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Customer Appreciation & Technology Open House at Glendale Libraries

Post Date:01/23/2019

Contact
Maria Sundeen, Principal Administrator
Library, Arts & Culture
(818) 937-7808
msundeen@glendaleca.gov

Customer Appreciation & Technology Open House at Glendale Libraries

Glendale, CA (January 23, 2019)  –  Celebrate the full spectrum of technology access, tools and services as Glendale Library, Arts & Culture Department holds a system-wide Customer Appreciation & Technology Open House, Wednesday, January 30, 2019, from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Every Library location will hold live demonstrations of technology available to card holders every day, much of it 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visitors will learn about the wide range of FREE services and technology solutions, including:

  • Audiobooks and eBooks
  • New York Times online
  • Homework Help Now! – Online homework tutoring service
  • Language Instruction
  • Loanable iPads
  • Mobile Hot Spots
  • Mobile Printing
  • Online Computer Reservations
  • Online Fee Payments
  • Scanning & Copying Services
  • (Easy) Self-Checkout
  • Streaming & Downloadable Music, Movies, Comics & Television Shows

Each library location will host training stations and staff will provide demonstrations to introduce the community and library customers to the wealth of technology and services available.

“We’ve been working on developing and launching this access to technology for the last two years,” said Assistant Director Nicole Winslow. “21st Century library customer needs have evolved and technology is transforming how we meet the needs of our community. We’re very excited and proud to launch these modern and high-profile services.”

“All of these new services were added to help make our customers’ lives easier by meeting their everyday needs,” said Director Dr. Gary Shaffer. “We wish to showcase this new technology to let our customers know how much we appreciate them.”

About Glendale

Known as the “Jewel City,” Glendale is the fourth largest city of Los Angeles County. With a population of more than 200,000, Glendale is a thriving cosmopolitan city that is rich in history, culturally diverse, and offers nearly 50 public parks, as well as easy access to a municipal airport. It is the home to a vibrant business community, with major companies in healthcare, entertainment, manufacturing, retail, and banking.

About Library, Arts & Culture

Glendale’s Library, Arts & Culture Department began in 1907 and includes six neighborhood libraries as well as the Brand Library & Art Center, housed in the historic 1904 mansion of Glendale pioneer Leslie C. Brand, and the Downtown Central Library, a 93,000 square foot center for studying, learning and gathering. For more information call Library, Arts & Culture at (818) 548-2030 or see the website www.GlendaleLAC.org.

 

LOCATIONS

222 E. Harvard St. 818.548.2021

Mon–Thurs 9am–9pm; Fri–Sat 9am–6pm;
Sun 12pm–6pm

1601 W. Mountain St. 818.548.2051

Tue–Thurs 11am–8pm;
Fri–Sun 10am–5pm;
Closed Monday

1151 N. Brand Blvd. 818.548.2047

Mon–Thurs 11am-8pm; Fri–Sat 1pm–6pm;
Closed Sunday

3301 E. Chevy Chase Dr. 818.548.2046

Wed 2pm–8pm; Sat 12pm–5pm;

Closed Sunday

1535 Fifth St. 818.548.2049

Mon–Fri 1:30pm–6pm;

Closed Saturday and Sunday

1100 E. Chevy Chase Dr. 818.548.3833

Mon 11am–8pm; Tue-Thurs/Sat 11am–6pm;
Closed Friday

2465 Honolulu Ave. 818.548.2048

Mon–Thurs 11am–7pm; Fri–Sat 12pm–5pm;
Closed Sunday

501 S. Pacific Ave. 818.548.3760

Mon–Wed 2–8pm; Thurs 10am–6pm; Fri 2–5pm;
Sat 10am-5pm; Closed Sunday


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