Employment Opportunity!

23 June 2017

We're looking for a couple of Casual Library Assistants to help us out in the evenings and on Saturdays. if you're interested, please apply! Deadline is July 8th!

Summer Hours

21 June 2017

Please note that we have a change in hours for the summer!

Monday - Thursday: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

Cardholder Perks: Magazines!

08 June 2017
Every month we like to highlight the amazing things that your library card gives you access to, courtesy of Peace Library System. This month, we're focusing on magazines! While the realm of print seems to be coming to an end, many magazines still live on through online publications, and through your library card and the services provided by PLS, you won't miss an issue!

Stream and download the magazines you love.
  • The most recent issues of popular magazines.
  • Access back issues of magazines.
  • No holds, return dates or fines.
  • Download issues onto your devices to stay on the go.
  • Free with a library card.
Click here to access the website or download the app Zinio for Libraries!

Stream and download magazines and newspapers.
  • 5,000+ publications from 100+ countries in 60+ languages.
  • 8,000+ hotspots.
  • Access back issues of magazines and newspapers.
  • No holds, return dates or fines.
  • Download issues onto your devices and stay on the go.
Click here to access the website or download the app Pressreader!

Newspaper Source Plus

A database offering access to full-text articles from major publications across the globe. You will also find television and radio news transcripts. The database updates daily to ensure you get the most recent information possible!

Click here to login and get access!

And as always, you can check out the PLS website to see all the eresources you have access to with your library card!

 

What's Happening in the Library - June

01 June 2017

Have a look at our calendar so that you don't miss anything that's coming up at the library this month. One date to keep in mind is Just 21st, which is the launch of our Summer Reading Program!

Hard copies of the calendar can be picked up in the library!

Cardholder Perks: Audiobooks!

04 May 2017
This month`s Cardholder perks celebrates everything audiobooks!
Audiobooks are great for keeping up on your reading, especially when you`re on the go and don`t have time to curl up with a good book. Just grab your device, throw on an audiobook and you`re on your way. Whether it`s a commute to work or school, running errands, working out, or even just doing chores around the house, audiobooks can help fill the silence and make the time fly.
Peace Library System offers a wide range of audiobook services that are all available with your library card!

AudioBookSync

From April 27th to August 16th, anyone (patron or non-patron) can download two free audiobooks every week! You get to keep these audiobooks so download them to your computer for safe keeping. You can use the OverDrive app on your mobile device or the OverDrive desktop console on your desktop computer to listen! Get access to two new titles every Thursday.

Click here to visit the site!

cloudLibrary
 
Visit the cloudLibrary website to browse the catalogue of audiobooks and eBooks. Download the desktop app and mobile app to listen and read any of your borrowed books on a mobile device.

Click here to visit the site!

hoopla
 
Visit the hoopla website to browse the catalogue of audiobooks, eBooks, comics, music, movies and TV shows. hoopla has no copy restrictions so you never have to wait for your books. Each patron can borrow up to 5 items per month and stream them on a computer. You can also download the app onto your mobile device. This app will let you download any eBooks, audiobooks, comics or music to your devices and use them on the go.

Click here to visit the site!

OverDrive

Visit the OverDrive website to browse the catalogue of audiobooks and eBooks. Download the OverDrive Desktop app to listen to your audiobooks. Use Adobe Digital Editions to read your eBooks. Download the mobile app to listen and to read any of your borrowed books on a mobile device.

Click here to visit the site!


 

TumbleBooks
 
Visit TumbleBooks to browse through story books, read alongs, eBooks, graphic novels, games and educational videos. Everything is stream-only with no copy limits so you never have to worry about holds or late fees.

Click here to visit the site!

World Book:
Early World of Learning
 
Visit World Book: Early World of Learning to get streaming access to eBooks, games, videos, printable activities and fun facts. You can switch to the "Classics" version of the site to get downloadable mp3 files of your favourite stories, nursery rhymes and songs.

Click here to visit the site!


 

And, as always, you can check out the Peace Library System website for more information on all resources available through your library card.

All of these sites can be accessed through the above links, or by downloading the apps on your Apple or Android tablet or smarthphone.

This information was provided by Peace Library System.