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Thanksgiving Week Hours & Services

MHLS Closes at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, November 26 due to inclement weather. Delivery Services have been completed for the day.

MHLS Closed on Thursday, November 27 – Thanksgiving Holiday

MHLS Closed on Friday, November 28 (See Technology Support Services Statement Below) MHLS technology support of Sierra/Encore system-wide problems will be available via the MHLS ticket system (techsupport@midhudson.org) from 9 AM to 4 PM on Friday 11/28/2014. MHLS will address system-wide Innovative issues, sending a ticket(s) to Innovative, and posting to MHLS lists. MHLS technology phone support will not be available. The MHLS Office and Delivery Services are closed for a holiday.

The Mid-Hudson Library System is proud to present a brand new online catalog search with improved features to connect you with what you want faster than ever! At search.midhudsonlibraries.org you now have access to “one-stop shopping” - a single search box that will search across the millions of book, movie, ebook, and audiobook titles available to you through the Mid-Hudson Library System PLUS downloadable articles from 1,000's of magazine and journals!

What you've been waiting for! You can now check out eBooks and eAudiobooks right in the library catalog! You will see all items you have checked out – both physical items like books and your downloads like eBooks – in your account.  

Use these informative posters at your circulation desk. Create a double sided copy with the Q&A sheet (on the back) for easy reference or to use as a handout for staff: Poster (portrait) | Poster (landscape) | Q&A sheet

MHLS OverDrive Digital Download Center: View the updated information for staff about eBooks and eAudiobooks.


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