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Hoopla Bonus Borrows

In order to provide more content during this difficult time of sheltering at home, Hoopla Digital has curated the Hoopla Bonus Borrows Collection. This list of more than 1,000 top titles for all ages, including eBooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, music, and television won't count toward your montly borrowing limit of 12 items per library card and will be free through 4/30/20. Check it out!

Mar 30, 2020
Katie
Library Cards Renewed

To provide more access to our Digital Library Collections, the Westland Library has renewed all expired library cards. If you have ever had an account with us, please check out the many FREE eBooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and TV shows available using the Download links to the right of this page. Our digital collections can be accessed at home 24/7. Reminder: Your PIN defaults to the last four digits of the phone number we have on file for you.

Mar 24, 2020
Katie
Expanded eBook Collections

TumbleBook Library provides eBooks for the whole family! The Library is now offering unlimited access to TumbleBooks, including:

  • TumbleBooks Premium, a kids' eBook collection to help build reading, math, and literacy skills
  • TumbleMath, a K-6 kids' math eBook collection
  • TeenBookCloud, an eBook database for grades 7-12 
  • AudioBookCloud, an all-ages audiobook database
  • and RomanceBookCloud, a collection of romance eBooks for adults.

To access TumbleBooks and other downloadable and streaming media services, visit our Digital Library Collections.

Mar 19, 2020
Katie
Affordable Home Internet

If you or anyone you know needs access to the internet at home, check out these affordable internet options for qualifying households! Visit the links below for more information:

 

Mar 17, 2020
Katie
Renew Your Library Card by Email

We are now offering library card renewals via email! To renew, please send your Name and Library Card Number to questions@westlandlibrary.org. Renewal will be completed by staff within two business days. Expiration dates will be extended to June 30, 2020.

Mar 16, 2020
Katie
More Borrows on Hoopla!

The library has doubled monthly Hoopla checkout limits to 12 per library card. Hoopla allows you to instantly borrow digital movies, TV shows, music, audiobooks, and eBooks 24/7. To learn more about Hoopla and other downloadable and streaming media services, visit our Digital Library Collections.

Mar 16, 2020
Katie
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Notice to Michigan Residents

Please read Governor Whitmer's March 23, 2020 "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order.

Regularly Updated Resources

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has assembled information and advice, along with daily updates on the status of Coronovirus (COVID-19). Visit the CDC's COVID-19 page for the latest information.

The City of Westland is maintaining a COVID-19 information page. Visit Coronavirus and You on the city website for more information.

Several COVID-19 hotlines are now available. Call one of the following hotlines with questions about the virus or the local response.

  • City of Westland: 734-793-9261
  • Wayne County: 734-287-7870
  • State of Michigan: 888-535-6136
  • Beaumont Health: 248-551-7000

The State of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is working in conjunction with the CDC. Visit the Michigan Health and Human Services page on the Coronavirus.

 

 

Mar 11, 2020
Katie
Join our team
Now Hiring

The library is seeking candidates for Youth Services Librarian, Technology Aide and Maintenance Assistant! Please see our employment page for more information.

Mar 9, 2020
Alexis

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