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Masks Required

At this time we are requiring that ALL individuals over the age of 2 wear a mask when entering the library. Effective August 2, 2021 masks are once again required of all people in all public and shared areas inside the library building, regardless of vaccination status, as recommended by the CDC. This change is due to […]

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Current Services and Restrictions

Most services are back to normal; see full list below. We will continue to offer curbside pick-up for those patrons who wish to use this service. We ask that everyone continue to follow safety measures when visiting the library: All individuals over age 2 must wear masks inside the library, regardless of vaccination status. Please […]

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Lego Robotics Kits

Return of the ROBOTS! The library’s four LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robotics kits can now be taken out on a 14 day loan from the Malta Branch for home use. With a kit, you can build one of many different kinds of robots, following plans from LEGO or other sources, and then program your robot from […]

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Virtual Story Times

Check out Round Lake Library’s YouTube channel for Virtual Story Times. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Jeff Goldblum reads Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who! Grover reads The Monster At The End Of This Book Story Time From Space with Astronauts on the International Space Station #OPERATIONSTORYTIME | Your Favorite Authors Host Story Time Online! Olaf […]

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Virtual Field Trips

We will be adding to this list, so check back! Check out Google Street View and Google Art & Culture for tours of famous sites and museums *These links are not affiliated with the library.* 9/8/20- Thanks to Sarah for some great new links! Zoos San Diego Zoo Panda Cam at Zoo Atlanta Cincinnati Zoo […]

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Get Text & Email Notifications

Where is that scrap of paper??? When is my book due? I thought I had 2 weeks with that DVD! We know. We have those thoughts too: you are not alone! We can take the stress out of remembering your due dates! Sending you notifications by email or text message is easy. electronic check-out receipt […]

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Freading is Free eReading

We are certain you’ve noticed the lack of eBook options in our system. You may have also heard about the publishing industry’s reluctance to sell libraries eBooks. What is Freading™? Freading™ allows the Round Lake Library to increase our eBook Collection by offering access to tens of thousands of books- without waiting. Use your Library […]

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Freegal Means Free Music

Freegal is music service which provides free, legal downloads of over 9 million songs by artists on over 28,000 labels from 100 Countries. That means free access to music like Adele, Marvin Gaye, Herbie Hancock, David Bowie, Alicia Keyes, Pink!, Daft Punk and so much more. Round Lake Library cardholders can download three songs a week with […]

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Read Down Your Fines

Kids- Pay Your fines through reading! 30 minutes = $1. It’s as simple as that. Ask a librarian at the desk for a timer, grab a book/manga/graphic novel and read. When the timer is done, take your library card (or ID) back to the librarian and have a dollar taken off your account. The catch? […]

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1000 Book Kid Program

1000 Book Kid Program Sponsored by the Malta Sunrise Rotary The Malta Sunrise Rotary is sponsoring a 1000 Book Program at both branches of the Round Lake Library.  This free and easy reading program encourages preschoolers and their parents to borrow, share, and read together. [column-group] [column] How It Works Select and check out 10 […]