eBranch2Go allows you to download thousands of eBooks and audio books to your computer or a portable device, like a Kindle, Nook or MP3 player. Download the latest best sellers, fiction, and nonfiction to your e-reader today! Do you have a Nook, Kindle or other ebook reader? Do you have an Android phone? We offer free ebooks online right here. Do you have an MP3 player or some other portable audio device? Check out our large selection of audiobooks. Need help with your new device? Stop in and we’ll show you how you can download the newest books right from our website! All you need is your device, our website and a library card!
Scholastic BookFlix is a new online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.
HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.
18th Century or 20th Century. European or Native American. Farm or Factory. East Coast or West Coast. Where does your American past begin? Discover the amazing history of you with HeritageQuest Online. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.
The collection consists of six core data sets: U.S. Federal Censuses, Genealogy and local history books, Periodical Source Index (PERSI), Revolutionary War records, Freedman’s Bank Records, and LexisNexis U.S. Serial Set. Remote users log in with their library card number.
Cybersmarts on POWER Library
Five interactive multimedia eBooks with audio narration teach children and their parents how to stay safe on the internet. eBooks titles include: Avoiding Predators Online, Playing Games Online, Protecting Your Privacy Online, Stopping Cyberbullying and Using Social Networks.
Ask Here PA – We’re here to help you get answers to your questions, any time and anywhere you have Internet access. Unlike other “expert” sites on the Web, there is no charge to use our service. We’ll be doing what libraries have always done best — quickly getting you the accurate, unbiased information you need. Available 24/7.
Happening This Month at the Library
The Oswayo Valley Memorial Library was chosen to receive a grant for a four-part reading, viewing and discussion series for adults called Pushing the Limits. The series brings together books and video featuring authors, scientists and everyday people who thrive on exploring our world.
March’s program will take place on March 12th at 6:00 p.m. To register and receive a copy of the book we will be discussing, T.C. Boyle’s When the Killing’s Done, please stop by the library or call us at 697-6691.
The book club will be meeting on March 19th at 1:30 p.m. to discuss Saving Cee-Cee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman. There are extra copies of the book available. We would love to have new members join us!
The library board will be holding their monthly meeting on Monday, March 24th, at 6:00 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend.
Make plans now to join us for a spaghetti dinner to benefit the Oswayo Valley Memorial Library on Saturday, March 29th, from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Oswayo Valley MS/HS cafeteria. Dinners are $5 each with take outs available. There will be a gluten-free option available also!
Genealogy Club: Are you interested in discovering more about the branches
of your family tree but don’t really know where to begin? Would you be interested in getting together regularly with a group of people and sharing ideas and resources? Everyone is welcome! The group meets the 2nd Friday of every month at 3:00 p.m.
The Stitch Together Knit & Crochet Group meets every Monday and Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Work on your newest project and join in on the conversation. Don’t know how to knit or crochet? That’s okay! We’ll teach you!
The library will be sponsoring an Antiquities portrait fundraiser on Saturday, April 12th, and Sunday, April 13th, at the library. Sittings are $10 each with a free 10×13. This offer is limited to children up to age 16. Older children may be photographed with their younger siblings. To pay your $10 sitting fee and get your coupon for a free 10×13, stop by the library or see any board member.