Due to inclement weather, Trails Regional Library will have a two hour delayed opening on Tuesday January 9, 2024.
Print Book, Meet Audio Book. Trails Regional Library proudly announces the addition of a new collection of read-along picture books to our catalog called VOX books. VOX Books are the world’s first audiobooks that live in print books. The permanently attached VOX Reader transforms an ordinary print book into an all-in-one read-along. There’s no need for… Continue Reading Introducing VOX Books: A New Read Along Picture Book Collection
Thanks to ARPA funding through the Missouri State Library, Trails Regional Library is pleased to make three new digital resources available at no cost to our patrons. Access these resources by clicking the links below. Don’t forget about all of our other digital resources, available 24/7 at trailslibrary.org/resources Teen Health and Wellness This award-winning resource… Continue Reading New Digital Resources
The State Historical Society of Missouri is pleased to present a growing collection of digitized historic newspapers. These images are freely available to the public and are keyword-searchable. The Johnson County papers included in the completed grant cycle are now available here: https://shsmo.org/collections/newspapers/mdnp Focused on merging meaningful historic content with innovative modern technology, the State Historical… Continue Reading Missouri Digital Newspaper Project
June 16, 2021 Trails Regional Library Launches Books By Mail Service Trails Regional Library, through special funding from the Trails Regional Library Foundation, is launching a new Books By Mail service for homebound patrons. This service will allow library materials, including books, CD audiobooks, and DVDs, to be mailed to patrons who are unable to… Continue Reading Library Launches Books By Mail
May 25, 2021 Trails Regional Library launched self checkout machines at 6 branches last week. These machines were funded in part through 2020 CARES Act funding from the Johnson County, Missouri government. The self checkouts will allow patrons a safe, contactless, and private way to check out library materials, check their accounts, and pay for… Continue Reading Library Launches Self Checkout Machines
January 25, 2021 Trails Regional Library Receives Summer Reading Grant Trails Regional Library is proud to announce that it was awarded a Summer Library Program Grant of $7,750 from the Missouri State Library for its Tails and Tales Community Reading Program. Together with partners including the Leeton School District and the Migrant Farmworkers Assistance Fund,… Continue Reading Library Awarded Summer Reading Grant
We are excited to announce a new mobile app for our Missouri Evergreen catalog! This app brings a mobile-friendly version of our catalog right to your device. This app connects directly to our Missouri Evergreen consortium, providing easy access to search the online catalog, place holds, view account information, and renew items on your mobile… Continue Reading New Evergreen Mobile App
Trails Regional Library is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant in the amount of $12,348.00 from the Missouri State Library’s CARES Act Grant. The Library will be using the funding to address digital inclusion, broadband availability, and to respond to the challenges of COVID-19 in its communities by beginning a Hotspot… Continue Reading Hotspot Lending Program Grant Announced
We debuted the new library website on July 1 and have been so pleased with the positive feedback we’ve received. Some patrons have asked us where to find their favorite links that have moved, so we wanted to share a quick how-to. Where is the blue MoLib2Go button? (OverDrive) The former website had a blue… Continue Reading New Website, New Buttons!