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The fall session of Toddler/Preschool Story Time has begun!

Programs will be held on October 1, 15, November 5, 19, and December 3 and 17. 

Come join the fun as we enjoy stories, new action rhymes or finger plays, crafts and a snack!

Teen Read Week 2014

National Teen Read Week - October 13-18

All 7th - 12th graders are encouraged to stop by the library and every time you check out a book that week, you may enter your name into a prize drawing!

Tumble Books

*NEW* Introducing TumblePremium!

Our library now subscribes to TumblePremium including the TumbleBook Library, TumbleBook Cloud Jr., and TumbleMath

Students can enjoy animated talking picture books, chapter books, videos, non-fiction titles, graphic novels and math stories

Parents and Teachers can view educational resources like lesson plans, quizzes, educational games and puzzles related to both math and language skills.

Please let us know if you have any questions about this resource

Search our library catalog online!

  catalogSign up for your own online account: Enter your last name & barcode # and set a user name / password   

An online account allows you to view all checked out items, place holds on books, and build reading lists

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click here for device-specific "How to" instructions
download eBooks and audiobooks to your iPod, mp3 player or eReader 

Audiobooks @ OneClickdigital from Recorded Books!

click this button to sign up for your new account: OCD_RB_1

 * Note: make sure you have a personal Alton Public Library online catalog account first before setting up a new OneClickdigital account * -- click here for OneClickdigital "Getting Started" guide or click here for OneClickdigital tutorial videos


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Free Wireless Internet is available at Alton Public Library for your personal computer

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Upcoming Events
Toddler/Preschool Story Time Nov 05, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — Library Meeting Room
Toddler/Preschool Story Time Nov 19, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — Library Meeting Room
Toddler/Preschool Story Time Dec 03, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — Library Meeting Room
Toddler/Preschool Story Time Dec 17, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — Library Meeting Room
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