Demopolis Library




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Location

211 East Washington Street
Demopolis, AL 36732

Tel : (334) 289-1595
Fax : (334) 289-8260
E-mail : send message

 

eBooks

OverDrive downloadable Audiobooks and eBooks are now available at the library. All you need is your lbrary card. Amazon's Kindle is now compatible with OverDrive! Check the Device Center below to see if you device is compatible.

*Lending Kindle Books

*Device Center

*Overdrive Media Console

Gutenberg Books

Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS, or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML, and simple text formats. All Project Gutenberg's ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers.No fee or registration is required.

 

Student Resources


Homework Alabama helps you find an on-line tutor in math, science, social studies or english for pre-school, K-12, college students and adult learners from your home computer.  Help is available Sunday through Thursday from 3 to 10 p.m. All you need is a library card from any library in Alabama to use Homework Alabama. www.homeworkalabama.org

 

Alabama Virtual LibraryAlabama Virtual Library – From your home computer, find encyclopedia articles, newspaper and magazine articles, as well as current health, legal, and medical information.  AVL is perfect for students doing research papers as well.

www.avl.lib.al.us

 

Encyclopedia Britannica Kids-Need homework help, quick information, or help with school projects? This is the resource that can help you! Explore the Animal Kingdom, Multimedia Children's Stories, Learning Zone, vocabulary builders, and interactive atlas, online activities, videos and multimedia, and quick information about people, places, plants, animals, and more!

Learning Express Library Practice Tests – From your home computer, practice for the ACT, SAT, GED, ASVAB, and many more standardized tests.  You can see your score as soon as you finish the test, and you can save your place and come back if you cannot complete the test in one session.  These tests are timed.  You must have a library card from any library in Alabama to use these practice tests.  When you sign in, use your 14 digit library card as your username and create your own password. www.learningexpresslibrary.com

 

Welcome to the Encyclopedia of Alabama! EOA is a source of information on the state's history, culture, geography, and natural environment. It is like a traditional encyclopedia, with its emphasis on authoritative content based on sound scholarship. But the online format makes it a modern reference tool offering video, audio, and graphics that can be updated and expanded. For an introduction to EOA's content, please read historian Wayne Flynt's essay on Alabama.

 

Job Resources

-Demopolis Career Center- Jobs in Demopolis and all over Alabama (334) 289-0202

-Indeed.com

-AlabamaJobs.com  

-USA Jobs    

-Career Builder   

-AmericanJob.com                

-Monster

 

Computer Resources

-Help for New Users For those who have never used a computer; this interactive tutorial walks the user through the basic a mouse and navigation.

-Technology Basics- Intimidated by computers? New to email and the Internet? Curious about operating systems and online safety? We’ve got the information you need to better understand computers and how they work in our Technology Basics series. Learn more about using web browsers, navigating Windows 10 and OS X, and staying safe online here. You’ll be tech savvy in no time!

-TechTutorials. Contains 1,652 free self paced classes

Genealogy Resources

The world’s largest online resource for family history documents and family trees. Explore centuries of  resources and thousands of searchable collection from around the world. THIS IS ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE LIBRARY. YOU CAN NOT ACCESS FROM HOME.

 

Illinois Newspaper Project

Archives.com

Family Tree Maker

Family Search

Alabama Genealogical Society

Genealogy Bank

Family History Archive

Scribd.com

Other Resources

Blind and Physically Handicapped Resources

-Alabama Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

-Braille and Audio Reading Download

-National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped: Application

Wondering What to Read Next? Check out these websites....

-http://www.whatshouldireadnext.com/

-http://www.whichbook.net/

-http://www.yournextread.com/us

The Alabama Writer's Forum promotes and facilitates the practice of literary arts through its services to writers and the general public. With individual and corporate associates statewide, the Forum represents the diverse voices of today's writing talent. The Forum is a partnership program of the Alabama State Council on the Arts.

Attractions from Rural Southwest Alabama

View pictures and information about homes and attractions from rural Southwest Alabama. Marengo County Native Billy Mistead has documented these sites while riding his Harley Davidson through the countryside.

 

Gutenberg Books

Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, Android, iOS, or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML, and simple text formats. All Project Gutenberg's ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers.No fee or registration is required.

Alabama Mosaic

AlabamaMosaic is a repository of digital materials on Alabama's history, culture, places, and people. Its purpose is to make unique historical treasures from Alabama's archives, libraries, museums, and other repositories electronically accessible to Alabama residents and to students, researchers, and the general public in other states and countries.

Alabama Respite Resource Network

Respite is temporary relief for family caregivers who are caring for individuals of any age who have disabilities, chronic or terminal illnesses. The site gives resource information and referrals for caregivers.

Library Exterior

Search for a Book– Search the entire catalog of the Demopolis Public Library from home.  Find audiobooks, DVD’s, magazines, books, and even some on-line documents.  If you would like to see the items checked out to your card, please ask for a PIN number the next time you are in the library.  We’re sorry, but right now, you cannot renew your items on-line.

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Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm Closed Saturday & Sunday