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Antioch Public Library District, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries the world’s largestnewsstand. Through the APLD webpage database, patrons will have unlimited multi-user access to complete digital magazines, easily viewed on most Internet-enabled devices. Click the graphic to get started or for more information on accessing the service see one of our friendly library staff in the Adult Reference Dept.
2014 SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Program registration begins May 27 at 9:00 a.m. and runs until July 31
Join the summer reading program this summer and earn prizes as you read. Adults and Teens are required to read 6 titles or for 600 minutes to complete the program. Children ages newborn through 35 months must complete 10 predetermined activites to finish the program. Those that are 3 to 6 years old will set their own goal, but must read at least 30 books or for 300 minutes. The Rookie and seasoned readers ages 5-12 can also set their own goal but must read at least 6 books or log 300 minutes to complete the program. CLICK on the SRP Logo to register online.
Point! Click! Shoot!
Shutterbugs show off your best shots in the Antioch Public Library District’s photo contest. Photographers, ages 6 – 12 years, are invited to participate. Entries will be accepted from June 1, 2014 through July 31, 2014. Bring in your matte or glossy print to the children’s reference desk. Be sure to include your name, address and phone number. Important things you need to know: • One entry per person. • Photographs must be suitable to a family environment. • Parent/guardian must sign an agreement form. • Other restrictions apply. Please see a complete list of rules BY CLICKING HERE or obtain them from the Children’s Department staff.
Download songs from Sony's music catalog for free! The library now subscribes to Freegal, a service which allows APLD cardholders to download 3 songs a week free. Songs are yours to keep; you can save them to an mp3 player or even burn them to a CD. Click the freegal music app above to learn more.
eBook and Audio Book Owners!
Are you looking for the perfect and affordable place for uploading content? Look no further! Card holders of the Antioch Public Library District are just clicks away from 100's of thousands of free downloads through MyMediaMall.
All EPUB and many PDF eBooks at this site are ready to enjoy on many of the popular eReaders. A complete list of eReaders, compatible phone, and audio devices are available through the MyMediaMall database or by going online at either MyMediaMall.com or overdrive.com.
To access the MyMediaMall database click on the Research Center link to the right of this page. Then under Search the Databases click the link "to access the library databases." Once there just scroll down to the MyMediaMall section and click to view the multitude of titles available for free download. And everything is available 24/7 regardless if the library is open or closed.
A current APLD library card and pin number are required. See a Circulation Desk clerk to obtain a pin number if you do not already have one.
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