RBdigital Entertainment has moved to Libby. Indieflix, Qello Concerts and The Great Courses are found by clicking on the “Extras” tab in Libby’s main page. This is the final stage of Overdrive Inc.’s integration of RBdigital’s (audiobooks, magazines and now videos). Overdrive was unable to negotiate access to Acorn, so that service will end May 14 unfortunately. Here are some other important things to know: Read more…
Today, for the first time in almost 14 months, we unlocked the book drop by the Front Door (see action-packed picture above). Since we aren’t charging fines at this time, it will stay unlocked all day, every day for the foreseeable future. Now you can now return things at 3am if your mood so strikes you. No more return bins.
Although the vast majority of the HVAC project in the Fiction Room is done, it doesn’t look like we’ll make May 10. Once the HVAC work is complete, the book shelves that were removed have to be reinstalled. Then we can reshelve the books. We anticipate that being done by May 17. During this time patrons can browse the new books rooms and lower level nonfiction, but there will be no access to older Fiction, Mystery, Science Fiction, Fantasy and Short Story titles, even for staff. Holds can be placed for these older titles and will be filled by our neighboring Libraries. We thank you for your patience while our building is being improved. Note: this delay will not affect our plans for extended Library hours etc.
Given the recent updates to CDC recommendations and the lifting of NYS restrictions, the Library can now move towards a wider opening over the next several weeks. Appointments for browsing are no longer necessary. Please see below for details:
Children’s Library open for browsing from 9am-5pm, Monday – Saturday. Book drop reopens, return bins disappear and items can be returned 24/7. Curbside pickup availability will be gradually curtailed as our browsing hours increase and staff is scheduled on public desks. Please come inside to pick up holds and leave the slots for those Read more…
Jump ahead of your neighbors! Below are lists of books and dvds we’ve ordered but have not yet received. Click on “check our catalog” to place a hold. If you’d like a weekly email with updated orders go to the signup page, choose the categories you are interested in and enter your email.