Lynda.com is now available for all Roxbury patrons!
The Roxbury Library now offers unlimited, on demand access to Lynda.com. Lynda.com is a premier continuing education resource respected by employers worldwide. There are over 14,000 courses in subjects ranging from Adobe Photoshop to UX Design. Brush up or dive deep into Microsoft Excel, AutoCAD, InDesign, and more. Learn Ruby on Rails, C++, WordPress, and even how to build apps for Android and iOS. It’s not just technical skills either! There are courses on public speaking, time management, managing people, leadership, online marketing, leadership.
Lynda.com’s library is extensive and can help you improve your resume dramatically (there are resume courses too!). Whether you want to plug a hole in your resume or switch careers altogether, Lynda.com will help you get there. Even better, when you finish a course you can export a certificate of completion directly to your LinkedIn profile!
Access is provided by the Roxbury Public Library through this link only. You will be asked to enter your library card number and PIN. If you are not sure of either, please call the library or stop by and we’ll do our best to resolve the issue. Remember, you must use this link. For Roxbury Library patrons only.
QI GONG/CHAIR YOGA – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6, 12PM – 1PM
Chair Yoga can lessen the impact of chronic illnesses and pain, as well as calm and relax, leading to a greater feeling of happiness and well-being. Qi Gong improves heart health and stimulates natural energy.No prior experience necessary. Wear comfortable clothing. Instructor – Steve Guttman of Mind Body Dynamics, Parsippany. There is a $5 fee payable in cash at the door. Register online or by calling (973) 584-2400.
WHAT’S ALL THE HOOPLA?- TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10 AT 11:30AM OR 6PM
Library Director Radwa Ali will demystify how to check out eBooks and eAudiobooks, or stream movies and music on digital apps Hoopla and CloudLibrary. In addition to eBooks and eAudiobooks, there are even magazines and comic books, and we make it easy for you to access our digital collection from your smart phone or tablet. Our research databases, available both in-library and remotely, cover a broad spectrum ranging from history and politics to literature and culture. Whether you are looking for career services, business, and consumer information, or researching a topic, we have you covered! Please note that b/w Kindle eReaders with no app stores are not compatible with Cloud Library. You may register by calling 973-584-2400 ext. 204. Thank you!
Mah Jongg- Wednesdays, 1PM-5PM
Join us for a game of Mah Jongg! The Mah Jongg group meets every Wednesday at 1PM You do not have to be an expert to participate and all skill levels are welcome. Join the fun and make new friends! For further information please call (973) 584-2400, x4 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks to You! #1 Library in Morris County
For the third year in a row, Roxbury Public Library was voted “Best of the Best Public Libraries in Morris County!” Thank you for making us Number One!
Beading and Jewelry Making Club
Do you like to make your own original jewelry? Join us at the Roxbury Public Library every other Thursday from 4:30PM – 6:30PM and share your knowledge with others. Experience necessary. Please bring your own supplies. For more information call the library at 973-584-2400 ext. 204 or e-mail email@example.com
Gale Small Business Builder
Gale Small Business Builder helps patrons interested in planning and optimizing their businesses or nonprofits. Built for aspiring entrepreneurs and those with existing small businesses, it provides a step-by-step process supported by a rich variety of recognized tools that enable users to produce complete business plans and other documents essential for gaining access to capital and growing their enterprise. Get started today!
E-Resources. Learn how to download electronic books and magazines with an individualized ½ hour appointment. To schedule your appointment, stop by the reference desk, call (973) 584-2400 ext. 501 or e-mail Comments@roxburylibrary.org. Classes are for Roxbury cardholders only.
Roxbury’s Private Cloud
Why should you use our private cloud exclusively for Roxbury Patrons?
Here’s what you get using our private cloud:
- Priority access to our private collection of ebooks and audiobooks
- Easy access to our digital catalog along with MAIN’s collection
- Less time waiting, more time reading.
Here’s what you will need to do:
- Download the Cloud Library application if you have not done so already
- You can log in on your computer via this link
- If you are currently logged into the app, log out and log back in
- When selecting your library, choose Roxbury instead of MAIN
- Log in using your library card number and 4-digit pin NOTE: Your pin should be the last 4 digits of your phone number.
- You now have the privilege to use our private cloud.
NOTE: Your holds and items checked out from the MAIN cloud will not transfer to your Roxbury cloud. You may still access those items by logging out of Roxbury and logging back in to MAIN.
If you would like further assistance, you may make an appointment by calling (973) 584-2400 ext. 501 or E-mailing Comments@roxburylibrary.org.