Category Archives: Digital

Recent iPad and Tablet Classes in Westhill Library

Two very successful iPad/tablet classes were held in Westhill Library run by Aberdeenshire Council’s Leisure Learning, partnering with Libraries and iConnect North East.   These six week classes in January & February were open to all the community and taken up … Continue reading

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Zinio eMagazines

Wouldn’t it be fantastic if you could pick up your favourite magazines at any time, at any location and free of charge.  Well with Aberdeenshire Libraries you can do just that, we have 100 of the very best titles waiting … Continue reading

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Introducing Freegal Music

We love music and Freegal Music gives our library members, over the age of 12, FREE access to over 7 million songs from over 28,000 labels including the Sony Music catalogue UK. Stream 3 hours of music every day and … Continue reading

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OverDrive Media Station @ Meldrum and Mearns Community Libraries

Meldrum and Mearns Community Libraries have expanded their digital library services with the introduction of the OverDrive Media Station, a hands-on discovery tool that allows the community and pupils to browse and sample the library’s digital collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks. From the touch … Continue reading

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Aberdeenshire Libraries App

Please see below a short video which showcases our Library App.  The app allows 24/7 mobile access to many of our services.  The video features “Barcode scan” and “Journey Planning” functions within the app. Barcode scan Why buy when you … Continue reading

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Mood Boosters

New Year, New You. Why not check out your library’s stock for   motivational books and DVD’s  to kick off with. If you need a seat after all that hard work, then curl up with the lovely Tablet you got … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

We would like to ‘witch’ you a Happy Halloween on 31st October.  Our libraries have been getting into the Halloween mood with some ‘spooktacular’ storytimes and crafts. Young people have been making some ‘fangtastic’ bats, cat pots, ghosts, Halloween key … Continue reading

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