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2020•06 - BCPL Newsletter

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explore... 2 Our Digital Branch is open 24/7! Are fines and fees for library materials adding to life's stress? We know the stress you've been dealing with right now. We've felt it, too. That's why libraries all across Kentucky are instituting AMNESTY FOR ALL. We are waiving all fines and fees for lost or damaged materials prior to March 14, 2020, when we closed due to the corona virus. We want you to be well, and we want you to be able to use your library when we reopen. Meanwhile, take care of yourselves and your loved ones. We're taking care of all your fines. Amnesty for All You're fine (free)! Our doors may be closed, but our online services remain open. Go to to access all the services listed below. All you need is your library number to get started. Don't have a Library card? No problem! You can access all of our digital items by using this temporary card number: 204022614405. Kentucky Libraries Unbound is our collection of eAudiobooks, eBooks and magazines that we share with other libraries across the state. You can use the Libby or Overdrive app to choose from over 15,000 eAudiobook and 68,000 eBook titles to download to your favorite device. Libby users can also download 50 magazines the day they hit the newstand! Freegal Music is a free streaming and download service. You can download 5 free songs a week onto your mobile device and stream up to 3 hours of commercial-free music daily. What a great way to build a playlist for all of your daily activities! Access Video provides streaming nonfiction videos on a variety of different subjects, including health, history, travel, and more. RBDigital also offers streaming videos, but here you'll find British television, indie films, Spanish-language content, and more. RBDigital also provides access to full length concerts and educational videos! Universal Class gives you access to more than 500 course, includ- ing real estate, accounting, history, and more! Mango is a language learning service that has over 70 different languages that you can learn at your own pace. What better time to freshen up on your high school Spanish or French! (For a full list of our digital educational resources for students and life-long learners of all ages, visit Creativebug provides instructional videos for arts-and-crafts proj- ects that you can watch on your favorite device, anytime and anywhere. Projects include art and design, sewing, quilting, paper crafts, knitting, crochet, food, jewelry, and holidays and parties.

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