to sign up and have a card mailed to you or pick up a card here in the library!
FREE Online Foreign Language Lessons
Click here to create a login where step-by-step interactive language lessions will begin!
Record your history and find others on the same path. Ancestry Library Edition features helpful tools such as charts, summaries, calendars and message boards. Beginners can use the tools and resources in the Learning Center to: begin their family trees; get the most out of historical records; connect with other researchers; and find answers to tough research questions.
This database is available for use to any registered patron of the Alexandria Public Library. You will have to bring your wireless access laptop to the library, or use our computers to utilize this amazing resource.
FREE Online Magazines!
In addition to our print magazines, we are pleased to announce you may download or view full digital copies of more than 150 popular magazines for FREE with Zinio!
Questions? Call Denise at 740.924.3561
Free Downloads NOW HERE!
Audiobooks, eBooks, & more for your computer, cell phone, iPod®, Kindle, Nookor eBook reader...it’s easy!
We have joined the Digital Download Consortium - our patrons are now able to enjoy hundreds of popular titles with a few simple steps. NOTE: If you were an Ohio eBook Project user, any existing requests have been transfered to Digital Downloads!
Easy to use • no late fees • available 24/7!
What You Need:
How It Works:
Step 1: Browse
Step 2: Check Out
Step 3: Download...enjoy!
Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period. There are no late fees!
Transfer to a Mobile Device
After download, most titles can be transferred to a mobile device such as iPod, Kindle, Nook or Sony Reader. First connect your device, then:
Burn to CD
After download, many audio titles can be burned to CD. First insert your CD, then:
For more information on these programs, please call the library at 740.924.3561 or email the director.
All events are held in the Library Meeting Room, which may be entered through the library or the Church Street door.
The room has a 71 seated-person capacity.