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Book a Librarian Book a Librarian

Got a new tablet or other device? Want to download e-content from the Library? Book a Librarian for a free, 30-minute tech help appointment.
Got a new tablet or other device? Want to download e-content from the Library? Book a Librarian for a free, 30-minute tech help appointment.

Biography in Context Biography in Context

Find biographical information about people from around the world and throughout history.
Find biographical information about people from around the world and throughout history.

All About South Korea All About South Korea

What is it like to live in or travel to South Korea? Learn all about the Winter Olympics host country here.
What is it like to live in or travel to South Korea? Learn all about the Winter Olympics host country here.

Mango Languages Learn a New Language with Mango!

Now with 72 languages! This PhD-created and linguist-approved software teaches real conversations and makes it fun.
This PhD-created and linguist-approved software teaches real conversations in 12 languages and makes it fun. Learn Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Create an account to track your progress.

Learn Something New with Lynda Learn Something New with Lynda

Work at your own pace to learn about photography, create a spreadsheet, how to use YouTube -- and much more.
Work at your own pace to learn about photography, create a spreadsheet, how to use YouTube -- and much more.

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Book Club Kits Book Club Kits

Try one of our book club kits. Each kit contains 10 books and suggested book discussion questions. Check one out today!
Choosing a book for your next book group meeting has never been easier! Try one of our book club kits. Each kit contains 10 books and suggested book discussion questions. Check one out today!

Kids Can Code Kids Can Code

Kids can learn how to code with fun interactive e-books.
Kids can learn how to code with fun interactive e-books. Learn coding terms and concepts, including graphical user interface, open source resources and robotics.

Hometown Hour Hometown Hour

Call In
Trade stories and memories of your hometown during a new call-in program every second and fourth Tuesday at 10 AM.
Drive-ins, downtowns, festivals, school days, and local lore - share what makes us similar or sets us apart. Trade stories and memories of your hometown during a new call-in program every second and fourth Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Kanopy: Now streaming Kanopy: Now streaming with your library card

Stream over 30,000 movies with your library card, including award-winning documentaries, art-house, indie, foreign and classic films.
Stream over 30,000 movies with your library card, including award-winning documentaries, art-house, indie, foreign and classic films. Watch on your computer, tablet, phone or TV streaming device.

Flipster Flipster

Try out an e-magazine! Be fashionable with InStyle, improve decorating with Better Homes and Gardens, or try a recipe with Allrecipes.
Try out an e-magazine! Be fashionable with InStyle, improve decorating with Better Homes and Gardens, try a recipe with Allrecipes or plan a trip with Travel & Leisure.

Kids and Families

Week 6: 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Week 6: 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

recommended by JeffcoKids
More great books to read for the before-kindergarten crowd.
More great books to read for the before-kindergarten crowd.

Week 5: Have You Read 1000 Books? Have You Read 1000 Books?

recommended by JeffcoKids
We're already well into the 2nd month of reading 1000 books. Keep on reading to achieve your goal!
We're already well into the 2nd month of reading 1000 books. Keep on reading to achieve your goal!

2018 Books for Youth Award Winners 2018 Books for Youth Award Winners

recommended by JeffcoKids
2018 winners of the Youth Media Awards were announced February 12 at the American Library Association that met in Denver this year.
2018 winners of the Youth Media Awards were announced February 12 at the American Library Association that met in Denver this year.

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

recommended by JeffcoKids
Dr. Seuss's birthday (March 2) is also the start of Read Across America - and we're celebrating both with a party! Think some new thinks and enjoy a little green eggs and ham by reading some of these great Dr. Seuss books.
Dr. Seuss's birthday is also the start of Read Across America - and we're celebrating both with a party!

Check Out Stories to Go Check Out Stories to Go

Developed especially for growing minds, these cute, bright bags contain six picture books and helpful activities to enhance story telling.
Developed especially for growing minds, these cute, bright bags contain six picture books and helpful activities to enhance story telling.

Teens

Financial Fitness for Teens Financial Fitness for Teens

Mar 3rd | 12:00pm - 2:30pm
Keep yourself financially fit as you prepare for new experiences in life that involve money.
Keep yourself financially fit as you prepare for new experiences in life that involve money.

Printz Award Winners Printz Award Winners

recommended by JeffcoTeens
The Printz Awards have just been announced. Check out this years winners and honor books or read a previous winner.
The Printz Awards have just been announced. Check out this years winners and honor books or read a previous winner.

Award-winning Audiobooks to Try Award-winning Audiobooks to Try

recommended by JeffcoTeens
Like to listen to books instead of read in print? Try these award winners for best audiobook for children and young adults.
Like to listen to books instead of read in print? Try these award winners for best audiobook for children and young adults.

Social Media Gone Wrong Social Media Gone Wrong

recommended by JeffcoTeens
Do you tweet? Instagram? Snapchat? What happens when things get out of control on social media?
Do you tweet? Instagram? Snapchat? What happens when things get out of control on social media?

Teen Maker and DIY Teen Maker and DIY

Columbine Library
Tinker. Make. Design. Create.
Tinker. Make. Design. Create.

Adults

Out and About Out and About

recommended by JeffcoOnlineLibrary
Beat the winter blues with these fun activities and happenings.
Beat the winter blues with these fun activities and happenings.

What to Eat While Watching the Olympics What to Eat While Watching the Olympics

recommended by JeffcoOnlineLibrary
Korean food is tasty, spicy, and healthy. Try a new recipe while watching your favorite athletes compete.
Korean food is tasty, spicy, and healthy. Try a new recipe while watching your favorite athletes compete.

Hard Times Writing Workshop Hard Times Writing Workshop

Arvada Library
Everyone experiences hard times, and telling those stories can help us heal! Write. Share. Listen. Connect. Grow.
Everyone experiences hard times, and telling those stories can help us heal! Write. Share. Listen. Connect. Grow.

Live Music at Standley Lake Live Music at Standley Lake

Jan 31st - Apr 17th
Standley Lake
Enjoy these free one hour performances featuring local artists playing anything from classical and jazz to popular covers and original songs
Enjoy these free one hour performances featuring local artists playing anything from classical and jazz to popular covers and original songs

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