eBooks!

Don’t forget!  The Adams County Library System uses the 3M Cloud Library for eBooks.  We add new titles to our collection each week, purchasing new releases as well as old favorites that you, the public, request.

The 3M Cloud Library is available for PC & Mac, iOS & Andriod and Kindle Fire.

Don’t have the app yet?  Click here to get it, as well as an overview, videos and FAQ’s.

Saturday, December 14th

Due to the inclement weather, the Adams County Library System is closed today, Saturday, December 14th.

Holiday Closures

The Gettysburg Library will close at 12:00 noon on Friday, December 13th.  Branches will be closed.

All libraries will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday.

Libraries will close at 5:00 on Tuesday, December 31st and remain closed on Wednesday, January 1st.

Library Closed

Due to the weather, the Adams County Library System is closed today, Tuesday, December 10th.  Stay safe, everyone.

Monday, December 9th & Inclement Weather Policy

The Adams County Library System will open at 11:00 today.

For more information about our Inclement Weather Policy, please visit this page.

Gettysburg Library Closed

Due to the snowy conditions, the Gettysburg Library is going to be closed today, Sunday, December 8th.

Downloadable Audio Books

The library subscribes to a product called ‘One Click Digital’ from the company RecordedBooks.  To get to the webpage click the following image:

Once the page is loaded, you will need to create an account.  To create an account, you will need your Adams County Library Card.  You will need to enter your card number on the back of your card.  It is a 14 digit number which should be entered with no spaces and it starts with a 2.

  1. You will need to create a user name and password for your account.
  2. You will need to download and install the OneClickDigital Media manager.  There is an icon on the page to begin the download and follow the software’s directions.
  3. Once the account is created, you can browse available audiobooks.
  4. You will check out the book and you will have 10 days to download to your portable device.
  5. Once it is checked out, you open your OneClickDigital Media manager and it will show you the item you have checked out.
  6. To download to your device, there is a button to download.  You will need to have your portable reader attached to your computer at the time.
Please note that the audio books do not work at this time with any device which does not support DRM (Digital Rights Management).  These devices include Android operating systems and Blackberry operating system.  Most MP3 players and Ipods are compatible.

Power Outage

Due to the power outage this morning, the Gettysburg Library is opening at noon today.

Mango Languages

Want to learn a new language?  Mango is here for you!

Mango is free for all library patrons, and offers a fast and convenient solution for our community’s increasing language-learning needs. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application that integrates components of vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture. Users learn actual conversation, breaking down complex conversational elements within an audio-visual framework that allows the user to draw important connections between pieces of information they have already learned.

Thanksgiving Closings

The Gettysburg and Littlestown Libraries will be closing Wednesday, November 27th at 5:00 pm.

All Libraries will be closed Thursday, November 28th for Thanksgiving.

The Fairfield Library is closed Wednesday, November 27th  through Saturday, November 30th and will re-open Monday, December 2nd due to the holiday and re-carpeting.

Have a safe and happy holiday!