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Save Your Story  The Library of Michigan and Historical Society of Michigan would like to preserve the stories of our daily lives during this crisis - to provide future historians, researchers, and students with information and data on life in Michigan communities during the Pandemic.  For more information click here.

Virtual Resources

Internet ArchiveA non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.

Google Arts & Culture 

Over 30 Virtual Field Trips (including Mars!)

Google Arts & Culture: Hidden Worlds of the National Parks

Getty’s Online Art, Books, and Videos

Smithsonian Museum Virtual Tours

Louvre

Digital Concert Hall: Berliner Philharmonikers

400 Free, Online Classes from Ivy League Schools

15 Broadway Plays and Musicals You Can Watch On Stage From Home

ANCESTRY LE - A large and growing collection of databases for genealogical research including census, immigration, military and vital records.  Temporarily available from home.  Click here.

          Podcasts:

                    iHeart Discover Top Podcasts 
                    Ten Food Podcasts to Listen to Right Now
                    NPR Podcasts
                    Reddit - Bingeworthy

 

Local Information and Assistance

Answers to your Library questions

Oxford Public SchoolsIncluding information about free food program for children

Unemployment Benefits in Michigan

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Food Assistance

Covid-19 

United Way Covid-19 - Dial 211 or call (800) 552-1183 for the Southeast Michigan United Way.

Help Fight Covid-19 in Michigan - Volunteer

 

BookStuff

Reading Ideas - Everything you need, created by your OPL Adult Librarians.

NoveList Plus

Library Thing

Good Reads

Book Riot

Download Destination

AudioBookCloud - All ages audio book database

RomanceBookCloud - A huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd!