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Hours for all library locations:
Monday through Thursday: 9 am to 9 pm
Friday and Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm.

Annapolis, Glen Burnie, Odenton, Severna Park, Maryland City, and Crofton libraries are open Sundays from 1 pm to 5 pm.

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The Crofton Community Library will be honored to welcome Colonel Charles McGee, Tuskegee Airman and 30 year career officer, to our branch. He will be speaking of his long life of service on Saturday, December 5 at 2 pm.

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As you do your holiday shopping at Amazon.com this season, remember to log in through Amazon Smile. When you use this link, Amazon will make a donation to the Anne Arundel County Public Library Foundation equal to .5% of your eligible purchases.

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Digital Media and Resources

The library provides a wide variety of downloadable content, including eBooks and eMagazines. You can also stream music and download an audiobook.

Zinio digital magazines     3M cloud reader
Maryland Digital eLibrary Consortium powered by Overdrive     OneClickDigital from Recorded Books

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Our Homework Center is a great resource for homework help or just general research.

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Do you want to learn a new language, become a computer expert or research a personal project? Visit our Research and Learn area.

Now available at AACPL...
The premier online learning resource!

Multiple digital learning resources. Tab through for titles of each.Transparent LanguageSafari Books OnlineGale Virtual Reference libraryTesting & Education Reference Center

The library's Job Seeker Resources will help you find a job or learn new skills for a new career!

Local Resources

Anne Arundel County Public Library provides free access to subscription only investment websites in addition to Government and Small Business resources. Visit the Business & Investing area for more.

Morningstar, Value Line, and Gale Small Business Center are some of the resources available from the Library

Library in the News

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Words that are sure to kill my children’s enthusiasm for an outing: exhibit, collection, display. Thus my two sons did not approach our trip to the Annapolis Library display on library technology with much vigor and vim.

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