News and Updates
Valentine By DesignFeb 1-13
Create a valentine masterpiece for someone you love. Stop by the design station in our Youth Services department or ask for a to-go kit!
Fandom FrenzyFeb.1-6: Minecraft
Feb.21-27: Wings of Fire
Have you used quarantine to get more involved in your favorite stories? We have! Join us all month as we celebrate some of our favorite fandoms with goodie bags. Grab a goodie bag and test yourself with the trivia inside. Return the trivia to the library to get a matching button (and answers). Collect all 4!
Very new books! - Homeschooling
Our newest additions. How does one homeschool a child?
We have new answers for you. Experience the homeschooling collection at APL. Including "Teaching from Rest," "Everything you need to know about homeschooling" and more!
Join our virtual book club live via zoom, where we will be discussing Brit Bennet's The Vanishing Half: The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it's everything.
Former UK resident Claire Evans presents real-life locations from the world of Harry Potter in this Zoom event.
Each month, we'll post a no-stress themed crafting video to our Facebook and YouTube pages for any skill level. January's project is a framed calendar! Show off your skills by sharing an image of your craft on the Facebook Event page and be entered into a raffle for a prize.
Wireless Printing Instructions - Send print jobs directly to the APL printer from your home computer, or any mobile device such as a tablet, laptop, or smartphone!
- Home Learning
Home Learning - A variety of educational resources on many topics, organized by grade level and subject.
Catalog - Search the library's materials or check your account.
TumbleBooks - You can now access your favorite TumbleBooks offline with the new TumblePad 2.0 reading software. Download the TumblePad for free onto your laptop or netbook and you’ll have a portable TumbleBook library on the go!!
- OCLC FirstSearch
OCLC FirstSearch - (Full-text databases) For authorization name and password, please call the library at (309) 697-3822 x13 (IL state grant guidelines prevent posting.)
- Wireless Printing
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