JCLS Celebrates

Honor the culture, contributions, and history of Hispanic and Latinx Americans during National Latinx/a/o Heritage Month!
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Kids Center

All kid stuff, all the time. From events to book recommendations to movies, comics, and more!
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Windows in Time

Get a unique look back through time at local history with the monthly Windows in Time lunchtime lectures, co-sponsored by JCLS and...
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Kids/Children

Wonder and Awe

In which Lyn shares why she's grateful to be a children's librarian.
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Job Opportunities

Want to join the JCLS team? Check out our current job openings and apply today!
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Library

A Tour of the Medford Library

In which Brystan takes us on a tour of JCLS's largest branch.
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Upcoming Events

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Digital Library

Featured
Access books and magazines in ePUB and Kindle formats, as well as MP3 Audiobooks, with over 35,000 titles to choose from and a collection of always-available content.
Requirements:
Library Card
Limits:
6 books/movies, 10 magazines
Checkout Period:
3-21 days
Academic OneFile is the premier source of peer-reviewed full-text scholarly content across the academic disciplines. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text, Academic OneFile is...
Requirements:
None
Hoopla grants you access to a comprehensive catalog of movies, TV shows, music, eBooks, audiobooks and comics, ranging from major studios to indie artists and authors. Sometimes likened to...
Requirements:
Library Card
Limits:
Six per month
Checkout Period:
3-21 days
Featured
Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections...
Requirements:
Library Card
Limits:
5 credits per month, Kanopy Kids does not use credits
Checkout Period:
3 Days
Hoopla grants you access to a comprehensive catalog of movies, TV shows, music, eBooks, audiobooks and comics, ranging from major studios to indie artists and authors. Sometimes likened to...
Requirements:
Library Card
Limits:
Six per month
Checkout Period:
3-21 days
Featured
BrainFuse offers a comprehensive suite of online academic services designed to support many learning needs and styles, and includes expert online services, study tools, and collaborative tools.
Requirements:
Library Card
Learn and improve skills across business, tech, design, and personal interests. Connect to 4,000+ on-demand video courses taught by world-class instructors. Access available to Full Service (including Non-Resident) card...
Requirements:
Library Card
Practice tests for GED, SAT, ACT, and others; improve writing and math skills; learn various computer skills; learn job skills; and take tests for various careers; as well as...
Requirements:
Library Card
Featured
Over 1,000 titles for grades K-6, and includes unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. Plus, the...
Requirements:
None
Limits:
None
Checkout Period:
None
With 3,500+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com’s award-winning online curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners (ages 2‑6+). From Age of Learning, Inc.
Requirements:
In-Library Only
Gale in Context: Elementary (formerly Kids InfoBits) meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic...
Requirements:
Library Card
Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 the world in a way they’ve never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take them...
Requirements:
Library Card

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