The teen chocolate tasting and advisory board meeting (originally scheduled for February 11) has been postponed until Sunday, February 21 at 2:30.
We hope you will join us this month for some fun happenings at IPL. The February calendar may be picked up at the library or downloaded here.
Some highlights include CPR certification for teens, I Survived program for tweens and Fancy Nancy Story time for the little ones. For our adult patrons, consider joining us for book club, or bring your Apple device questions to our Apple Apps workshop on February 18 at 5:30.
Irondale Library now offers access to Universal Class.
Patrons have access to over 500 online, non-credit, continuing education courses.
First time users, must register using their active library card.
To access Universal Class, use the link below:
- Patrons must be Irondale residents. If you are an Irondale resident and unable to set up an account, please email Librarian@IrondaleLibrary.org.
- There are a wide range of topics from personal finance to yoga 101
- A valid email address is required
- Enroll in up to 5 courses at a time with 6 months to finish each course
- Courses are available online 24/7
- Each course has a real instructor who you may communicate with using e-mail
- It’s Free
Each magazine can easily be viewed on most Internet-enabled devices inside or outside of the library. Zinio’s unique technology digitally recreates a magazine page for page, including full color pictures, intuitive navigation, key word article search and interactive elements such as audio and video.
A few of the popular titles available: Better Homes& Gardens, Us Weekly, National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Discover, Cosmopolitan and many more!
To access Irondale Library’s digital magazine collection click here
Please note: You will need to create a new account with our library collection and Zinio.
Professional tutors are available online, FREE, for Alabama residents.
One Service- Three areas of help:
- Student Center
- Students and adult learners can receive specialized one-to-one tutoring help in the areas of math, science, English, social studies and writing. This service is also available in Spanish. Professional tutors are available online from 3pm – 10pm Sunday through Thursday.
- Career Center by Tutor.com
- Receive one-to-one, real-time assistance with your job search. Online tutors are available to help navigate online job sites, complete applications, write/review resumes and cover letters and even practice for an interview. Career tutors are available online 24/7.
- Adult Education Center by Tutor.com
- Going back to school? Preparing for your GED? Taking the Citizenship Test? Get the help you need, real-time tutoring in math, science, English, social studies, writing, GED preparation and citizenship preparation. See how it works before you connect. http://www.youtube.com/tutordotcom#p/u/0/Nb4EKtQg-XQ. Bi-Lingual Spanish speaking tutors are available 1:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m., Central Time.