RBDigital Update

As a reminder to those of you utilizing the various services offered by RBDigital: the RBdigital Gateway will be down for a major planned service update beginning at 8pm ET, Monday, June 26 and running through approximately 10am ET, Tuesday, June 27.

Affected services include InstantFlix/Indieflix, OnePlay, Zinio for Libraries.

Coming soon – the new RBDigital app for all eBooks, eAudiobooks, and magazines!

Don’t miss Books & Brews

this Friday, June 16th at 7 pm.
The Board of Trustees of the Edith B. Siegrist Vermillion Public Library, the Foundation of the Vermillion Public Library, and the Friends of the Vermillion Public Library invite the community to a special session of our Books & Brews program on Friday, June 16th, from 7 – 9 pm. This season’s premier event is intended as a reveal of a number of wonderful technological upgrades to our library, generously supported by the Vermillion Public Library Foundation and Friends of the Vermillion Public Library. Participants will enjoy live music, light refreshments and beverages, and an engaging social evening while touring the Library facilities.

Adults 21 & up are welcome to attend.

Freegal Comes to the VPL

We are excited to share yet another new eResource now available to our patrons: Freegal! Freegal® Music is a free music service available to all our library patrons. All you need is your library card number. Freegal offers access to about 13 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originates in over 80 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions, while allowing 3 downloads per week, plus 3 hours of streaming per day. Check it out, Vermillionaires!

Human Library comes to Vermillion!

Ever considered being a ‘book’? Know someone whose life experience makes a compelling story? Then consider signing up to participate in USD’s Human Library!  It’s a wonderful opportunity help folks get to know one another in the community, and foster acceptance. More here:

Spring Book Club

Have you read Hidden Figures yet?
The VPL will host a discussion of the book on Thursday, May 4th at 1 pm. Copies of the book are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk starting… NOW! If the movie has been released by then, we will also screen the film;) Don’t miss your chance to discuss the season’s most talked about book-to-screen adaptation.

Homework Helpers

It’s true that not nearly enough school kids take advantage of our Homework Helpers. Did you know that it’s FREE, and we provide a snack? Come on by, any Tuesday or Thursday from 3:30-4:30.
Takes place in the Children’s Activity Room.