Some website maintenance is planned for tonight. This will take place after 10 p.m., and may cause some intermittent connectivity. We anticipate that the work will take around an hour. Thanks for your patience!
The Troy Library is a Polling Location
Sentiments are running high for the presidential election. Whether the library is your polling location or not, please respect the law and do not loiter, congregate, or campaign within 100 feet of the library Tuesday (Nov. 8). Also, please do not attempt to influence any voter. Thank you! (Ohio Revised Code citation below).
Update your hoopla app today!
"The best possible patron experience is always the first thing on our minds at hoopla digital."
hoopla encourages you to update your app versions today, as they are making updates to ensure the highest quality! hoopla continues to evolve, creating the features and fixes for a better user experience. Because of this, On October 24th, hoopla will only support the following app versions:
- iOS devices – hoopla version 4.1 and above
- Android devices – hoopla version 3.9 and above
- Amazon devices – hoopla version 3.9 and above
To continue using hoopla on your mobile devices, please update the hoopla app to the latest version. The app can be found at any of these app store locations:
You can also use hoopla by visiting the website www.hoopladigital.com.
World Book Online Encyclopedias for Kids
World Book Early World of Learning
Interactive learning environments for preschoolers and children in early grades. "Trek's Travels" offers narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more. "Welcome to Reading" develops and strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, and comprehension skills. "Know It" offers a richly visual first encyclopedia.
Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps enrich thousands of articles selected for appeal and curricular standards, with teacher guides, provide instructions and stimulating ways to use content in the classroom setting or for homework.
These World Book databases, and more, can be found online at www.tmcpl.org/research
What is all the hoopla?
Borrow free movies, TV shows, eBooks, comics, music and audiobooks on hoopla. Thousands of titles are always available for instant streaming or temporary download to the hoopla app on mobile devices. See what all the hoopla is about! Start browsing now!
- With hoopla, there are never any waiting lists, see a title and check it out!
- No chance of an overdue fine! When your title expires, it automatically deletes itself. If you aren't finished with it, you can check it out again.
- Each library cardholder may check out up to 6 titles per month.
- See how to access Kids Mode for family-appropriate content.
For more information, call 937-339-0502 ext. 112.
Calling all teachers!
Do you know that Troy-Miami County Public Library offers a special Classroom Card, just for you? Enjoy longer loan periods, no fines, access to individualized teacher collections, and more. Find all the details here or call any Troy-Miami County Public Library branch. Already have a Troy-Miami County Public Library Classroom Card? Just remember the cards do expire every year on September 1, but renewal is easy. Contact your local Troy-Miami County Public Library location to verify your current Classroom Card status.
Teacher Gift Idea
Are you looking for a unique teacher gift idea? If so, have you considered a donation to Dolly Parton's Imagination Library in honor of your child's teacher? Imagination library provides free books to children in Miami County from birth to age 5. For more information, please contact the Troy-Miami County Public Library at (937) 339-0502 ext. 121.
Pardon our dust!
We have cement work in progress at the back entrance of the Troy library. The sidewalk is open but the drop-off area is closed.