Big Library Read

Remember Overdrive?

Try it now and take advantage of special unlimited access to this eBook. No need to wait, everyone can check it out at the same time.

So check out A Murder in Time by Julie McElwain. The author describes it as having elements of mystery, romance, historical, and paranormal.

Read it on your own and/or join the global online book club to discuss it at http://tinyurl.com/mhlsreadnow

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Have any questions? Check our previous Overdrive post or ask anyone at the desk.

 

Date change for the June meeting of the Library Board

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The June meeting of the Library Board of Trustees will be moved up one day from Tuesday the 28th to Monday June 27th at 6 pm.  Thank you!

Special Story Hour- Saturday, June 25th at 11:00am

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Join us for a belated Father’s Day Story Hour! Listen to stories, sing songs, move around, make a craft, and have a snack! This program is free and open to families of all ages!

Junior League of Kingston, NY and Kingston Library for including Town of Ulster in their shared Little Free Library Project!

Thanks to the Junior League of Kingston, NY and Kingston Library for including Town of Ulster in their shared Little Free Library Project! You will find this Little Free Library stocked with books donated by Town of Ulster Public Library on the Campus of the Ulster County Department of Social Services in the Town of Ulster.

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Teen Night- Wednesday, June 15th from 5:30-7:00pm

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Join us in our brief discussion of the book, The Girl Who Could Fly, write a letter of kindness to a member in our community, and then join us for an Angry Bird Competition on our new Ipads! This event is open to tweens and teens who have not read the book!

Teen Night is a dedicated, safe time for tweens and teens to socialize. It is intended specifically for teens to experience some freedom and independence, so registration and attendance is limited to kids ages 9-15 years. (This is one program that is not open to bringing younger kids). Snacks will be provided!

Business Resources

Work in business? Check out our Business Insights Collection!

From the horse’s mouth:

Contains over 3,900 magazines and journals, nearly 25,000 industry reports, nearly 11,000 company histories and nearly 500,000 company profiles. Easy access to in-depth information on U.S. and international businesses, industries and products. You can:

  • Easily research companies, industries and business topics in the context of timely news and reports (See Company Finder).
  • Instantly analyze and compare financial and statistical data with interactive charting tools (See Interactive Comparison Charts).
  • Utilize data from Gale staple publications, including International Directory of Company Histories, Market Share Reporter, Business Rankings Annual, Encyclopedia of American Industries and many others.
  • Access company profiles and industry rankings, as well as brand and product information (See Industries).
  • Access SWOT reports, financial analysis tools, business associations, investment reports and market research reports.
  • Video Tutorials: Getting started with Business Insights: Essentials

Just go to our website, click “Stop Searching, Start Finding,” go to “Business Resources,” click “Business Insights Collection,” and log in with your library card.

Have any questions? Ask anyone at the desk.

Family Game Night- Monday, June 13th from 5:30pm-7:00pm

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This event is brought back by popular demand! We will have board games, puzzles, Wii, and snacks! This program is free and open to families of all ages!

Reliable Health Information

Looking for reputable health information?

Tired of trying to decide if you’re just looking at an ad?

Check out our health information databases!

Filled with magazines, academic journals, news, books, images, and videos!

There’s one for General Health, Psychology, and Nursing!

Plus there are links to other reliable, no-library-card-necessary sites with information on general health, mental health, drug information, physicians, care options, hospitals, insurance, and lots more!

Just go to our website, click “Stop Searching, Start Finding,” go to “Reliable Health Info,” and log in with your library card.

Have any questions? Ask anyone at the desk.

Borrow Ebooks and Audiobooks

Check out OverDrive!

Download ebooks and audiobooks to your smartphone, tablet, and/or computer!

All ebook formats are available. No late fees. No trips to the library. Download the next book in the series right after you finish the first.

Just follow the link on the left hand side of our website under the changing book image, find an ebook or audiobook and borrow it with your library card. Or if you’re on a mobile device, download the app.

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Have any questions? Ask anyone at the desk.

 

Library Closed Saturday, May 28th and Monday, May 30th

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In observance of Memorial Day, the library will be closed on Saturday, May 28th and Monday, May 30th. We apologize for any inconvenience and are grateful to all who have served and who continue to serve. Thank you…