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5 Perfect Reasons to Use Your Library's eMedia

Posted about 27 days ago by Ryan R

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Movies and Music and Research and Resources | Tagged with digital content, digital music, digital video, download, eMedia, stream, streaming, tablets and technology

Consider these scenarios where the convenience and portability of eMedia really shines! If you're new to eMedia, visit your favorite librarian and they'll get you downloading in no time.

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Silly Picture Books With Unforgettable Characters

Posted 7 months ago by Eric P

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge, Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks and Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry | Tagged with early literacy, eMedia, funny books for children, humorous stories for kids, picture books, reading recommendations, ready to read and Sesame Street

Picture books with mass media tie-ins, muppets, a well-known pigeon and characters who are completely aware of the fact that they're in books.

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Celebrate Teen Tech Week

Posted 10 months ago by Heather H

Posted in Education and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with ACT, eMedia, events, make u, SAT, teen tech, teen tech night, Teen Tech Week, test, test resources, tests and toledo library

Celebrate Teen Tech Week, March 4 - 10! The 2018 theme is "Libraries are for Creating," and focuses on all the great digital tools we offer which teens can use to create - whether it be podcasts, videos, music, games or something else!

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Podcasts: What are They and Why Should I Care?

Posted 11 months ago by Allison Fiscus

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics and Nonfiction | Tagged with audiobooks, current issues, eMedia, folklore, listen, National Public Radio, nonfiction, NPR, podcasts, sports, true crime and true stories

What’s a podcast and why do my friends keep talking about them? Read on to find out how to jump onto the most informative bandwagon around.

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Hoopla Has Entertainment On The Go

Posted about 1 year ago by Andy Lechlak

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Movies and Music and New: Books and Movies | Tagged with Apps, Comics, digital content, digital music, download, downloadables, eAudiobooks, eBooks, eComics, electronic media, eMagazines, eMedia, film adaptations, hoopla, streaming video, tech help and videos

If you don't have time to stop into the Library, you can still enjoy what your Library has to offer. We can help you get setup for reading, watching, or listening to what interests you!

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Supernatural Thrillers

Posted about 1 year ago by April S

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, Movies and Music, Mysteries and Thrillers, Science Fiction and Fantasy and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with eMedia, Fantasy Fiction, Ghost Stories, Gothic Fiction, Gothic Fiction, Hauntings, Historical Fiction, Horror, Magical Realism, Paranormal Fiction, Psychological Suspense, streaming video, Supernatural Mysteries, Suspense Fiction and Technothriller

Supernatural thrillers spanning multiple genres.

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12 Last Minute Fall Trips from Toledo, Ohio

Posted about 1 year ago by Angela B

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics and Outdoors, Sports and Travel | Tagged with bicycle trails, camping, eMedia, Fall Travel, festivals, guidebooks, Indiana History, Michigan History, National Parks, Ohio History, outdoor recreation, rails-trails, restaurants, road trips, sightseeing, stargazing, travel, Trips from Toledo, United States Travel, vacation and wilderness

If you're looking for a daytrip or a road trip out of Toledo this fall, then this list is for you.

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