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Digital Resources

 

Overdrive Ebooks

 

As members of the Township of South Algonquin Public Library, you have free access to OverDrive ebooks.

Here are the steps to install and use the Libby app.
1. Get the Libby by OverDrive app from your device’s app store (e.g. Google Play, Apple App Store).
2. Tap the Menu icon (3 horizontal bars) and Add Library. Search For Ontario Library Service consortium.
3. Next select Sign in with my card. Scroll down and select Township of South Algonquin for Whitney branch or Township of South Algonquin – Madawaska branch.
4. Enter your 5 digit library barcode.
5. Browse the various book carousels or tap the magnifying glass icon to search for a title.
6. When prompted to check out a title or place a hold. Borrowed titles appear on your Shelf and download to the app automatically so you can read them when you’re offline.

If you do not have a library card, you may request one via email. We will need your name, mailing address and street address, email and phone number.

Library Speakers Consortium

This service is a free to our library patrons. Virtual, live & on demand recordings of author talks.

Please visit our speaker series website to view the list of upcoming talks, archived events and to register https://libraryc.org/southalgonquinlibrary

2024 Upcoming Schedule

Image for The Lure and the Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine: An Author Talk with Dr. Robert Lustig webinar The Lure and the Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine: An Author Talk with Dr. Robert Lustig
Physician and New York Times Bestselling Author of Fat Chance
Tuesday, January 30th at 2:00 PM EST
See More and Register
Image for Spice, Spirit, and Swoon–A Guaranteed Happily Ever After with Rom-Com Author Tessa Bailey webinar Spice, Spirit, and Swoon–A Guaranteed Happily Ever After with Rom-Com Author Tessa Bailey
#1 New York Times bestselling author of It Happened One Summer and Hook, Line, and Sinker
Thursday, February 8th at 8:00 PM EST
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Image for Exploring Identity, Love, and Being Black in America in Fiction Writing: A Conversation with Award-Winning Author Jason Mott webinar Exploring Identity, Love, and Being Black in America in Fiction Writing: A Conversation with Award-Winning Author Jason Mott
New York Times Bestselling Author and National Book Award Winner
Tuesday, February 20th at 4:00 PM EST
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Image for Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity: An Author Talk with Kim Scott webinar Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity: An Author Talk with Kim Scott
New York Times Bestselling Author of Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity and Radical Respect: How to Work Together Better
Wednesday, February 28th at 2:00 PM EST
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Image for The Power of Friendships with NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg webinar The Power of Friendships with NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg
NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent and New York Times Bestselling Author
Wednesday, March 6th at 4:00 PM EST
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Image for 20 Years of Dragon-Riding in YA Fantasy with International Bestselling Author Christopher Paolini webinar 20 Years of Dragon-Riding in YA Fantasy with International Bestselling Author Christopher Paolini
International Bestselling Author of Eragon, Eldest, Brisingr, and Inheritance
Thursday, March 14th at 4:00 PM EDT
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Image for On Retelling Greek Classics: An Exploration of the Modern Epics with Madeline Miller webinar On Retelling Greek Classics: An Exploration of the Modern Epics with Madeline Miller
New York Times Bestselling Author of The Song of Achilles and Circe
Thursday, March 21st at 7:00 PM EDT
See More and Register

CBC Corner Free Digital Platform

We’re proud to announce that we have partnered with CBC Corner, a free digital platform exclusive to libraries that brings CBC’s audio, video, news and resources together in one place for a more streamlined experience.
Have a few minutes? Check out CBC Corner! With trusted news, entertaining radio and TV shows, educational kids content, award-winning podcasts, a free language learning app to refine your English or French and much more, you’ll find something for everyone
and every taste!


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