Press Display

Instant access to 3000 newspapers from 100 countries in 60 languages. Current Newspapers and Magazine issues from all over the world plus coverage of the last 90 days in 60+ languages. Please note: Only seven users can browse at any one time. If you receive a "database busy" message, please try again later. Download the…
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Free iPad Program for Seniors

SENIORS CONNECT INFORMATION SHEET Seniors Connect is a 12-month pilot program being run by Yarra Plenty Regional Library in partnership with Telstra and the State Government. As part of the program, members of Yarra Plenty Regional Library who have a Seniors Card can borrow an iPad from the library and receive personal training. (It is…
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All Aboard the Mobile at Epping

The Yarra Plenty Regional Library mobile library now stops on the corner of Mossfield Rise and Forum Way, Epping North, next to the new Galada Community Centre on Mondays from 9.00am until 12.00noon. The mobile was previously stopping next to the Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre at that time. Everyone is welcome to visit the state-of-the-art mobile library…
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Watsonia Library Reopens

Watsonia Library is showcasing its new attributes after reopening on Monday 5 January following a $250,000 upgrade. A key feature is the lab bar designed for use by lap top users accessing the free wifi at the library. The upgrade also included new carpet, shelving and furnishings, a relocated and updated children’s library, interior and…
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Whittlesea Library Now Open

The new Whittlesea township library is now open. Come along to the library at the redeveloped Whittlesea Community Activity Centre at 57-61 Laurel Street Whittlesea. The library is open: Monday 10.00am – 5.00pm Tuesday 10.00am – 8.30pm Wednesday, Thursday 10.00am – 5.00pm Friday 10.00am – 8.30pm Saturday 10.00am - 1.00pm (Sunday CLOSED) Parking for the library…
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e-Magazines – An Update

e-Magazines have been very popular since being introduced to our e-library last year. The good news is we have renewed our subscription to the service (called Zinio). Check it out here.The bad news is some magazine publishers have chosen to remove their titles from the list of magazines available to libraries through Zinio. Unfortunately, several of these magazines…
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Apps to Take Your Library Mobile

Download these apps to access the library and e-library from anywhere. Put items on hold, download e-books and e-audiobooks and music, read magazines, and more. YPRL MOBILE APP Keep a library in your pocket! The YPRL Mobile app makes it easy to find books, music and movies, see what’s available at your library, place holds and manage…
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