November 22nd: LIBRARY WILL CLOSE AT 6:00PM
November 23rd: LIBRARY CLOSED - THANKSGIVING
Family Holiday Open House & Santa
Tuesday, December 19th, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
All ages welcome - with a parent. Crafts, games, snacks and photo opportunities. Take a number when you arrive to have a special visit with Santa.
LibKi Computer Management
Starting in late October, Tipp City Public Library will change the way it manages the public computers. No longer will patrons be required to sign on to a computer by giving their name to a clerk at the desk.
Thanks to the addition of the LibKi Management System, patrons will sit down at a computer station and login with their library card and pin number. LibKi is an open source program available "cost free" to the library. This software has been on library computers across the country for years. It has proven to be reliable and user friendly.
When finished, patrons will simply logout. At that point, the computers will automatically erase any personal information previously entered. This assures users that their privacy is protected.
It is easy to get a Tipp City Public Library card. Visit the front desk and present proof of Ohio residency. Anyone wishing not to get a library card can still access the library's computers. A staff member will be happy to provide a guest pass upon request.
In the near future, the library will introduce computer reservations to ensure all patrons have an opportunity to logon - even on busy days.
Anyone with questions should call the library at (937) 667-3826 or visit us at 11 E. Main St.
HOOPLA is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere.
USING THE ONLINE CATALOG
We are pleased to announce that a new video has been released: Using the Online Catalog. This video reflects the recent additions to the online catalog, eResource Central and the EBSCO Discovery Service.