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  • Celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month with one of these books that are about or take place in libraries. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie A young, blond woman is found dead on the floor of Colonel and Mrs. Bantry’s ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL has created a new database called Madison County Obituaries in Indiana Newspapers, thanks to the efforts of Indiana Room Librarian Beth Oljace. She copied over 750 obituaries and death notices over a period of many years, as she searched Indiana newspapers for Anderson and Madison County deaths. The ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Banksy Does New York (Not Rated) On Oct. 1, 2013, the elusive British street artist known as Banksy launched a self-proclaimed month-long residency in New York City, posting one unique exhibit a ...

    By Cristella

  • In observance of Labor Day Anderson Public Library will be closed on Monday, September 7th. The library will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 8th.

    By Matthew

  • Teen Game Night

    Sep 2015 01

    Calling all teen gamers! Join us Thursday September 3, 2015 from 6:00-7:30 pm for an evening of video and board games. Build your own world with Minecraft, jump between worlds in Portal, or be a young Luke Skywalker and fix R2D2 in Star Wars Operation. Grades 6-12. Snacks provided. See you there!

    By Leanne B.

  • On Saturday, December 12, APL will host authors at its eighth annual Local Authors Showcase on the third floor landing of the Main Library from 12:00pm to 4:30pm. Indiana writers will have an opportunity to connect with readers, showcase their work, and sell and sign books. More information about the ...

    By Liz O.