If there was a tablet, smartphone or computer under your Christmas tree, the St. Tammany Parish Library would like to introduce you to the library’s free services that offer eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, TV shows, music and digital magazines for check out and download.
Hoopla offers downloadable movies, TV shows, music, eBook, eAudiobooks and comic books with no waiting.
OverDrive offers downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks that return automatically at the end of the lending period.
CloudLibrary offers downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks with 10 checkouts at a time.
Recorded Books Digital offers downloadable digital magazines that are just like the paper copies and never have to be returned.
All of these services offer apps for downloading or streaming simply and easily.
Events Dec. 27-Jan. 3
TEEN TIME: Teens are invited to an activity planned just for them at 4 p.m. Thursday at the South Slidell Library, 3901 Pontchartrain Drive. For information, call (985) 781-0099.
HOLIDAY CLOSURE: All branches of the St. Tammany Parish Library will be closed Saturday, Dec. 30, and Monday, Jan. 1, for the New Year holiday.
MARDI GRAS BRACELET CRAFT: Adults can make their own Mardi Gras-themed bracelet with provided supplies at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Mandeville Library, 844 Girod St. For information, call (985) 626-4293.