Welcome to Cresco Public Library!
Chill Out With A Good Book: Enter the Adult Winter Reading Contest Prize Drawing
'Chill Out With A Good Book' is the theme of the Adult Winter Reading Contest this year! The contest begins Monday, Jan. 16 and continues until Friday, March 31st. Adults with library cards at Cresco Public Library --(who are in good standing with no fines over $3)--may enter the contest each time they finish a book. At the end of the contest, there will be a drawing for prizes! Six winners will receive a $3 gift certificate to Dough & Joe Bakery, a book bag, and a note cube! Good luck and happy reading!
Children's Story Hour resumes Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 10 a.m.
BRIDGES Website is Revamped
Check out the new look of our eLibrary, BRIDGES at:
At the top of the screen, you’ll still see the SIGN-IN button, but now four tabs:
SUBJECTS, COLLECTIONS, KIDS, and TEENS. The pull-down arrow next to COLLECTIONS displays choices like:
New eBooks / New AudioBooks / New Videos
Try Something Different
Other enhancements include:
Availability banners displayed on the book covers
Actions like “Borrow” or “Place a Hold” displayed on the book covers
Improvement for placing and receiving titles on HOLD
“Return Book Early” more evidently displayed
There’s a short video clip worth watching on OverDrive’s website “What’s the new OverDrive and what features does it have?".