Posts tagged with "eReaders"

Posted by daccurso on 12/06/10
Thinking of getting an eReader this holiday? Here are some things you might like to know:

You can check out a Nook, Kindle or Sony Reader from the Library for two weeks to give them a test run.

You can come to the Library's Welcome Desk to try them out and talk to staff members about the features of each. For questions about eReaders, call the Welcome Desk at 847-506-2640.

The Library has eBooks that you can download for free from My Media Mall on our website. The eBooks are compatible with most eReaders except the Kindle. Click here to learn more about which eReaders are compatible with My Media Mall.

In January you can drop by the Welcome Desk on Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. to learn how to use your eReader to download the Library's eBooks


Posted by daccurso on 10/05/11

Learn about the latest technology tools and how they can enhance your life. Representatives from the library, the Apple Store, and Best Buy will be available to give you a hands-on demonstration of tablets, smartphones, digital SLRs, eReaders and more. Enter the raffle to win a $100 Best Buy gift card.
 
Date and time: Sunday, October 16, noon–4 p.m.
Location: Welcome Desk
 
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Posted by daccurso on 12/20/10
 
Need to learn how to use your new Nook or Sony Reader with the Library's ebooks, or just curious about all the hype? Learn the capabilities of the Nook and Sony Reader and how to use them with the Library's downloadable media from My Media Mall. The eBooks are compatible with most eReaders except the Kindle. Click here to learn more about which eReaders are compatible with My Media Mall.
 
Drop in Saturdays, January 8, 15, 22 and 29, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. / Welcome Desk

Posted by lmulford on 01/07/13

Did you get a new eReader over the holidays? Find out how to use your new device with the library's eBooks collection. Learn the capabilities of the Nook, Kindle, iPad, or other tablets and how to use them with the library's downloadable eBooks and audiobooks.
 
Date and Time: Saturday, January 12, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Training Center
 
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Posted by daccurso on 01/24/11
Plan to stop by for our last eReader extravaganza on Saturday, January 29. We can help you learn how to use your new Nook or Sony Reader with the Library's ebooks, or just show you different eReaders. These drop-in sessions  will give you a hands-on opportunity to experience the Nook and Sony Reader. Learn the capabilities of each and how to use them with the Library's downloadable media. Drop in
 
Date and time: Saturday, January 29, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Welcome Desk

Posted by daccurso on 12/27/11

Need to learn how to download the library's ebooks to your new Kindle, Nook or iPad? Or are you just curious about all the hype? Sit in on one of these short demonstrations to see how easy it is to download ebooks from our eLibrary.
  • Wednesday, January 4, 1–3 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 5, 10 a.m.– noon
  • Tuesday, January 10, 1–3 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 11, 10 a.m.–noon
  • Thursday, January 12, 7–9 p.m.
  • Friday, January 13, 10 a.m.–noon
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Posted by daccurso on 11/03/11

We now have Nook Color eReaders with titles just for kids. A.H. cardholders age 12 and older can check one out for two weeks. There are 46 titles on each, and they have something for all ages, including books nominated for the Rebecca Caudill, Monarch and Bluestem awards. There are even 17 interactive books that use touch-screen technology. You will find them in the catalog under Nook Color. Reserve one for your family.