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The Severna Park Community Library will be closed for improvements from January 5 through February 1, 2015. The library will reopen on Monday, February 2, 2015. Read more...

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

Libraries open Sundays, 1 to 5 pm starting September 7: Annapolis, Crofton, Maryland City at Russett, Glen Burnie, Severna Park and Odenton.

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As Yogi Berra famously said, “You can observe a lot just by watching.” Starting in 2015, Crofton Community Library’s new Nature Explorers Club will guide 7 to 11-year-old budding scientists in taking a close look at the marvels found in even a small patch of our world.

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Transparent Language, the complete language learning program that is free with your library card, has a new look! From Albanian to Zulu, Transparent Language is the fun and easy way to practice a new language for school, travel, business or personal interest.
The Severna Park Community Library will be closed for improvements from January 5 through February 1, 2015. The library will reopen on Monday, February 2, 2015. Read more...

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.

Research and LearnGale Virtual Reference LibraryTransparent Language: Language learning databaseGALE Testing  and Education Reference CenterSafari Books OnlineLearningExpress

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

Job Search Specialists are available to assist with job applications, resumes and referral for further training at the following branches:

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

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