Books & Media

Looking for a great book or movie? Browse our genre specific reading lists & access our eMedia channels. Submit your writing as a local author.

eMedia Downloads

The Library offers eMedia, like OverdriveRBdigital, or Flipster to stream and download eBooks, eAudiobooks, Music, and Videos / Movies. Looking for their Apps?

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​Read, Watch, Listen

If you are looking for new material, our Librarians have created lists covering everything from the latest James Patterson novel to an obscure Indie Film.

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Search the Catalog

Were you expecting to search for books directly on this page? Sorry about that! The catalog and search can be accessed in the navigation at the top of the screen.

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ideas just for you

Name three books/movies/authors that you love, and we'll offer three recommendations in return. Tell us what you’ve enjoyed recently and our expert staff will offer personalized suggestions just for you!

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more than books

We're more than books! Customers can now borrow GoPro Cameras, telescopes, tablets for kids and devices for streaming movies and TV shows even without internet access!

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Books Kits

Our Book Kits are perfect when multiple copies of a title are needed for a book club or classroom. Need resources for children? Check out our Childcare Kits, which contain materials for all ages!     

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Local Author Submission

We want to recognize local creative efforts by including them in our collection whenever possible! Work must meet our Selection Criteria Policy. To make a submission, review our guidelines and use the accompanying form. For additional questions, please call 419.259.5282.

Suggest a Purchase

Have a suggestion for an item you would like to see included in our collection? Due to the large volume of requests we receive, we ask that you please limit suggestions to 3 per week. If your suggested title is more than a year old, please request an interlibrary loan from Search Ohio or Ohiolink.

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24/7 lobbies

Picking up books & movies at your Library has never been easier! Use our smart lockers to pick up books and materials you’ve placed on hold any time day or night.

We currently have 24/7 Lobbies at: King Road, Maumee, Oregon and Waterville.

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Explore a selection of nonfiction picture books about Animals.

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Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks and Education | Tagged with 101 Picture Book Challenge, animal books for kids and animals