HooplaEngage WILL NO LONGER BE AVAILABLE AT CPL BEGINNING JULY 1
The HooplaEngage service for patrons without a library card will no longer be available as of July 1. You may now obtain a library card directly at the library and continue to enjoy the rich content that Hoopla offers including the HOOPLA bonus collection.
Hoopla & Hoopla Bonus Borrows Collection. With your CPL card you can instantly borrow movies, music, eBooks, comics, audiobooks with your Cornwall Library card. Along with your free 12 downloads per month you can now borrow from the HOOPLA BONUS BORROWS COLLECTION with more than 1,000 top titles and hoopla favourite without affecting your download limit. Find Hoopla in our eResources section.
CORNWALL PUBLIC LIBRARY OPENS ITS DOORS, SLIGHTLY! Curbside pickup is ended.
With phase 2 of deconfinement in eastern Ontario now in place, the Cornwall Public Library (CPL) will allow patrons to pick up their library material in the library beginning June 22 as the curbside service which began on May 25 is discontinued. Patrons are to continue to select and reserve material online using their library account and once notified, pick them up without an appointment during opening hours. CPL’s new Grab N’ Go bags of pre-selected, themed materials will make its debut onsite as well. The bags can be checked out while picking up other items. Continue reading here.
KIDS! JOIN THE TD SUMMER READING CLUB STARTING JUNE 15
TD Summer Reading Club is Canada’s biggest, bilingual summer reading program for kids of all ages, all interests, and all abilities. Register and participate online through the TD Summer Reading Club (TD SRC) website, which will launch on June 15, 2020. Click here for the promotional video and for more information.
Introducing Freading® Innovative eBook Service
New eResource at Cornwall Public Library
The Freading® eBook Service is Cornwall Public Library’s newest eResource. With over 100,000 titles, Freading brings our online eReading material to yet another, exciting level. Freading offers unlimited simultaneous access to a single book with more than 1,100 publishers from around the globe, including HarperCollins, Harlequin, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Sourcebooks and Lonely Planet. We are thrilled to add the service to our already extensive collection of online services.
How it Works: Find Freading in our eResources section or click here to reach the service. Sign in with your library card and password and voila! enjoy your 3 downloads per week immediately. Get your Cornwall Public Library card here, we will inform you when it is ready to use.
Curbside Pickup Service at the Library ends June 19
Curbside pickup service will end on Friday, June 19 and replaced with pickup inside the library beginning on Monday, June 22. You may continue to reserve your material by accessing your My Account-Login. Please refer to our FAQ page to learn more about the process.
RETURNING LIBRARY MATERIALS: Return library material in the book-drop only, from 10am to 4pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The dropbox remains open overnight Wednesdays until 4 pm the next day.
CPL Community Survey- Have Your Say!
The Cornwall Public Library is updating its strategic plan and seeks your input to identify its priorities for its services and programs over the next five years. Through public input and research, the strategic plan will provide a blueprint that will help the library embrace changes in our community and emerging trends in libraries across the country. Help us understand how you use the library and what matters to you. What you tell us will help us improve our services and programs for today’s library users and for future ones. The survey is open until May 31.There are three ways to complete the Community Survey:
- Online through SURVEY MONKEY
- Download the PDF and submit by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Pick up a paper copy of the survey in-person at the library, once we have re-opened to the public.
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Ancestry In-library edition, available from home until July 31.
To access the Ancestry from home, we must first make a change to your account to access the service. Please send us your library card number and your name in an email. In the subject field, enter ANCESTRY. Our technical staff will then make the necessary change. eMail Us Here
More Great Online Services
Download our collection of eMagazines to your digital devices. Start reading on your tablet or mobile device today!
The Freegal® Music service allows patrons to access a collection spanning over 15 million songs, music videos and audiobooks from more than 40,000 music labels worldwide including Sony Music, Epic, RCA, and Columbia.
Click here to instantly borrow movies, music, eBooks, comics, audiobooks and more 24/7 with your library card. Enjoy 6 downloads per month with your free hoopla subscription, brought to you by Cornwall Public Library.
A streaming service that showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers. Enjoy 5 downloads per month with your free Kanopy subscription, brought to you by Cornwall Public Library.
eResources Kids Enjoy!
We offer numerous eResources to help you and your child succeed. Novelist K-8 Plus – World Book Web -Kanopy Kids and our NEW STEM Village to name just a few available resources. There, you will find many more great services such as Consumer Health Complete™ , Ancestry, Flipster for magazines, Freegal for music, Kanopy for streaming documentaries and much more.Click the eResources tab above. N