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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

Listen: Overdrive and Hoopla 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.

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Staff Recommendations

  • Fiction
    • An American Marriage, by Tayari Jones
    • Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng
    • Educated, by Tara Westover
    • Killers of the Flower Moon, by David Grann
    • The Song of Achilles, by Madeline Miller
    • Notorious RBG, by Irin Carmon
    • Dark Matter, by Blake Crouch
    • The Bear and the Nightingale, by Katherine Arden
    • Bleeding Blue and Gray, by Ira M. Rutkow
    • The Incendiaries, by R.O. Kwon
    • French Exit, by Patrick deWitt
    • The Axe, by Sigrid Undset
    • Elevation, by Stephen King

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 (15 cents per page)

High resolution scanning is available at no charge.

Participate

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Registration is now closed

Tue, Aug 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room
Registration is now closed

Wed, Aug 21, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

Wed, Aug 28, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Wed, Aug 28, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Wed, Sep 04, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 09, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

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

Tue, Sep 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

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

Wed, Sep 11, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Thu, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

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

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

Wed, Sep 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Thu, Sep 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Sep 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

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

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

Thu, Sep 26, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library

Tue, Oct 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 02, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Sat, Oct 05, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Mon, Oct 07, 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

Tue, Oct 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

Wed, Oct 09, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library

Wed, Oct 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library

Sat, Oct 12, 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 16, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

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

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 23, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 29, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

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

Sun, Nov 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Wed, Nov 06, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Mon, Nov 11, 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Emmet O’Neal Library - Conference Room

Wed, Nov 13, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Emmet O’Neal Library

Thu, Nov 14, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

Fri, Nov 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Emmet O’Neal Library - Community Meeting Room

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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