New Items Available at the Library!

Over the past year we have been adding all sorts of exciting new products for Avalon residents to borrow. We’ve made wifi hotspots, blu-ray players, Roku streaming boxes, bakeware, Legos, games, STEM toys, and even a metal detector available. Today we are excited to announce that we are going to be expanding our Library of Things even further!

Borrow Technology From the Library!

Everyone knows that the library is a great place to come for all of the latest books, many know about our large selection of movies, and some know that you can check out a selection of the latest albums and video games, but did you know that we have a growing assortment of tech items that you can borrow as well?

Tech Tips: Don’t Miss A Facebook Post!

Facebook uses sophisticated algorithms to show you what they think you are most interested in seeing. Of course, no matter how much they tweak them it is still likely that it might not show you everything you want.

Tech Tips: Setting Up Your New PC

So, you just got a new PC! Good for you! For a variety of reasons however, there are a few things you might want to do with your new computer to make sure that you get the best possible experience when using it. Don’t worry though, we’re here with some tips that will help to make sure things run smoothly and efficiently.

Introducing Kanopy Streaming Movies!

Do you love classic movies, foreign films, and independent cinema? Then we have some exciting news for you! The library is pleased to announce that we are now offering our patrons access to Kanopy, a streaming service that offers a wide variety of great movies, documentaries, and TV shows from all over the world.

Take Our Innovation Survey!

The library needs your help! We are always striving to make sure that we provide the residents and visitors to our area with the sort of services they want and need the most, but we need your feedback to help us succeed!

Now You Can Check Out Rokus!

We are pleased to announce that we now have 5 Roku Ultra streaming media boxes available to check out from the library!

Security Alert: Tabnapping

Do you leave a lot of tabs open while you’re browsing the web? You might want to stop after reading this.

Hot Apps: Bring! Grocery Shopping List

Not too long ago if we wanted to make a call, listen to music, take a picture, read a book, play a game, or take a quick memo while going about our day, we had to carry a separate item or device with us for each of those things. But now the smartphone has allowed us to condense all of that, and then some, into one handy little machine. So why wouldn’t you use it to eliminate the need to carry a shopping list with you to the store?

Explainer: Phantom Vibration Syndrome

Imagine you’re going about your day as normal when you feel your phone vibrating in your pocket. You reach down to retrieve it and discover that it isn’t even there. If you spend a large part of your day with your phone in your pocket, the odds are you’ve experienced it. It’s called Phantom Vibration […]