What's Happening @ The Library

    A quick listing of some of the things you might see or find at the North Judson-Wayne Township Library.

    Mango Languages Available Through the North Judson-Wayne Township Library

    posted Aug 13, 2014, 11:46 AM by North Judson Public Library

    I bet the only reason you haven't tried our new offering is because you don't know if Mango Languages offers the language you want to learn.  Well, here is a listing of all the languages that are currently available on the site.  

    Right now I'd be interested in dabbling in Oktoberfest German, Pirate, Spanish for Librarians, and St. Patrick’s Day Irish.  But if you're a serious student or planning a trip to some foreign shores you might be interested in one of the over 60 languages listed.  

    Remember, patrons who live in Wayne Township only need the 14 digit barcode from their library card and they can be on their way to learning to speak Chinese, or Farsi, or Greek, or Gaelic or.....

    Visit Mango Languages to get started now.

    Foreign Languages for English Speakers: 
    Arabic (3 dialects)
    Armenian – NEW
    Azerbaijani – NEW
    Bengali - NEW
    Chinese (2 dialects)
    Farsi (Persian)
    French (2 dialects)
    Greek (3 dialects)
    Haitian Creole
    Hebrew (2 dialects)
    Hungarian - NEW
    Kazakh - NEW
    Malay - NEW
    Malayalam - NEW
    Portuguese (Brazilian)
    Punjabi - NEW
     - Gaelic - NEW
    Serbian - NEW
    Spanish (2 dialects)
    Telugu - NEW
    Yiddish – NEW

    English Courses for Non-English Speakers: 
     Arabic (Egyptian)
    Arabic (MSA)
    Chinese (Cantonese)
    Chinese (Mandarin)
    Portuguese (Brazil)
    Spanish (Latin American)

    Specialty Courses
    Brazilian Portuguese Soccer Celebration
    Endangered Languages (Tuvan)
    Medical Spanish
    Oktoberfest German
    Romantic Introductions (French, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese)
    Spanish for Librarians
    St. Patrick’s Day Irish

    If you haven't visited our "Magic Wall" yet here are just a few of the titles you've missed.

    posted Aug 12, 2014, 9:48 AM by North Judson Public Library

    You can check out these ebooks to your computer, tablet, or phone.  
    Each of our ebooks is listed in the library's card catalog, but the easy way to access them is to visit our Magic Wall (, browse our selection, if you find a title of interest log in with your library card and check it out.  
    The End Games by T. Michael Martin = In the rural mountains of West Virginia, seventeen-year-old Michael Faris tries to protect his fragile younger brother from the horrors of the zombie apocalypse.
    An eye for glory: the Civil War chronicles of a Citizen Soldier by Karl A. Bacon = Michael palmer is a good man, a family man. But honor and duty push him to leave his comfortable life and answer the call from Abraham Lincoln to fight for his country. This “citizen soldier” learns quickly that war is more than the battle on the field. 
    Finding me : a decade of darkness, a life reclaimed : a memoir of the Cleveland kidnappings by Michelle Knight with Michelle Burford = Describes the details of the abduction and decade-long captivity of one of the three survivors of notorious Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro, and how she found the courage to endure unimaginable circumstances and never lose hope for the future.
    Heaven Is For Real by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent = Presents the story of the four-year old son of a Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from consciousness and enters heaven.
    Long Mile Home : Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice by Scott Helman and Jenna Russell = We all know about those fifteen seconds near the finish line 2013 Boston Marathon when all hell broke loose. What we need to know is what happened in the week before and after the bombings. Boston Globe reporters Scott Helman and Jenna Russell now tell this story of the sudden transformation of euphoria and horror and the aftermath of events that killed four people and injured hundreds.
    Wild: from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed = A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.
    Wonders never cease by Tim Downs = When a car accident leaves a famous movie star in a coma, nurse Kemp---a medical school dropout---devises an evil plan. Manipulating her medication, he pretends to be an angel giving her messages---then dictates a "spiritual bestseller" he believes will make them both rich. But what will he do if real angels show up?

    It's Time To Mango!

    posted Jul 31, 2014, 5:20 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jul 31, 2014, 5:20 PM ]

    Just go to "Access Your Library" in the middle of our home page, click on the orange button, and follow these instructions to communicate in another language.

    Libraries Forever...

    posted Jul 7, 2014, 9:58 AM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jul 7, 2014, 9:58 AM ]

    Libraries will always exist to fulfill your reading needs no matter which format you prefer.

    How to Access Our eBooks With Other eReader Devices

    posted Jul 2, 2014, 2:21 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jul 2, 2014, 2:21 PM ]

    How to Access Our eBooks With Kindle Fire & Fire HD

    posted Jul 2, 2014, 2:19 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jul 2, 2014, 2:19 PM ]

    How to Access Our eBooks With Apple Devices

    posted Jul 2, 2014, 2:18 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jul 2, 2014, 2:18 PM ]

    How to Access Our eBooks With Android Based Devices

    posted Jul 2, 2014, 2:16 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jul 2, 2014, 2:16 PM ]

    Have You Visited Our "Magic Wall" Yet?

    posted Jun 30, 2014, 12:58 PM by North Judson Public Library   [ updated Jun 30, 2014, 12:58 PM ]

    If you haven’t visited our “Magic Wall” just yet you’re probably wondering what titles we have available as ebooks.  While I won’t list all 60 titles, here are a few that might interest you. 

    Starting with the children’s selection we have 18 titles, including:
    • Jeff Kinney – Diary of a Wimpy Kid (except for the newest as that won’t be out until November)
    • Jan Fields – Adventures in Extreme Reading 

    For Teens we offer 11 titles such as: 
    • Veronica Roth – Divergent Trilogy
    • John Green – The Fault in Our Stars

    While our Non-Fiction is currently just 6 titles, we do offer: 
    • Scott Helman & Jenna Russell – Long Mile Home:  Boston under attack
    • Michelle Knight – Finding me:  A Memoir of the Cleveland Kidnappings 
    • Solomon Northrup – 12 Years a Slave

    Our largest section right now, with 27 titles, is Adult Fiction which includes: 
    • Wanda Brunstetter – Indiana Cousins trilogy
    • Johnny Cash – Man in White
    • Harlan Coben – Missing You
    • Grey Iles – Natchez Burning
    • Ira Levin – Rosemary’s Baby
    • Frank Peretti – Monster

    All of our ebook titles are listed in our online card catalog:
    1. Click on “Browse” in the left-hand column
    2. Choose “eBook” under the first selection (leave the others as “All Collections” and “All Time Periods”)
    3. Click “Search”
    4. A listing of all the ebooks we currently own will appear.
    5. Click on “Download item” and you will be taken to the Magic Wall where you can check out the item or put it on hold if it is currently out. 

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