HOLIDAY HOURS

HOLIDAY HOURS at the LIBRARY

The Library will be open regular hours except for these days:

The Library will CLOSE at 3 pm on Tuesday, December 23 and will

BE CLOSED December 24 and 25

The Library will OPEN AT NOON on Friday, December 26

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The Library will CLOSE at 3 pm on Tuesday, December 30 and will

BE CLOSED December 31 and January 1, 2015

The Library will OPEN AT NOON on Friday, January 2, 2015

 

The Library's drop boxes at the Library and at Payless Plaza, West Lafayette will be available 24/7; the Library's eBook service through Overdrive will also be available 24/7.

 

Our best wishes for a Happy Holiday Season!

I Didn't Know the Library had Access to THAT!

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Try our NEW online access to the GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY!

A dynamic collection of Gale/Cengage ebooks featuring biographies, authors, plot summaries, technology, cultural studies, business, medicine and much much more.

Click here and use the password inspire to log on and get started......

Learn in Dig•Me

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Get Tech help here!

 

Tuesdays - 3:00 to 5:00 pm - Need computer, tablet, eBook help or advice? Scott Tracey will help you out.

 

Wednesdays - 3:00 to 4:00 pm - Mark's Mac Help: Professor Emeritus Mark Levinthal will field your Mac and iPad questions.

 

Don't forget to ask about Lynda.com - offering software tutorials on over 2,100 programs.
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By appointment - As any of your friendly Library staff for help, call the Library at 765-743-2261, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
to schedule a Dig•Me help session or to reserve the room for your own use.

 

Click HERE for a complete (but ever-growing) list of Dig•Me services.

FREE music downloads @ WLPL

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The West Lafayette Public Library is excited to offer the Freegal music download service to our patrons!

The West Lafayette Library's subscription with Freegal offers YOU free access to millions of song from over 10,000 labels including the Sony Music Catalog.

 

Read more: FREE music downloads @ WLPL

Databases: Gale, INSPIRE, Journal & Courier and More

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When prompted, enter the password, "inspire" to gain access.

 

Inspire logo swirl INSPIRE, magazine indexes, encyclopedias, and other databases, including the new the Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC) designed to help students — from high school to graduate school to specialty school and beyond and the Small Business Resource Center for how-to information on small business planning, bookkeeping, financing, human resource management, marketing, regional tax laws or starting a home-based business.

 

CONSUMER REPORTS magazine online is available for you use while you are in the Library.  Please ask for help using this online service at the Reference Desk on the second floor.

 

 

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http://www.grantselect.com/access

 

Access to the Grant Select database is now available through all patron computers and wi-fi connections in the West Lafayette & Tippecanoe County Public Libraries. COMING SOON - patrons will be able to log in OUTSIDE the Libraries with their barcode number and password. We will make an announcement as soon as this is available.

 

The West Lafayette Public Library is now subscribing to pq logo smlProQuest for access to articles in the past issues of the Journal and Courier and other newspapers. http://search.proquest.com   If you are outside the library you will need your library card for access.


The library is also subscribing to AtoZdatabases

Premier Reference and Marketing Database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents.  Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!

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