COLUMBIA, S.C. — Bored of surfing the channels or binging your new show? Richland Library has free online resources, including books, magazine and music.
With so many adults and kids stuck at home, Richland Library has new ways to support, learning, creating, and sharing.
According to Richland Library, wi-fi at all of their library locations (except Richland Library Sandhills) remains active. Residents can access the internet from the parking lot in 12 of it's library locations.
People can also use their Richland Library card to access digital resources, including:
- eBooks and eAudiobooks with Overdrive & CloudLibrary
- eMagazines with RB Digital and Flipster
- Music with Freegal
- Movies & TV Shows with hoopla or Kanopy
The library is also making recommendations on Twitter with the hashtag #365DaysOfBooks daily, and #AskALibrarian generates personalized picks from 12 - 1 p.m., Thursdays.
For parents, educators, caregivers and homeschoolers, there is a Facebook page where you can access educational resources, including tips and tricks.
Richland Library says their staff is also curating online content for residents, including the following.
- Stuck at Home?
- Your Daily Dose of Children's Authors & Illustrators
- Virtual Weather Exploration: STEAM Learning for Families
- Support for Small Businesses
Richland Library is responding to questions via phone, by calling any library location, and online from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mondays - Fridays. Meanwhile, the latest updates, regarding library operations, are available at richlandlibrary.com or through our social media channels.