Mid-Hudson Library System has expanded access to more digital resources by joining a reciprocal lending agreement with the Upper Hudson Library System to borrow any available e-books or e-audio books. This agreement only covers content on the Overdrive/Libby platform which is not actively checked out and by another user. Holds many not be placed in the Upper Hudson Library System.

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Livingston Free Library Book Club

      The Livingston Free Library meets the 1st Friday of the month at 11:30 AM. The next meeting will be May 6, 2022. New members are welcome. Call the library for more details at (518)851-2270 or email at Livingstonlibrary105@gmail.com. The May meeting will be held at the Livingston Town Hall.

    The May book is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. This book is available in ebook format in both Hoopla & Libby.

    Penobscot Indian Molly Ayer is close to aging out out of the foster care system. A community service position helping an elderly woman clean out her home is the only thing keeping Molly out of juvenile hall. As she helps Vivian sort through her possessions and memories, Molly learns that she and Vivian aren't as different as they seem to be. A young Irish immigrant orphaned in New York City, Vivian was put on a train to the Midwest with hundreds of other children whose destinies would be determined by luck and chance. Molly discovers that she has the power to help Vivian find answers to mysteries that have haunted her for her entire life answers that will ultimately free them both. 






eBooks for Kids!

Overdrive for Kids

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.

tumblebooksTumbleBooks are electronic versions of kids’ favorite picture books with added animation, sound, music and narration.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.

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