(Last updated 09/05/2020)

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RML is currently open our regular hours with some program and service limitations.

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Curbside Service

Curbside Service will continue--access books, magazines, DVDs, and more with delivery to your vehicle. More info here...

Digital Resources

  • Brainfuse JobNow/VetNowOnline resource for career services, test prep, and software tutorials. Includes live job coaching and live veteran support.
  • Chilton Library - Authoritative automotive repair covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.
  • Credo Reference - fact based background information from hundreds of encyclopedias and dictionaries! Find an article, image or video to support your research, all with full citations.
  • Gale Pages - Collection of journals, magazines, and newspapers covering a full range of academic and general-interest topics.
  • Transparent Language - Complete language-learning system with flexible learning paths to over 100 languages.

Digital Media

BRIDGES - eBook, audiobook, and streaming video library


At-Home Science Scavenger Hunt

Authors Everywhere - A YouTube channel with authors sharing their books and work, will also, hopefully, host panels and other discussions

Disney Magic Moments

Harry Potter at Home

Hogwarts Digital Escape Room - You can complete this escape room as a family or individual, you can compete against friends and try it multiple times.

Kindergarten Worksheets & Games

Podcasts for Kids (and Adults)

Outdoors & Outdoors In

Junior Ranger Books - Download activity books from the National Park Service!

Ranger Rick Web Club

SafariLIVE - LIVE safari from the  South African bushveld. Twice a day expert guides take you on a virtual safari experience. Interact with your guide by asking questions through the comments section.

On Stage

Metropolitan Opera - Nightly opera streams

The Show Must Go On - bringing you showtunes, backstage access and full performances from some of the best loved musicals in history! Access Friday-Sunday, weekly.

Story Time for Younger Ones

Goodnight with Dolly - begins April 2

Julie's Library - Story time with Julie Andrews

KidLit TV - explore the world of children's literature

Picture Book Read Alouds - this is made up of authors reading their own work, including a list from the Indianapolis Public Library with over 100 titles, and titles in other languages

Read Together, Be Together - Resources for parents & children to read together

Ruby the Reading Red Panda - Follow Ruby the Reading Red Panda to see which animals she’ll read about next

Story Time from Space - Children’s books sent to the International Space Station. While in space, astronauts videotape themselves reading these books to the children of Earth.

Story Time with Michele

Storyline Online


Story Time for Older Ones

BRIDGES for Kids - Audiobook collection

Dav Pilkey at Home

Lights Down Reading

Neil Gaiman Reads The Graveyard Book & Coraline


Lit for Teens and Adults

LeVar Burton Reads - The best short story fiction read by LeVar Burton

RML Online Book Club

Virtual Book Channel -  a curated channel that will archive all of its live-streamed programming, and will live simultaneously at LitHub.com, Vimeo, and through partner sites.


Art & Making

Google Arts & Culture

Jarrett Lerner’s Activities Page

Krokotak - children's activities & coloring pages

Michael Woodside - Draw classic characters

Steel Cow - LOCAL! Valerie Miller's daily series of live videos for kids (and grown ups) to learn about art and being an artist. She’ll give demonstrations, and answer questions.

Zine Workshop - Free workshop with comic artist Malaka Gharib

 

Let's Move

Macaroni Soup with Miss Carole - new video every Wednesday

P.E. with Joe - Daily physical education videos!


Live WebCams

Bella the Hummingbird

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Houston Zoo Giraffe Feeding

Kitten Cam

Monterey Bay Aquarium Jelly Fish Cam

San Diego Zoo - Panda, Baboon, Penguin, Polar, Ape, Koala, Giraffe, Owls, Elephant, Tiger & Condor cams.

Shedd Aquarium - Penguins & otters & fish, oh my!

Vancouver Aquarium

Warrior Canine Puppy Cam

Learning at Home

ABCmouse - 1st month free

Adventure Academy - 1st month free

DadLab - Dad & sons sharing their science experiments

Iowa Department of Education - Collaboration with agencies and organizations to provide access to educational enrichment options for students, parents and educators.

Khan Academy - Free resources to keep everyone learning

NatGeo @ Home - Quizzes, videos, science experiments, and at-home classroom resources.

PBS LearningMedia - Iowa PBS and PBS have curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more for teachers like you.

Read, Wonder, and Learn - this is a lot of authors sharing lessons, excerpts, etc from their books

Sight Word Games

Ted Talks


Virtual Tours

Art Institute of Chicago

British Museum

Carlsbad Cavern, NM

Disney World & Disneyland Rides

Louvre (Paris) - Online tours and virtual experiences

National Museum of Natural History

National Parks via Google Earth

Sistine Chapel

Terrestrial Globes - Virtual exploration of the British Library terrestrial globe collection

Virtual Disney World - 360 degree video experience

Virtual Dives - Immerse yourself in the ocean and your national marine sanctuaries without getting wet!

Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Garden Tours

Virtual School Activities