Avon Public Library Services:
Ancestry Library Edition
Ancestrylibrary.com provides access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos, plus local narratives, oral histories, indexes and other resources in over 30,000 databases that span from the 1500s to the 2000s. Ancestry Library Edition will be available at the library only. Click here to discover more about the program.
Click here for access to all of the Ebsco databases for special and general interest periodicals, a special search product for children called Searchasaurus, Business Databases, Health Information, Rosetta Stone Language Course and My Heritage. For remote access, use your Avon Public Library card number (AVPL####). If you do not know this number, or if you have trouble accessing Ebsco, call the Library for assistance.
Flipster allows Avon Public Library patrons to access digital versions of all of your favorite magazines! It is accessible on computers via this link, or smart phones and tablets via the Flipster app in the App Store. All you need is your Avon Public Library Card number (AVPL####). If you do not know this number, or if you have trouble accessing Flipster, call the Library for assistance.
Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics, and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone - or even your smart TV! For access, use your Avon Public Library card number (AVPL####). If you do not know this number, or if you have trouble accessing Hoopla, call the Library for assistance.
We are now offering ebooks for loan online. Ebooks online are now better than ever and easier to access through www.elibrarynj.com or the Overdrive app, Libby. Call for a one-on-one tutorial with your reading device and you will be downloading in no time.
Additional databases are available through www.jerseyclicks.org.
The Avon Public Library is a Wi-Fi hotspot offering access to the Internet from your own device or from four public computers in the library. Access the Internet from the the lawn when the Library is not open.
The Library has wheelchair access to computer facilities and the catalog on the ground level of the building.
We provide home delivery for the home bound. Call for details.