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Niche Academy: Learn to Use Digital Library Services

At the library, we think we have a lot of great online services: OverDrive e-books & audiobooks; RBdigital magazines; Freegal music; Hoopla movies, TV series, comics... the list goes on!

However, we know that figuring out how to use these services can sometimes be a challenge.  That’s why we’re excited to offer tutorials for these services through Niche Academy.

Banned Books Week 2017

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read.  Throughout the week we celebrate libraries as a place where people can freely access materials of all sorts, even books that have been banned or challenged at certain times and places.

Library Card Sign-up Month 2017

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the Pulaski County Public Library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure community members have the most important card of all – a free library card!

We all know that a library card lets you check out books, magazines, DVDs, and more, in-person at the library.  But did you know that a library card also gets you access to digital services anytime, anywhere?

Library's Online Catalog Gets an Update

The library’s updated online catalog lets you search for items, place holds, and create lists, making finding and managing your library materials easier than ever!

You can access our Online Public Access Catalog, or OPAC, by clicking or tapping the “Find an Item” link in the main menu at the top of this page, or by searching with the magnifying glass icon.

Eiteljorg Museum: Check Out a Family Pass!

You can take the whole family for a day at the museum when you check out a pass to the Eiteljorg Museum from the library!

The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, located in Indianapolis, features Native American art and cultural objects, as well as art of the American West.

Its collection includes artists such as T. C. Cannon, N. C. Wyeth, Andy Warhol, Georgia O’Keeffe, Allan Houser, Frederic Remington, Charles Russell and Kay WalkingStick.

A family pass is available for checkout at the library.  The pass provides:

Adult Summer Learning

The Adult Summer Learning Program lasts until August 5th!  Get points for reading books, play Summer Learning Bingo, complete weekly trivia sheets and word games, and more!

Prize drawings will take place a week or so after the last day to turn in books for points (August 5th).

If you haven't signed up yet, there's still time—stop in or give us a call!

Summer Learning 2017

Games, crafts, presentations, prizes—they’re all part of “Build a Better World,” this year’s Summer Learning program, happening now at the Pulaski County Public Library.

During Summer Learning, the library hosts fun, educational activities and gives out prizes based on the number of books participants read.  Children, teens, and adults are all welcome to participate, and activities will be held for people of all ages.

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