LIBRARY GETS TRILLIUM GRANTThe Library receives $28,100 from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to improve services to children in both branches.
Projects include a touch-screen computer in each library, new shelving for the Embrun Branch Library, eTablets in both branches to support library activities & reading programs and a fence for the Russell Children's Fantasy Reading Garden.
Contact library staff for more info.
Info on the Ontario Trillium Foundation »
Borrow an iPAD@your libraryYou can now borrow an iPAD at both branches of the library (in-library use only). This is a great opportunity to get acquainted with the many features of electronic tablets. The service is available on a first-come first-serve basis. Borrowers must be 18 years old or older.
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Free eBooks and eAudiobooks
You just got or are planning to get a new eBook reader or a tablet ? Don't forget to check the eBooks section for a FREE download of eBooks and eAudiobooks. More than 20,000 fiction and non-fiction titles are available from different vendors: Overdrive, Ebsco, Tumblebooks and Gale. User guides are available online for most personal devices. Free training on eBooks and eTablets is also available.
Do not hesitate to ask library staff for help or additional info.
Download eBooks / eAudiobooks »
2013-2018 STRATEGIC PLANThe new strategic plan identifies a future for the Library and describes priorities for service improvement and expansion.
2013-2018 Strategic Plan : abridged version »
2013-2018 Strategic Plan: full version »
Results of the 2012 Non-user and user survey »