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Hours for all library locations:
Monday through Thursday: 9 am to 9 pm
Friday and Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm.

Closed Sundays. Annapolis, Crofton, Glen Burnie, Maryland City, Odenton, Severn and Severna Park libraries will reopen Sundays starting September 11 from 1 pm to 5 pm.

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Rosetta Stone Library Solution
The Library now offers access to Rosetta Stone Library Solution, the popular and fun language learning software.

Library Blog

I love cooking almost as much as I love books. In learning to cook, there was much trial and error, lots of missteps, but the library got me through. Long before I worked here, my kids and I would make a trip to our local library every week. We'd see the wonderful programs and load up on new books. While we brought home amazing picture books, then chapter books for the kids, I always stocked up on a few new reads, and some cookbooks for myself.

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Press Release

Customers Can Learn 30 Languages on PC, Mac or Android Mobile Device

 (July 15, 2016–Annapolis, Md.) Officials with the Anne Arundel County Public Library today began offering Rosetta Stone Library Solution, the popular and fun language learning software.

Digital Media and Resources

The library provides a wide variety of downloadable content, including eBooks and eMagazines. You can also stream music and download an audiobook.

Zinio digital magazines     3M cloud reader
Maryland Digital eLibrary Consortium powered by Overdrive     OneClickDigital from Recorded Books

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Our Homework Center is a great resource for homework help or just general research.

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Do you want to learn a new language, become a computer expert or research a personal project? Visit our Research and Learn area.

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Rosetta Stone Library Solution
Rosetta Stone, the premier online language learning resource!

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The library's Job Seeker Resources will help you find a job or learn new skills for a new career!

Local Resources

Anne Arundel County Public Library provides free access to subscription only investment websites in addition to Government and Small Business resources. Visit the Business & Investing area for more.

Morningstar, Value Line, and Gale Small Business Center are some of the resources available from the Library

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