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Kildare Library eServices Webshow

Take some time to learn about the e-services available to you for free through your local Kildare Library Service. Learn how to access eBooks and eAudiobooks, or online classes, digital newspapers, eMagazines and even learn a new language online. Join us on Zoom for a guide to getting started with this service by booking your… Continue reading Kildare Library eServices Webshow

Adult Non-fiction, Book reviews and recommendations

Me

Author: Elton John Review by: Dolores Mee, Like a lot of people, I was vaguely familiar with the public persona of Elton John; his illustrious music career, countless accolades and of course, his infamous temper. Born Reg Dwight in Pinner, Middlesex, his upbringing by two deeply unhappy and emotionally cold parents drove him to constantly strive… Continue reading Me

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How to use Bolinda Borrowbox

By Elaine, Library HQ Accessing Borrowbox You can access Borrowbox via the Online services tab on the County Council Kildare Library andArts website here. On the online services page there is a list of all the online resources provided by Kildare libraries. Click on the Bolinda BorrowBox link which will bring you to Borrowbox. If… Continue reading How to use Bolinda Borrowbox

Adult Non-fiction, Audiobook, Book reviews and recommendations, Borrowbox, Digital Library Resources, Digital Resources, Digital Services, Top Ten Lists

Top 10 Non-Fiction Audio Books on Borrowbox

Compiled by Stephen, Newbridge Library Mentors by Russell Brand Read by Russell Brand Mentors: How to Help and Be Helped describes the impact that a series of significant people have had on the author - from the wayward youths he tried to emulate growing up in Essex, through the first ex-junkie sage, to the people… Continue reading Top 10 Non-Fiction Audio Books on Borrowbox

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Freegal: Free Music Streaming Service With Kildare Libraries

By Elaine Patterson Did you know the library provides a legal and free music and streaming alternative to the likes of YouTube or Spotify? That's right with our digital library resource, Freegal. You can find this service in the online services section of the Kildare County Council Library and Arts website. For those who prefer… Continue reading Freegal: Free Music Streaming Service With Kildare Libraries

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Online Resources & Activities For Teens & More

By: Niamh, Leixlip Library Authors Sharing Stuff Sarah Crossan is posting live Instagram videos about poetry, don't worry if you missed them you can take a look at the back catalogue here. Sarah reads poetry in these posts and breaks down poetry to give teens the tools to think for themselves when reading poetry for… Continue reading Online Resources & Activities For Teens & More

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RBDigital – Borrowing Magazines from the Library

By : Ciara, Maynooth Library The Libraries may be closed but you can still borrow some of your favourite magazines and periodicals! Follow this link HERE and register using a computer with your library card and pin then log in anywhere using your new account details.  Some highlights that are getting me through the long… Continue reading RBDigital – Borrowing Magazines from the Library