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INTRODUCING OUR NEW DIGITAL MAGAZINE SERVICE - PRESSREADER! 

 

PressReader

 

About PressReader

With over 7,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+languages, PressReader is the leading digital newspaper and magazine provider for premium content.  Explore titles such as the Better Homes & Gardens, Gardening Australia, The Guardian, Vogue AustraliaWomen’s Weekly, Australian Men’s Health and much more from all over the world.

 

The new PressReader platform allows library users to customise their reading experience, gain international perspectives, and engage with topics of interests through the bookmark, share, translate, and comment features.​ Browse the catalogue here: https://www.pressreader.com/catalog  

 

More information to come soon!

 

 

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FILM STREAMING SERVICE AVAILABLE NOW!

 

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free to all members of the Mount Barker Community Library.
Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world's best films including documentaries, hard-to-find titles, film festival favourites, indie and classic films, world cinema collections and children's films.


The Kanopy Kids collection contains titles designed to spark children's imagination and provides developmentally appropriate age ratings.


All you need is current Mount Barker Community Library membership. For more information and to access the service go to the 'Online Resources' button on the library catalogue.

 

 

 

 

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CHOICE ONLINE

 

'Choice' magazine provides independent and unbiased reviews, product tests, articles, information and buying guides from experts, on over 5,000 products.


The library now subscribes to 'Choice' magazine online, available on the computers in the library only. All you need to access the collection is a current library membership.

Please see library staff for login details. Book a library computer via the library catalogue.

 

 

Choice

 

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WARM DRINKS CAFÉ

 

The students with special needs from Mount Barker High host their 'Warm Drinks Cafe' in the library foyer every Tuesday from 9.45am - 10.15am throughout the school term.

So if you are coming to the vicinity at that time, pop in, say hi to the wonderful team of students and get a free tea, coffee or milo.

 

 

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HOME ENERGY KITS 

 

The library has Home Energy Audit Kits available to help you find out how energy is used in your home and what you can do to make savings. To reserve a kit, access the catalogue record for this item here https://tinyurl.com/yxv5zftn