News and Events
STRESS MANAGMENT/TAI CHI
Jane Phillips Wellness Center will talk about Stress Management and Tai Chi on Tuesday, December 1 at noon.
EATING FOR A HEALTHY HEART
Jane Phillips Wellness Center will talk about Eating for a Healthy Heart on December 8 at noon.
Monday morning, 10:00 – 11:30 am, Citizenship Class here at the library.
Monday evening, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Spanish class, here at the library.
Monday evening, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, ESL Conversation Study class here at the library.
Tuesday evening, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, ESL Conversation Class, Casa Hispania
Wednesday evening, 5:30 – 6:30, GED Prep Class here at the library,
Wednesday, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Citizenship Class, here at the library
Friday afternoon, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, ESL Conversation Class, here at the library
EBOOKS & MORE
FREE WIFI throughout the Library building and in the back parking lot. Log on to BPL Wireless. Password is bvillelibrary
Downloadable Books & Finding a Good Book
DOWNLOADABLE E-BOOKS & E-AUDIOBOOKS
Download e-books and e-audiobooks from our Oklahoma Virtual Library site: http://okvirtuallibrary.lib.overdrive.com/
Directions for Kindle Fire Users
Directions for Kindle eReader Users (not Kindle Fire)
Directions for Tablet Users (including iPad and Nook Color/HDX, etc.)
Directions for eReader Users (not tablets and not Kindles, plain eReaders)
Directions for borrowing eAudiobooks and Music
FINDING A GREAT BOOK
Online tools to help you find a great read:
- Book Psychic
- Staff Picks
- BookLetters: New and Notable
- Award Winning Books
- BookLetters email newsletters: Sign up and recieve lists of books and audiobooks on a regular schedule.
- The Dear Reader online book clubs are a great way to sample new books. Each day we'll email you a 5-minute portion of a book. During the week you can read 2-3 chapters and decide if you want to check the book out of the library. Every Monday we start new books. Sign up here and start reading.
Pick up a free copy of Book Page the next time you are in the library. This monthly "book newspaper" is an excellent way to find out about new and notable titles.
The Library subscribes to Bookmarks magazine, which can be found in the Periodical Room, near the Reference Desk.
Want to buy books? We have an online bookstore with ABE Books. The Friends of the Library have a booksale in our lobby each Wednesday from 10 to 3.