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Read, Listen, Watch

MB Residents

MB Residents

Read: Ebooks are available from Overdrive or Hoopla to download or read online. Flipster provides access to digital versions of your favorite magazines.

MB Residents

MB Residents

MB Residents

Listen: Overdrive and Recorded Books provide audiobooks you can download or stream online directly from your device. Hoopla offers audiobooks and music.

MB Residents

MB Residents

Watch: Kanopy provides movies and documentaries. Hoopla offers movies and television series.

Research, Learn

Browse the JCLC Databases for a number of different online resources, including Consumer Reports and SAT/ACT prep.

Morningstar Funds, Heritage Quest, and Universal Class are services we provide exclusively to Mountain Brook residents.

Morningstar Funds provides information on investments. Heritage Quest provides genealogical research similar to Ancestry. Universal Class is an online service that provides instruction and CEU credit on a variety of topics, from small engine repair to Adobe Photoshop techniques for enhancing your home photographs.

Staff Recommendations

  • Fiction
    • The Great Alone, by Kristin Hannah
    • The Pillars of the Earth, by Ken Follett
    • An American Marriage, by Tayari Jones
    • Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng
    • The Rising Sea, by Clive Cussler
    • Before We Were Yours, by Lisa Wingate
    • Educated, by Tara Westover
    • Killers of the Flower Moon, by David Grann
    • The Last Black Unicorn, by Tiffany Haddish
    • The Flight Attendant, by Chris Bohjalian

Study Spaces

Dedicated quiet room - This room on the second floor provides a space for those who need quiet in our vibrant community library.

Group study rooms - Our group study rooms are available on a first come, first served basis to individuals and small groups.

Tables/chairs and study carrels througout the second floor.

Computers, Internet, Print/Copy/Scan

Public Use Computers

We have about 20 public use computers with 23" monitors and USB drives. Simply use your library card to login to a public computer for two hours of access (additional time available if no one is waiting).

Standard software includes: Office 2010 Suite, Chrome, Firefox, Adobe Reader, Ancestry, Morningstar Funds, Internet Explorer.

Wireless Internet

We provide complimentary high speed wireless internet access. Occasionally during peak times, we cannot allow music and video streaming. 

Print/Copy/Scan

Color printing/copying (50 cents per page), B/W printing/copying (10 cents per page)

High resolution scanning is available at no charge.

Recommend a Book Purchase

Participate

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Tue, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Jun 27, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Thu, Jun 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Storytelling Room
Sat, Jul 07, 2:30pm - 5:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Mon, Jul 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 11, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 13, 10:00am - 11:30am

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 18, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 18, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 20, 12:30pm - 10:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Tue, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Thu, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 01, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 08, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Sat, Aug 11, 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Mon, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Tue, Aug 14, 10:00am - 11:00am

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 15, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Fri, Aug 17, 10:00am - 11:30am

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Sat, Aug 18, 2:30pm - 5:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Tue, Aug 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 22, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 22, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Tue, Aug 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 29, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Thu, Aug 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 05, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Mon, Sep 10, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room
Tue, Sep 11, 10:00am - 11:00am

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 12, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 19, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Smart Directions Series

Smart Directions @ Emmet O'Neal Library is a series of seminar style programs on personal finance and investing. This program is made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association.

Smart Directions Program Archive
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