Hello, all! We're looking forward to an exciting winter season of fun events for all ages at the Downingtown Library! (Be sure to check out the full list of upcoming events by visiting www.downingtownlibrary.org) While you're browsing online, be sure to check out the incredible online offerings you can access from home, simply using your Downingtown library card- all completely free! Use Flipster to read and even download articles from 70+ digital magazines for all ages- including popular titles like "Country Living," "Men's Health," "Good Housekeeping," "US Weekly," "Highlights,"Reader's Digest," The New Yorker," and many, many more. You can also also access thousands of free eBooks and eAudiobooks to read/listen to on your phone, tablet, or computer using OverDrive (and the OverDrive app called "Libby") and RB Digital. Visit https://www.ccls.org/305/eMaterials to learn more and access these wonderful resources.
Want to learn a new language, or brush up on computer skills? Stop by the Chester County Library System's collection of online databases, chock-ful of resources to help you learn from home: https://www.ccls.org/196/Databases-by-Name The vast majority of these tools are accessible anywhere with your Downingtown Library card- so you can learn a new language (Mango Languages), take a Driver's Ed practice test (Driver's Education), access skill building educational courses for all ages- from GED prep to computer skills (Learning Express Library), and much more, all from the comfort of your home!
Don't have a Downingtown Library card yet? Stop by and visit us, and we'll get you signed up in no time at all. Learn more about getting a library card here: https://www.ccls.org/275/Get-a-Library-Card- you can even apply online. A Downingtown Library card is your free passport to a world of fun, education, and connection!
Director, Downingtown Library