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Vengeful by V. E. Schwab Scrublands by Chris Hammer The Witches of St. Petersburg by Imogen Edwards-Jones She lies in wait by Gytha Lodge Wrong light by Matt Coyle

Happy Family Day
All branches will be CLOSED for Family Day on Monday, February 18.

Printing Services
We're upgrading our printing services to better serve our customers. If you'd like to print, copy or scan at Central Library, you may be required to get our new pink copy card at the first floor service desk. Blue cards will be phased out over time.

New Website!

We're pleased to announce that we will be migrating to our new website — https://www.rhpl.ca/ —on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019.

For all those who don't want to wait, the new website is now live and functional, and we welcome you to explore it and test it out before the full launch date! If you have any feedback, please feel free to direct it to communications@rhpl.ca.

Please note that we will be routinely updating the new website both before and after the launch date to improve our customers' user experience.

NEW! cloudLibrary Express Collection
Read popular titles from our new cloudLibrary Express collection! This catalogue is separate from your existing RHPL cloudLibrary account, and allows you to access bestselling eBooks and eAudiobooks for 7 days. No holds, no renewals. See the catalogue.

There's a new way for you to find out about library programs, books and more. Sign up for our monthly e–newsletter and our staff will send you a curated list of upcoming programs and current books, DVDs, and audiobooks. See the first edition.

New Oak Ridges Library
Construction of the new Oak Ridges Library is well underway. Check the Oak Ridges Building Project page for updates.
Tax Workshop
Richmond Hill Public Library will provide free tax clinics for residents of Richmond Hill in March, by appointment only. Please download and fill out the Tax Clinic Application Form and submit the completed form to the 3rd Floor Information Desk at Central Library. All forms are also available at main service desks at all our branches. Please fill out a separate form for each person applying. Only those eligible will be contacted for an appointment.

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The deadline for our Arts Contest has been extended to Friday, Feb. 15. Our annual Arts Contest and Celebration showcases the written, poetic, visual and photographic art of high school students who live and/or study in Richmond Hill. See full details and prize information.

Movie Madness
Join in the fun at the Central Library on Sat. Feb. 16 at 2:30 pm and watch Wreck-it Ralph. You'll need to pick up a ticket

Basic Computer & Internet Training in Mandarin
Starting Feb. 12, learn basic computer and internet skills with a Mandarin–speaking instructor. Register for this free, six week program at Central Library.

We've got an app!
Accessing your RHPL account, connecting to library services, and searching our catalogue has never been easier. Download the RHPL app from your app store.

The issue with eAudiobook access
Demand for eAudiobooks is skyrocketing, but a number of bestselling titles aren't available to Canadian public libraries. We want to share as many stories and ideas as possible in the formats you want. In order for this to happen, the multinational publishers need to work directly with libraries like us to make titles available. Here's what you can do.
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