Security Alert: Tabnapping

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Hot Apps: Libby, by OverDrive

OverDrive has been the most popular app among libraries to grant access to ebooks to their patrons for many years now, and while it is a good program, it does have a few flaws. To address those, the company recently launched a new app, redesigned from the ground up called Libby.

Avalon Library Programs This Week: Jan 25th – 31st

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages. Learn how to use, install, uninstall, customize and rearrange Windows 10 apps & programs, along with some suggestions for those that will help you get the most from your device. Register to use a library computer or your own computer or tablet. Registration […]

Library Programs Preview: December

Wednesday, December 2nd – 6:00pm – 7:30pm Group moderated by Conrad Weiler. Title for December: “The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution” by Walter Isaacson. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Thursday, December 3rd – 3:30pm – 5:30pm […]

What is Dropbox?

Many of our patrons ask us about this mysterious thing called The Cloud. The most basic way to explain what the cloud is would be to explain Dropbox, one of the most popular cloud storage solutions to be developed. Originally the brainchild of an MIT student who kept forgetting his flash drive, Dropbox was founded […]

Avalon Library Programs This Week – September 21st

Story Time Tuesday, September 22nd 10:00am *NO STORY TIME THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH DUE TO LIBRARY IN-SERVICE DAY* Windows 10 Hands On with Sean Farrell: Security & Maintenance Tuesday, September 22nd 6:00pm – 8:00pm Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stop by the circulation desk. iPad Workshop: System Settings Wednesday, September 23rd 5:30pm – 7:30pm Register by […]

AFPL App of the Week: Instagram

This week’s AOTW is one of the most popular social media applications out there today. Instagram is a photo and video application that allows its users to share their content on a variety of social media platforms. Instagram’s original claim to fame was that it could turn photos that you took with your phone into […]

AFPL App of the Week: Evernote

The app we’re showcasing this week has been a staple in every app market since it was released in 2008. Evernote has evolved from being a simple note taking app that syncs effortlessly between all of your devices to being a productivity behemoth that allows businesses to share ideas, clip internet content, and – surprise […]

AFPL App of the Week: Meerkat

Woooooaah talk about BURSTING onto the scene! This app has been only in the app store since February 27th but it has already made a huge mark in the future of social networking. We’re talking about the live streaming app: Meerkat. To start, lets talk about what live streaming is and what it is and […]

3 Apps for Working Out Your Brain

Fitness is a major part of many people’s lives. Working out your body is easy! Just go to the gym or go for a run around the block. If you’re sweating by the end of it, you know you did a good job. It’s different though if you’re trying to work out your brain. With advances […]