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Apps, Links & More

Are we too old to use that phrase? Probably.  Anywho, this is a page of awesomeness we own, have found, or have read about on the interwebs.

OverDrive

(library card number needed)

Download eBooks and eAudiobooks onto your PC/Mac or wireless device that can also be loaded onto dedicated e-readers or MP3 players.  For a list of devices that are compatible with Overdrive, click here. For questions about Overdrive or digital media, consult the Overdrive Help Page or contact us if we are open.

Freegal

(library card number needed)

Download three (3) free songs a week, and…wait for it… keep them! Yes, we said keep them! We know, we’re a library. We usually don’t let you keep anything of ours. But this is really real! Keep them. We paid for them for you. You’re welcome.

Mango

(library card number needed)

Learn a new language, such as Swahili, Swedish, or Pirate! Mango immerses you in real, everyday conversations in a wide variety of foreign languages. It also features ESL instruction in English, tailored for speakers of more than a dozen languages.

Instructables

Make almost anything using the tutorials on this site dedicated to DIY! From food to industrial arts to technology, there is an instructable for everyone’s area of interest.

Pandora

The web’s first music genome project, Pandora radio creates playlists comprised of similar artists or genres. It is a great way to find new music from artists with styles akin to musicians you already know and love.

Ted Talks

Discover ingenious ideas from inspirational thinkers!