On the Run

Two boys on the run face danger — and struggle with mistrusting everyone around them.  

Week 3 of SYNC 2018 is here!

Johnny Get Your Gun by John Ball
On Two Feet and Wings by Abbas Kazerooni

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New eReading Room Just for Audiobook Lovers!

Too busy to read?  Think again! Read with your ears!  Listen to an eAudiobook doing housework, at the gym, or on your daily commute.

East Central Regional Library’s OverDrive Digital Library now offers a digital space just for eAudiobook listeners. Just as audiobooks have their own section of physical branch libraries, now they too have their own space in the digital world.

Rising in popularity, eAudiobook checkouts now comprise over 30% of checkouts on East Central Regional Library’s OverDrive Digital Library.  This new Audiobook eReading Room allows dedicated listeners to access the titles they want faster than ever!

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SYNC 2018: Starting April 26th

What?

Summer really is on the way. We can’t guarantee when the weather will agree, but we can guarantee that SYNC will soon usher in a new crop of free eAudiobooks for teen listening.

SYNC is a free summer eAudiobook program for teens, that will give away two free eAudiobook downloads a week – titles paired together based on weekly themes. (Adults, you can listen too. We won’t tell the teens!)

The 2018 line-up includes popular titles such as Kwame Alexander, Sandhya Menon, Jazz Jennings, and more.  (more…)

Flat Broke with Two Goats

When life gets your goat, use your library card. Jennifer McGaha’s debut memoir, Flat Broke with Two Goats, has been selected for the next Big Library Read.

From April 2-16, East Central Regional Library users will be able to borrow the eBook or eAudiobook format of the title with no wait lists or holds. Readers can take part in the free program by visiting http://ecrl.lib.overdrive.com or by downloading the Libby app. All that is needed is an East Central Regional Library card. (more…)