To support our families and caregivers of children during the BMPL COVID-19 shutdown, we have developed a page that links to activities and educational supports. Check back often. We will continue to add content here, as we find or develop it.
Learn about how the Ministry of Health is preparing for the 2019 novel coronavirus in Ontario. Find out how to protect yourself, what to do if you’re sick after you travel and how to recognize possible symptoms.
A dedicated website and campaign to provide community information, online video experiences and to support local businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. Features a local business directory that highlights the businesses that are open and operating in the Town of The Blue Mountains. The directory contains links to the individual business websites and also outlines the hours of operation, and special instructions related to online ordering, curbside pickup and delivery. Also features links to BMPL virtual branch online services and video experiences of The Blue Mountains that members of the public can enjoy from the comfort and safety of home.
This shared collection collection is at 85,000 titles and growing. Use your library card number to download eBooks and digital audiobooks through the Ontario Library Service Download Centre. Loans are for 2 weeks - no late fines.
Q. I can't download a book on the Libby app. I am prompted to enter my library card, then confirm my library card. When I try again to download the book, I am prompted again for my library card number. I am in an endless loop. Please help! Find the solution here.
Lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts a constantly growing library of over 3,000 courses that include over 130,000 videos. Courses cover a variety of topics (including business, design, web development and multimedia skills) and software (Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and open source applications) that can help you pursue personal and professional goals.
Mango offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application by focusing on the four key elements of language learning: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture.
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Subscribe to our YouTube channel to enjoy local history videos and online programs, including: instructional videos for using our Virtual Branch, REEL History series, 360 Experiences, Virtual Story Times, Family Craft Time, Museum Mondays, Museum Show & Tell, Museum Talk & Sketch, Poetry Readings with Andrea, and Wired Wednesdays.
Enjoy instant access to a great selection of movies, books, audiobooks and music directly on your device. You can borrow titles with no waiting and no overdues. You can borrow 5 titles every month. The limit resets at the beginning of the month. Available on your iOS or Android device. An email address and valid Blue Mountains Public Library card is required.