Category Archives: Library

Arlington Public Library Offers Free Access to Digital Newspaper Collection

The Arlington Public Library is pleased to announce the immediate availability of its new digital newspaper collection. This collection is free to library patrons and is updated daily through NewsBank, an online provider of newspapers. The Library provides Web-based access to current and archived issues of seven full-text Texas newspapers,…

Arlington Library’s Renovated Woodland West Branch to Reopen Feb. 2

The Arlington Public Library is excited to reopen its Woodland West Branch on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. The popular branch at 2837 W. Park Row Blvd. was closed for renovations in 2018 and will reopen to the community with a day of festivities. Please join us for the grand reopening, scheduled…

Local Authors to Visit Arlington Public Library Jan. 10 and Jan. 12

The Arlington Public Library is excited to host three local authors this month! As part of Arlington’s commitment to supporting youth and families through education, the Library is excited and honored to showcase local authors and their work. There is no registration or cost required to meet these award-winning writers,…

Arlington Water, Library to Offer Wonderful Water Series Classes

Arlington Water Utilities and the Arlington Public Library are hosting a series of classes this spring to help children and their families celebrate the value of water in their lives. The Wonderful Water series starts Jan. 19, when the Fort Worth Science and History Museum presents Wonders of Water at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library. The free…

Load Your New Device with Free Content from the Arlington Public Library

Did you get a new device this holiday season? Lucky you! Get the most out of your new phone, tablet, or other device by adding our digital resources. You can explore free learning tools, read current magazines, download e-books and more. The best part is, it’s all free with your…

Stay Busy This Winter Break with the Arlington Public Library

With the winter school holidays in session, the Arlington Public Library has several ways to help you keep your children engaged in playful learning. We offer portable technology, Read it Again kits, STEM kits, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, juvenile audiobook kits and of course a great selection of books. Keep…

New Improvements to Digital Library Services Coming in 2019

The Arlington Public Library is putting technology to work and making improvements in 2019 to your digital library experience. Beginning Jan. 2, 2019, the following improvements for digital services will be available: New! Log in to My Account at the top of our website to see your account at a glance.…

Arlington Public Library Branches Closed Dec. 14 for Staff Development

Library staff from all seven branches will come together on Friday, Dec. 14 for [re]Brary Day, the Arlington Public Library’s annual staff development day. With a team of more than 120 employees leading programs, cataloging books, working at service desks, and more throughout the City of Arlington, it’s important that…