Get a Digital Library Card Now!

If you live in Broadview and don’t have a library card, here’s a quick and easy way to get a digital library card! You will receive immediate confirmation during the registration process indicating successful registration, including your temporary barcode and how to set up your PIN. This digital library card number will be good for online resources only.

This card will give you full access to the Broadview Public Library District’s eBook service mediaondemand.org, as well as the Library’s many digital resources.  The digital resources are found on left side of the home page under the “Resources” heading.  Just click the “A-Z” below the heading and the database options will appear.

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Important Census Information

The Census has a powerful impact on every community. Things like school lunches, plans for highways, support for firefighters, and assistance to families in need, are all affected by the Census. Census results affect your community every day in countless ways. Click this link to learn how to complete your Census Survey.

 

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Free Access to ebooks for Kids from TumbleBooks

With so many schools closed because of Covid-19, TumbleBooks, a publisher of online ebooks and learning materials for kids, has generously made their materials free to use. These materials will be free until the end of August 2020.

 

Use the links below:

Tumblebooks Free Kids Books (username: tumble735 Password: books)

Tumblebooks Free Kids Math Books (Aligned to Common Core) (Username: tumble2020 Password: A3b5c6)

Tumblebooks TeenBookCloud (Username: tumble2020 Password: A3b5c6)

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Information from the Centers for Disease Control

The link below is for the Centers for Disease Control’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) page. It is updated daily with the most current information. It includes information about how to protect ourselves and what to do if you think you are sick.

CDC Covid-19 Resources

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Online Resources Available During the Pandemic Closings and Quarantines

The Broadview Public Library District online resources are still available. In some cases they can be accessed 24/7. Most only require your library card number.

Ebsco databases provide access to a number of resources including

Tutor.com provides online tutoring from train specialists during the afternoon and evening.  But it also has resources that can used even when tutors are not available.

Mediaondemand.org provides access to thousands of eBooks and digital audiobooks.  All you need it your library card and your PIN.

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New AV at the Broadview Public Library District for March 2020

New AV for March 2020

 

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New AV at the Broadview Public Library District for February 2020

New AV for February 2020

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Community Survey Meeting

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Phone Access Hours During Construction

We have made the decision to remain closed until the project is complete, as the completion date is just around the corner! In the meantime, we have enacted telephone support hours from 10:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday. You can call us to get information about your library card, arrange for curbside pickup of materials, and have your reference and information requests answered.

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New AV at the Broadview Public Library District for January 2020

New AV for January 2020

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