During Phase 2, the Beauregard Parish Library is open with limited hours and limited services. Additional details can be seen here. Within those limitations, further closures may become necessary on short notice due to staff shortages. We will update our social media accounts in those instances. Patrons are also welcome to call 337-463-6217 x 0 during the DeRidder branch's open hours for the most recent updates on branch openings. Computer use is limited and by appointment only. Patrons can schedule appointments online here or by calling 337-463-6217 or in-person by asking a library clerk. Appointments are set at 45-minute intervals. No consecutive appointments for 1 person.
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Beauregard Parish Library is pleased to bring you a new digital product starting July 1, 2017: AtoZ the USA. This is from the same company that brings us the useful and entertaining Global Road Warrior, but the focus is all the wonders of our home country and its territories. It is perfect for school reports or for armchair traveling. With all the photos and articles, AtoZ the USA is a great resource to let your curiosity explore.
The makers of AtoZ the USA tell us:
The United States is one of the most geographically, culturally, and ethnically diverse countries in the world. It is also a young country with a rich history. AtoZ the USA brings this diversity and history to life in a beautifully-illustrated resource designed especially for libraries and schools.
AtoZ the USA contains more than 115 country-based articles and 115 state articles for each of the 50 US states, five US territories, and the District of Columbia. Library patrons and students will find unmatched coverage of the country’s people, history, economy, geography, symbols, culture, and society. From Alabama to Wyoming explore the great American experiment with AtoZ the USA.
Provides students with a one-stop reference for state reports, projects, and presentations. Supports educators with lesson plans and class activities. Provides library patrons with extensive historical, economic, biographical, and genealogical information. Saves schools and libraries money by combining large amounts of information in a single easy-to- use resource.
Let us know what you think. Beauregard Parish Library strives to bring you the best in books, movies and digital resources.