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  • Anderson Public Library now offers the option to purchase a monthly Non-Resident card if you live in a township without library service (for Madison County residents, Jackson and Richland townships currently do not pay library taxes and therefore do not have library service). A one-month Non-Resident ...

    By Danielle A.

  • APL, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books, is pleased to announce the launch of OneClickdigital, an online service that offers downloadable audiobooks. Currently the APL OneClickdigital collection offers classic titles and additional titles will be added in the future. Customers have free ...

    By Danielle A.

  • APL's summer reading programs for all ages run until July 31. So far we've had 417 adults, 466 teens, and 1,496 children register and read 37,847 hours collectively! You can still register and log your reading time through our online system and you can win prizes even if you start reading today. Sign ...

    By Danielle A.

  • The library will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in celebration of Independence Day. Normal hours will resume on Friday, July 5. Have a safe holiday!

    By Danielle A.

  • APL's summer reading programs for all ages run June 1 to July 31. This year adults and children can "Dig Into Reading" and teens can see what's "Beneath the Surface"! Register and keep track of your reading time through our online system. Kids and teens earn awesome prizes for reading, and adults will ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Library customers can now check out a Dell laptop for a 7-day loan period! You must be 18 years of age or older and must present a valid driver’s license or State issued photo ID and an Anderson Public Library card without fees or overdue items to check out a laptop. If all of our laptops are checked out, you’re more than welcome to place a holdLearn more!

    By Danielle A.