Holiday Closings
December 24-25, 31
January 1


 
New @ Dowdell Library
Giving Tuesday is December 1


Giving Tuesday is a global day of generosity.  You love your Library, but do you know about the Dowdell Library Foundation? The Foundation works to support the Library, so please consider making a gift to the
Dowdell Library Foundation







Watch South Amboy Councilwoman Christine Noble
sharea special holiday book for Celebrity Storytime
on the Library's  Channel.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gllxHVYwIc4







Coming soon to the Library's  Channel



GetCoveredNJ is the only place you can apply for financial help to lower
the cost of your monthly premiums and out-of-pocket costs for health insurance. https://www.nj.gov/getcoverednj/






Dowdell Library is excited to share these online virtual health programs in collaboration with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and RWJ Barnabas Health. If you are interested in these online events, please register by emailing Susan Capolongo or Kathleen Johnson for more details. 
susan.capolongo@rwjbh.org
 kathleen.johnson@rwjbh.org.




Coming soon to the Library's  Channel
Quick and Easy Holiday Appetizers!





Coming soon to the Library's  Channel
Ms. Maryanne Reads Gingerbread Pirates.




 
Fun Activities & Books

Use LMxPRESS PLUS to: place holds on items, manage your library account and much more!
Apple Devices 
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/lmxpress-plus/id1414510760
Android Devices
 https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=us.sol.LMAC&hl=en_US    


https://smartpay.lmxac.org/scripts/smartpay/smartpay.dll


 

Digital Content

HOOPLA
Instantly borrow media, eBooks & comics to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone & TV! 
https://www.hoopladigital.com/home

eBOOKS WITH eLibraryNJ
 Browse our eBooks to find fiction and non-fiction titles.
http://dowdell.org/ereader.html
https://elibrarynj.overdrive.com/

Overdrive App - Mobile or Tablet Device eBook Access
https://app.overdrive.com/

RBDIGITAL eMAGAZINES
Digital magazines at your library!  
https://www.rbdigital.com/lmxac/service/magazines/landing

STORYLINE ONLINE
Online stories that aim to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills.
https://www.storylineonline.net/



ROSETTA STONE
Learn a foreign language
https://secure.rosettastone.com/lp/ebsco/index.html?custid=cjrlc085

Historical Archives
South Amboy Citizen Newspaper
Years 1910-2000

South Amboy Sayreville Times 
October 18, 1991 - Present 

St. Mary's/Cardinal McCarrick Yearbooks 
South Amboy/Hoffman High School Yearbooks 

New Jersey Digital Highway 

http://dowdell.org/archives.html
 
JERSEYCLICKS
Online Research Available 24/7
https://www.njstatelib.org/services_for_libraries/statewide_services/jerseyclicks/

HERITAGE QUEST
Discover your family history and genealogy. 
https://www.heritagequestonline.com/ipbarcode?aid=22100

REFERENCE SOLUTIONS
Real-time access to accurate in-depth information on U.S. business and residents
https://www.referenceusa.com/Home/Home
 
Small Business Resources

eBay will award 50 small businesses grant packages of $10,000 including cash,eBay credits, coaching through eBay Seller School, and more! Apply by sharing how you would invest the grant to grow your business online.  The application opens November 23, 2020, and closes December 11, 2020, at midnight ET.   Grantees will be selected via a panel and announcements will be made about recipients on or about the week of February 1st. http://ebay.helloalice.com/


An online community to help you with your job search, connect you with other people who are (or have recently been) looking for jobs and interact with a volunteer coaching network.

https://nj-career-network-jobseeker-community.mn.co/


Middlesex County Small Business Relief Grant http://www.middlesexcountynj.gov/Government/Departments/BDE/Pages/Small-Business-Relief-Grant-CDBG.aspx?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery


The nonprofit New Jersey 30 Day Fund provides forgivable loans up to $3,000 to small businesses in need.

https://v30df.smapply.io/prog/new_jersey_30_day_fund/?utm_source=website&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=nj30day_navbar_website_website__no_20200404_nj30day




View the CALENDAR for FREE webinars and online training. Click on eRESOURCES for business, nonprofit organizations, and economic development information. https://libs2b.com/


COVID - 19 Information

COVID-19 Event Risk Assessment Planning Tool



https://covid19risk.biosci.gatech.edu/

Middlesex County Total Cumulative Coronavirus Cases



https://discovermiddlesex.com/total-cumulative-cases/

NJ.com NJ Coronavirus Tracker



https://projects.nj.com/coronavirus-tracker/



Up to date information regarding COVID-19 from the CDC 

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Managing Stress During Covid
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/managing-stress-anxiety.html



Up to date information regarding COVID-19 from the Official State of NJ
https://covid19.nj.gov/
https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/ncov.shtml




Covid Controls tracks and visualizes how governments around the world are responding to the Covid-19 outbreak
https://covidcontrols.co/containment




Understanding Memory Loss

 
The Dowdell Library
is located off
John T. O'Leary Blvd.
adjacent to the
South Amboy
Middle/High School. 


Our mailing address is:
100 Harold G. Hoffman Plaza 
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 721-6060
(732) 721-1054 Fax

 
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