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Winter Storytimes 2015

Winter Storytimes 2015

This winter at the library, we’re offering more storytimes each week! Can't make it with your little one on Tuesday or Thursday? We've added Wednesday to the line-up. Storytime programs are designed to promote pre-reading skills and a love ...

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Winter Reading sign-up has begun!

Winter Reading sign-up has begun!

Winter Reading Program: Snuggle With a Book/ Acurrúcate con un Libro This program is for children from birth through first grade. Pick up a reading log at the library, and read with your child every day in February. When you ...

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Winter Reading Program

Winter Reading Program

Read every day in February! Winter Reading Program: Snuggle With a Book/ Acurrúcate con un Libro This program is for children from birth through first grade. Pick up a reading log at the library, and read with your child every ...

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WorkForce Unlimited Job Fair!

WorkForce Unlimited Job Fair!

  WorkForce Unlimited will be hosting a job fair at the Radford Public Library on February 12, from 11am to 2pm. Please bring 2 valid forms of identification. They are actively recruiting for production , packaging, warehouse and heavy lifting. Positions ...

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Family Movie!

Family Movie!

February 28 at 2:00 Your favorite inquisitive ape will make friends with the man in the yellow hat in this retelling of the classic children's book written and illustrated by Margret Rey and H. A. Rey. Starring Will Ferrell, ...

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First Day to pick up Prize Books is March 1st

First Day to pick up Prize Books is March 1st

Winter Reading Program Participants If you successfully read every day in February you may pick up the prize book you earned any time during the month of March.

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We’re Looking for Yearbooks

We're Looking for Yearbooks

We would like to fill the gaps in our Radford High School yearbook collection. If you have any of the following dates, and would like to donate them, we will give them a good home. Thank you! 1936, 1944, 1945, ...

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hoopla digital

hoopla digital

Radford Public Library is excited to announce the public availability of thousands of movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks, all available for mobile and online access through a new partnership with hoopla digital – all you need is a ...

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Freading

Freading

The Radford Public Library now offers ebook lending through Freading! Looking for an e-book? Now through the Library of Virginia, the library is offering additional choices through the Freading online collection. Our patrons in good standing have access to the ...

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Text a Librarian

Text a Librarian

Begin a live chat with a librarian at the Radford Public Library. You can either send a text message via your smart phone by dialing 66746 and precede your initial question with askradford Or you can begin chatting with a librarian from the ...

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Medical Resources

Medical Resources

Greyhouse Online Databases: Whether you are searching for business information, consumer health information or education information, this resource gives you the tools you need to find data quickly and easily. Filled with helpful resources, contact information and hotlinks, you have ...

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Freegal – Downloadable Music

Freegal - Downloadable Music

Download music the legal way!  Radford Public Library Card holders will now be able to access songs from the Sony Music Entertainment catalog at no charge! You can download up to three Sony Music tracks in mp3 format per week from ...

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ONLINE RESOURCES!
The library is the one stop shop for all your Online Resources. Search FindItVA for up-to-date and peer-reviewed articles on every research topic in your assignment to do list. From the library search for newspaper articles as recent as yesterday's paper, including the Roanoke Times!
With Credo Reference every student has access to encyclopediac information on most any topic of interest.
LANGUAGE RESOURCES:
French got you stumped? Wondering what something to order for déjeuner at noon? With Mango, our patrons can brush up on up to 63 languages. You can even learn Tuvan or ancient Greek! Set up an account and begin today.
NEED TECHNOLOGY?
The library is now offering Technology you can take home. With the digital content that is now available for personal access, it becomes necessary to offer the hardware to access the content smoothly. We have iPod touches available for immediate checkout for two week periods and laptops that can be checked out overnight.
To see what laptops are available click HERE
To see what iPods are available, click HERE

Children

The Children’s Department at RPL contains books and multimedia for babies through 6th graders. We’re always excited to help you find a good book or do research. Our programs include storytimes, movies, crafts, and special performers.

Download the latest Issue Of "Children's Corner" to learn about our upcoming events!


Teens

The Radford Public Library has, for many years, served as a place for teenagers to come after school. The “Teen Scene,” was built specifically for this age group. With a liberal collection of books, the young adult area also offers recorded audio books, and magazines all available for check out.

Adults

Explore the services the Radford Public Library offers to adults of all ages.  The search for information and enrichment never ends!  The library staff is here to direct you to the correct source.  From the newest technology to the oldest classic, RPL is your answer!