We are pleased to announce the addition of ComicsPlus to our online service. The new service gives you access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics
Just click the image below to get started. Create a FREE account using the barcode number on the back of your library card. Then you’re on your way.
Did you know that the library has over 550 streaming videos available through its Overdrive Advantage account? It's easy to access. Just go to Overdrive at https://hadc.overdrive.com and log in with your library card. Click on Collections and Screening Room. The first category you'll see is "Just added." Just click on the "View All" at the right and you'll get a list of all the titles we own. Some of the newest titles include: Happy Elf, Bad Moon, King's Speech, Lonesome Dove, Interview with A Hitman and many more.
What is the Mobile MakerSpace?
A makerspace is a place where creative people can gather, create, invent, and learn. The library’s version is a Mobile MakerSpace. Staff can set up all or part of it anywhere in the library. Whether you want to tinker with technology, such as the Makey Makey; create a replica of the Eiffel Tower using our 3Doodler pen; or just cut designs with our shape cutting machine to use in your scrapbook, the Mobile Makerspace has something for you, your family, and friends. For more information on the Mobile Makerspace click here.
Veterans Park Project
Veterans Park in Nederland, TX is a memorial space to honor the brave men and women who have served the USA since the Texas War for Independence in 1836. The concept for the park developed during a conversation between City Manager Chris Duque and Angela Fanette, Parks and Recreation Supervisor.
Veterans Park honors everyone who has worn a uniform with pride and dignity: anyone who is currently serving our great country, anyone who has served in the past during war or peace, and anyone who survived conflict or perished in it. It follows a long-standing tradition in which began during World War II when Nederland residents banded together to create the Nederland Honor Roll. To visit the Veterans Park webpages, click here.
This vision includes providing an online database so that people may learn more about the history of the veterans being honored in the Park. Having accurate records to add veterans’ names and to describe their personal stories will be an integral part of this process. The database will include a variety of photographs, documents, as well as interviews conducted as part of the Library's oral history project. You can access the Database from the Veterans Park webpages.
To submit a name for inclusion in the database, please fill out a Veterans Information Form and return it to the Marion & Ed Hughes Public Library at 2712 Nederland Avenue, Nederland, TX 77627. To download a copy of the form, click the format you need below:
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