News and Events
JOB OPENING: REFERENCE DEPARTMENT
We have an opening in our Reference Department for a full-time Library Specialist. If you have a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent, and some related experience, you might qualify! For more information, check out the official City of Bartlesville Job Posting. This is a full-time position.
LITERACY AND HEALTH LITERACY PROGRAMS
Balance your Act, Tuesday, October 13 @ 3:00 pm, Macronutrients, Fads Vs. Fitness, Wednesday, October 21 @1:30 and Yoga, A Sustainable Practice, Wednesday, October 28 @ 3:00 pm.
Monday morning, 10:00 – 11:30 am, Citizenship Class here at the library.
Monday evening, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Spanish class, here at the library.
Monday evening, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, ESL Conversation Study class here at the library.
Tuesday evening, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, ESL Conversation Class, Casa Hispania
Wednesday evening, 5:30 – 6:30, GED Prep Class here at the library,
Wednesday, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Citizenship Class, here at the library
Friday afternoon, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, ESL Conversation Class, here at the library
EBOOKS & MORE
Downloadable Books & Finding a Good Book
DOWNLOADABLE E-BOOKS & E-AUDIOBOOKS
Download e-books and e-audiobooks from our Oklahoma Virtual Library site: http://okvirtuallibrary.lib.overdrive.com/
Directions for Kindle Fire Users
Directions for Kindle eReader Users (not Kindle Fire)
Directions for Tablet Users (including iPad and Nook Color/HDX, etc.)
Directions for eReader Users (not tablets and not Kindles, plain eReaders)
Directions for borrowing eAudiobooks and Music
FINDING A GREAT BOOK
Online tools to help you find a great read:
- Book Psychic
- Staff Picks
- BookLetters: New and Notable
- Award Winning Books
- BookLetters email newsletters: Sign up and recieve lists of books and audiobooks on a regular schedule.
- The Dear Reader online book clubs are a great way to sample new books. Each day we'll email you a 5-minute portion of a book. During the week you can read 2-3 chapters and decide if you want to check the book out of the library. Every Monday we start new books. Sign up here and start reading.
Pick up a free copy of Book Page the next time you are in the library. This monthly "book newspaper" is an excellent way to find out about new and notable titles.
The Library subscribes to Bookmarks magazine, which can be found in the Periodical Room, near the Reference Desk.
Want to buy books? We have an online bookstore with ABE Books. The Friends of the Library have a booksale in our lobby each Wednesday from 10 to 3.