Our patrons now have unlimited access to more than 90 online language courses. Learn a new language on your own time, at your own pace in the library, in the comfort of your own home, or on the go with the Transparent Language app for the iPhone® and Android™.
The rising ubiquity of eBooks has seen a lot of media coverage. By late 2012 the number of Americans who had read an eBook in the last year jumped to nearly a quarter of those over the age of 16. Libraries are as enthusiastic about providing access to information as ever, and many offer downloadable […]
Zinio for Libraries Account Set Up and Checkout Guide Full digital copies of your favorite magazines are available through the Heartland Library Cooperative website. The Cooperative has subscribed to Zinio, an online service providing instant access to popular magazines. The magazines have no checkout limits. You are able to check out copies of your favorites […]
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Did you know that as a member of the Heartland Library Cooperative you have received a free scholarship to higher education? Yes, the document that authorizes this scholarship is your library card. The Cooperative’s website listed on the back of your card (myhlc.org) is the portal to this opportunity. Click on “Universal Class Online Classes.” […]
Be a part of your library As a library volunteer, you’ll be helping to provide everyone in our community with life-enriching experiences. Well over 200 volunteers play an important part in the success of our busy, popular libraries. Volunteering for the library can be very rewarding. You’ll benefit by: Working in a friendly environment Meeting […]
We will soon be launching Mobile PAC, an app for all smartphones and tablets. Mobile PAC will allow users to search the catalog, view their account, renew items, place holds, check library hours, access databases and access our downloadable e-Book and audiobook services. When patrons access Polaris, their smartphone or tablet will automatically recognize they […]
Are you interested in finding the right e-reader to access our digital collection of e-books? Library staff are frequently asked for their recommendation of the best e-readers to use with our Overdrive collection. We don’t make recommendations but there are several websites that have created comparison charts so you can pick the best e-reader for […]
Kindle eBooks are now available for free download through the Heartland Library Cooperative libraries. On our homepage, click the Digital Resources on the menu at the top of the page for e-Readers under the e-Media section. This will take you to our page where you can browse all of our digital services or click Overdrive […]