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Sugar Grove Public Library Online Book Fair

Thinking of buying books for holiday presents?

From now through November 30, 2015 if you purchase a book from Usborne Books through this link: a percentage will go towards the SGPL Book Fair and help our library with the purchase of new books to be added to our Children’s Department collection.

Simply shop, and select our institution name as you check out for the Library to receive credit.

You will also find a Sugar Grove Public Library Wish List on the Usborne Book ordering page. We love donations of new materials that will supplement our collection.

Books usually arrive within a week, but order in advance for prompt holiday delivery.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Pat Graceffa (630) 466-1014 or Usborne Representative Dana Hofmann through the above link. Thank you very much!

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Zinio Online Newstand

ZINIO Returns!

Zinio, the Online Newstand, is once again available for Sugar Grove cardholders. We now have access to a shared collection of 50 magazines, which you can view from your computer, or download to your iPad, iPhone, Android device, or Kindle HD/HDX.

Get started now by clicking the Zinio Icon to the left or downloading the Zinio for Libraries app. Full instructions can be found here. NOTE: If you have previously subscribed to Zinio, please be sure to read the sign-on changes with our newest subscription.

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Research Resources From EBSCOhost

Sugar Grove Public Library District is proud to offer these tools to help you with consumer information, homework support, favorite authors and series, and more. You can use these resources when visiting the library or from anywhere using your library card and a computer or mobile device! Click on the resource name to get started. Plenty of help is available at the home page of each resource.

MasterFILE Premier MasterFILE Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags. MasterFILE Premier offers PDF backfiles (as far back as 1975) for key publications including American Libraries, Foreign Affairs, History Today, Judaism, Library Journal, National Review, Saturday Evening Post, etc. Consumer Reports (CR) is an expert, independent, nonprofit organization whose mission is to work for a fair, just, and safe marketplace for all consumers and to empower consumers to protect themselves.

NoveList K-8 Plus NoveList K-8 Plus is a great online resource for helping teachers, school media specialists, children’s librarians and kids find that next great fiction or nonfiction read supporting both the curriculum and kids’ pleasure reading. Created especially for kids (and the adults who work with them), it has a colorful, graphic-rich homepage and is very easy to use.

NoveList Plus NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource where you can find titles, articles, and lists for your fiction and nonfiction needs. With its intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList Plus will help you to answer the question of what to read next.

Science Reference Center Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

Kids Search The Kids Search interface offers kindergarten through grade school students an age-appropriate, easy-to-use interface, with an emphasis on searching by topic, such as geography, arts & music, health, or sports.

Student Research Center The Student Research Center was developed to offer middle and high school students an easy-to-use, graphically appealing interface, which highlights content such as biographies, maps, and encyclopedias.

EBSCO Publishing/EBSCOhost is the registered trademark of EBSCO Publishing.

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Print from a Wireless Device Using the PrinterOn App

Print Using the PrinterOn App
Printing with the PrinterOn App is a convenient way to print from a mobile device while using the library wireless network. This app is available for Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, and for Android phones and tablets. The attached PDF document introduces wireless printing methods for laptops and other wireless devices, and covers in detail the PrinterOn App and how to use it. The standard per page cost ($0.10 per Black & White page; $0.50 per Color page) applies to wireless printing.

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