Dec 202013


Did you get an eBook reader or tablet over the holidays? If so, plan on attending one of our Get to Know eBooks and OverDrive programs in January. During this program, you will learn how easy it is to search for, checkout, and download free eBooks from the library to your computer or your mobile device.

Get to Know eBooks and OverDrive will be held at the following locations in January:

  • Monday, January 6th, 6:30 pm, Arthur Miller Branch Library. To register, call 586.751.5377.
  • Monday, January 13th, 6:30 pm, Dorothy Busch Branch. To register, call 586.755.5750.

We hope you plan on attending to learn how to take advantage of this service through the library. A valid Warren Public Library card is required to download eBooks through the library.

Dec 162013

Zinio.LogoWe are excited to announce we now offer digital magazine downloads through Zinio for Libraries. This service, provided through the Suburban Library Cooperative, allows you to download full digital copies  of over 90 magazines, including such popular titles as CosmopolitanForbes,  National Geographic and Newsweek. 

Checking out magazines with Zinio is easy. Simply visit our Zinio site, click on the magazine that you want, create your Zinio account, and start reading. Magazines can be read on your computer or on a variety of mobile devices with the Zinio app. Best of all, there are no checkout limits with Zinio, so there are never any late fees. You can view your checked out magazines anytime!

You can get started with Zinio by visiting the eBook, eAudiobook, Digital Magazines section of our website here. For more help, see this tutorial video or the Zinio user’s guide. For more on the launch of Zinio, see this article in the Macomb Daily.

Nov 092013

MeLLogoWednesday, December 4, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

Are you looking into starting a business? Do you need to find information to help your current business? If so, please consider attending the Resources for Small Business from the Michigan eLibrary seminar. The Michigan eLibrary (or MeL for short) offers a variety of electronic resources to help you and your small business. Dinah Ramirez of Gale-Cengage will show you how resources like Small Business Resource Center and Demographics Now, available through MeL and our database page,  can help take your business to the next level.

This program will be held in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Registration is required for this program. To register, please call 586.574.4564.

Sep 162013

Nancy ClancyThe Big Library Read program is back! From now through September 30, Warren Library card holders will be able to borrow and enjoy eBook and audiobook versions of  Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth by Jane O’Connor.

Perfect for young readers, in Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth, Fancy Nancy is now a detective. When one of her classmate’s most special possessions disappears from school, it’s up to Nancy to save the day. With the help of her friend Bree, she follows the clues to an unexpected source!

If you’ve never tried downloading eBooks or eAudiobooks from the library, now is a great time to start. They work on a variety of devices, including PCs, Macs, Kindles, Nooks, iPads, and even smartphones! They best part: there are no late fees!

You can download Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth here from our eBooks site. For help with downloading eBooks, click here, or come into any branch. We hope you will take part in The Big Library Read!

Jan 282013

Car RepairDo you have car problems, and want to fix it yourself but don’t know where to start? If so, considering using ALLDATA, a comprehensive car repair database now available from the Library.

ALLDATA features in-depth repair information for a variety of vehicles, from 1982 – present. It includes diagrams, diagnostic trouble code charts, technical service bulletins, and maintenance information. ALLDATA makes it is easy to search for and print information to help you in repairing your vehicle.

ALLDATA is available at all Warren Public Library locations and can only be accessed from within the library. You can access ALLDATA by clicking here. It is also available through our database listings.