The last day to submit your chances for prizes is Saturday, July 26th by noon. Winners announced July 28th at 1:00 pm.
The Mary L. Cook Public Library was presented with two awards at the annual Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce picnic! We are so proud to have won the Beautification Award and the Service Business of the Year award for 2014. Thanks to all who voted for us. We extend special thanks and kudos to the Warren County Master Gardeners, Konen Landscaping, RLS Services, Boy Scout Troop 51, and the Warren County Career Center for our Beautification award. And a big thank you to our all-volunteer Library Board of Trustees for all their support.
HOOPLA has introduced a new app for 7" and 8.9" Kindle Fire HDX tablets. The instructions for finding and downloading this app can be found in the "Help" area of the HOOPLA website, or click here.
JULY AT A GLANCE FOR ADULTS…
Don't forget to use our digital services like HOOPLA and the Ohio Digital Library. HOOPLA offers a great collection of movies and TV shows as well as downloadable music and audiobooks. Some popular movies to check out with HOOPLA include
Check out the best thing in digital magazines - Zinio for Libraries. We are excited to offer this new digital service that gives you access to our collection of digital magazines by simply using your library barcode (preceded by 11) to set up your accounts and start viewing. With Zinio for Libraries you may preview the entire library collection, checkout what you want - as much as you want, and keep the magazine issues in your personal reading list for as long as you want - no return or check-back in required. View the magazines online on your PC/Mac or download for offline viewing with handy mobile apps. What could be better?!
Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success, a new Ohio Web Library resource from Learning Express Library, is now available for use at http://ohioweblibrary.org/db/workforce. This resource provides tools for improving basic workplace and job search skills, and for preparing job seekers for advanced occupational training.
If you are new to computers or haven't used them for a while, this website, digitallearn.org/learn, offers easy to follow videos covering : Using a PC (Windows 7); Using a Mac (OS X); Basic Search; Navigating a Website; and Intro to Email (setting up a gmail account). Another excellent website is GCFlearnfree.org which offers instructions on computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Internet basics, Facebook 101, and Google email, Google drive and docs, and youtube. If you need assistance, please call us (897-4826) and set up a time for individual instruction.