Alameda County Library now offers mobile Wi-Fi hotspots that you can borrow with your library card from the Centerville and Newark Libraries.
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Our catalog, online resources, and library accounts may be unavailable on Friday, September 28th, between 2 a.m. - 6 a.m. while we work on a catalog upgrade.
AirPAC for Smartphones brings our online library catalog to many mobile devices, including the iPhone™ and Google’s Android™ OS phones. Designed for small-screen browsers, the new online catalog for mobile devices, provides a user friendly interface that makes it easier to read and use on smartphones. Plus, it’s equipped with relevance-ranking technology for keyword searches.
Event: Health Fair
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
When many of us think of libraries, books come to mind – shelves and shelves of books. Yet there is more, so much more available at Alameda County Library.
ABCmouse.com® Early Learning Academy is an award winning digital learning resource for children ages 2-8. ABCmouse is available for use at all branches of the Alameda County Library system. To track your progress, you will need to create an ABCmouse account.
Responding to the community's request for increased library service, the Newark Library is pleased to announce new hours of service on Sundays. Beginning on September 11, 2016, the Library will be open on Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Funding provided by the City of Newark enables the Library to add hours of service on Sundays. The Library will hold a celebration on Sunday, September 11, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., which will include a magic show and balloon art for the whole family.
The Dublin Library is pleased to announce new, expanded hours of service on Thursdays to meet the growing needs of Dublin’s community. Beginning on September 1, 2016, the Library will add Thursday evenings from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., to its operating schedule. Funding provided by the City of Dublin enables the Library to remain open for two additional hours.
Have you signed up for the 2016 Summer Reading Game? There’s still time to sign up and play. Sign up now through August 13 at: http://summer.aclibrary.org/ or at any branch of the Alameda County Library system.
The City of Dublin is constructing improvements in partnership with Alameda County Library to create a unique multi-function space at the Dublin Library. The construction period will be from July 2016 through late-fall 2016 and during that time the City will make every effort with its contractor to minimize the impact on adjacent spaces and public uses. The improvements will occur in the Dublin Library’s expansion space which is adjacent to the Children’s Area and Program Room.
Summer break can be a major source of anxiety for low-income families whose children receive free or reduced priced meals during the school year.