Please refer to the APLD Facebook page for weather related closures. Access to the page is available through the Facebook icon on the lower right of this page.
READ TO THE OSCARS
And the Winners Are!?
Cast your vote for a chance to win a gift basket. Only one submission per person ages 12 and up. Participation in the Book to Movie event not required. Last day to cast your ballot is Friday, February 20 at 5:00 p.m. All ballots with the most correct picks will be placed in a random drawing. Winners will be announced at the movie discussion on Tuesday, February 24. Need not be present to win. Click on the Oscar icon to access your ballot. Wish to take part in the Book to Movie event? Space is limited so register early! Stop by the library to register, pick up your book and get your Read to the Oscars participation packet. Event takes place over two nights, Book Discussion at the library February 23 & movie viewing at the Antioch Theater on February 24. A $5.00 fee is required to cover cost of refreshements and movie ticket.
Check This Out!
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 largest newsstand. 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.
Free Music Download
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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