The Rockingham County Public Library

Are you Interested in Joining a Book Club?

Do you love reading?

Do you enjoy discussing your favorite books?

Join us at the Eden Library on Thursday November 6, at 6:30 p.m.

This month the book club is reading and discussing Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle-Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg.

Stay tuned for more information about book clubs opening at our other branches

   

Don’t Miss Family Time at the Eden Library

Crafts with Debbie Robison – Saturday, October 11, at 10:30 a.m.

This program is a free family program.
Pre-School-5th Grade

   

Are you a Fan of Local History? Visit Rockingham County Legacy: A Digital Heritage Project*

Rockingham County is now a proud participant in the online history project DigitalNC (http://www.digitalnc.org/), and we have our very own Rockingham County Legacy page! In presenting this resource to the community, Rockingham County Public Library joins DigitalNC in the belief that community history is life enriching and meant to be celebrated.

Visit Rockingham County Legacy: A Digital Heritage Project (http://www.digitalnc.org/exhibits/rockingham-county-legacy/), and see what treasures you find in the collections of images, memorabilia, yearbooks, and city directories. Search by keyword, material type, or by contributing institution.

Contributors to Rockingham Legacy: A Digital Heritage Project include:
• Museum & Archives of Rockingham County
• Rockingham Community College
• Rockingham County Public Library
• Stoneville Public Library
• University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

* Rockingham County Public Library’s current work with DigitalNC is made possible by a LSTA EZ Digitization Grant for the year 2014-15. This grant is made possible through funding from the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

   

You can Sign Up to Check Out E-books at your Local Library

You asked for them and now they are here! Due to popular demand the library has added e-books to our library’s collection.

The Library’s e-book collection went live on November 5. Go to http://rcpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/ to browse the e-books available for check out.

The library e-books can be read on PCs, Macs, Android Devices, iOS devices, Kindle Fires, and Nooks. If you would like to checkout library e-books, visit your local library and ask for help setting up an Axis360 account.

In order to read the e-books you check out with your Axis360 account you will need to download either the AxisReader app or the Blio Reader app on your e-reader device. To download the apps to PCs, Macs, Android Devices, or iOS devices visit Axis360’s app zone web page at: http://rcpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Admin/ReaderList.

If you have a Kindle Fire you will need to follow the instructions in the document below to download the app to your device.

Instructions for Downloading the Blio App to your Kindle Fire

Instructions for Downloading the AxisReader App to your Kindle Fire

   

Check Out Our New Language Learning Program!

Rockingham County Public Library has added a new language learning program to our website.

Pronunciator offers language lessons for 80 different languages and offers ESL courses for 50 non-English languages.

You can tailor your language lessons to subjects that interest you and quiz yourself to find out how much you’ve learned.

To sign up for Pronunciator click on this link: Pronunciator

You will need to have your library card number with you the first time you sign up but you will be given the option of creating your own username and password.

To install the Pronunciator app to your ipad, iphone, ipod, android phone, or tablet with an android operating system go to
http://www.pronunciator.com/go-mobile/

   

 

Home
About the Library
Catalog
Locations
Events and Calendars at the Library
Upcoming Programs
Upcoming Computer Classes
Support
Services
Rockingham County Reads
New Arrivals
Focus on Children
Rockingham County
NC Live
NC pedia
Heritage Quest
Ancestry Library
Genealogy Links
Employment Links
World Book
Job & Career Accelerator
Pronunciator
 
   
 

Home | About the Library | Locations | Contact Us

Meeting the educational, recreational, and informational needs of Rockingham County citizens.
 
d animal sex