Collier County Public Library
CCPL Locations • Headquarters Regional 2385 Orange Blossom Dr. • Naples Regional 650 Central Ave. • South Regional 8065 Lely Cultural Blvd. • Estates 1266 Golden Gate Blvd. W • Golden Gate 2432 Lucerne Rd. • East Naples • 8787 TamiamiTrl. • Vanderbilt Beach • 788 Vanderbilt Bch. Rd. • Marco Island • 210 S. Heathwood Dr. • Immokalee • 417 N. First St. • Everglades City • 102 Copeland Ave. N.
Getting a Library Card 16 & older: show driver’s license or permit with Collier County address 15 & under: requires parent or guardian Residency requirements: -driver’s license/Florida ID card -property deed/annual lease -utility bill -car registration -phone book listing -blank check -tax receipt
Reference Services * Assist with locating information * Help find relevant sources * Proctoring * Available at Regional libraries
Computer Usage * Sign on with your library card * 90 minutes total per day/ 30 minute sessions * $5 for a guest pass for 30 minutes of computer use * Computers have Internet and Microsoft Office South Regional has a Young Adult computer lab for ages 11-17.
The Smartest Card in your wallet The library has it all: * Books * DVDs * Music CDs * Audiobooks * Playaways * Tutoring * Databases * Programming * Downloadable books, magazines and music
Expert tutors available online 24/7 and 2-11 p.m. in Spanish • Provides Math, Science, English, Social Studies, Test Prep and Writing assistance • Grades K-12 • Requires library card and Internet access • Also available through an app • www.collierlibrary.org
How does it work? Students log in to tutor.com from CCPL’s website with library card number; choose subject, grade level, how much help they need, and the question.
The tutor then leads an interactive, virtual tutoring session complete with whiteboard and chat. Students can also create a free account to save sessions and reconnect with favorite tutors.
SkillsCenter Resource Library has access to : • Information websites • Instructional videos • Study guides and practice exams • SAT prep materials • Standardized test resources • Practice worksheets • Interactive flash cards
Provides digital access to 130 magazines • Free with Library card and free Zinio account • Current and back issues available • Read on a mobile device or computer • Page by page, same as print copy
3 Downloads per week—free to keep forever • Choose songs or music videos from the entire Sony music catalog • Use on a mobile device or computer
Testing & Education Reference Center * Take online practice tests and view study guides * Tests include: - AP Exams - FCAT - ACT - SAT - PSAT - CLEP - And more! * Search for colleges * Find career information
Testing & Education Reference Center
* Offers over 60 different language courses including: Arabic Chinese Dari Farsi French German Greek Hebrew Hindi Irish Italian Japanese Korean Pashto Portuguese Russian Spanish Tagalog Thai Turkish Urdu Vietnamese * ESL courses
Interactive • Goal-based learning • Learn through conversations • Grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, voice comparison • Each course consists of levels made of lessons • Create free account to track learning • App is also available
Mango Premiere is coming soon. Learn language through feature films.
Overdrive * Download free audiobooks and e-books 24/7 * Over 2,000 children and YA titles * No fines or fees * Automatically returned * Compatible with iPods, most MP3 players, nooks and Sony Readers * Download from home on your computer or on-the-go with the mobile app
Virtual Reference Services: chat or text, with librarians across the state of Florida for immediate reference help or directly email CCPL librarians • Hours: • 10 a.m. –midnight Sunday through Thursday • 10 a.m. –5 p.m. Friday and Saturday • Access through www.collierlibrary.org or • www.askalibrarian.org
What is the Virtual Library? * A website with access to all of our online resources in one place, including our databases and services * Available 24/7 * Need a library card to use the databases from home
Virtual Library http://public.collier-lib.org/virtual/
Library Programs * The library offers a wide variety of programs to patrons of all ages * All of our programs require registration * Young Adult programs as well as Children’s programs: -Cooking -Storytime -Crafts -Crafts -Magic -Reading programs -Book discussions -Contests, giveaways & drawings -Letterboxing -Career: resumes & interviewing
Suggest a Purchase Make a suggestion for the purchase of items to be added to the library’s collection from www.collierlibrary.org (under the Contact Us menu on the right)
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