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  • Hoopla

    KFL now offers Hoopla, a new e-platform that allows our patrons to borrow thousands of digital video, music, graphic novel, audiobook, and ebook titles which can be enjoyed on a smartphone, a tablet, or a desktop computer.

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  • Join Summer Reading Now

    Register for the Summer Reading Program and start earning prizes! The library offers programs for children, teens, and adults. Still time to register. Program ends July 31st!

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  • Friends of Kent Free Library

    The Friends is a volunteer organization that supports the Kent Free Library. Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the meeting room, and weekly volunteer opportunities are available.

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  • Library @ Your Door

    Unable to visit the library? The library can come to you! Librarians will select and deliver materials to those unable to visit on their own due to permanent or temporary injury or illness. Contact us for more information or to request an application.

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  • Freegal

    Free and legal music downloads.

    With a Kent Free Library card, users may download three songs each week and they are yours to keep. Freegal also has music videos available to download. In addition, library card holders may now stream up to 3 hours of music per week. Look for the Freegal app for you smartphone or device.

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  • Zinio: The World's Largest Newsstand

    Instantly view digital magazines on most Internet-enabled devices inside or outside of the library.

    Zinio digitally recreates a magazine page for page, including full color pictures, and can be “flipped through” or searched easily.

    Go To Zinio!

Library News

  • Summer Reading Programs for All Ages
    Summer Reading Programs for All Ages
    Registration for the Kent Free Library’s 2016 Summer Reading Program ends on Saturday, July 30. The library offers programs for children, teens, and adults. On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! Students entering preschool through 5th grade receive an official reading record to record the time they spend reading, either independently […]...
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  • Healthy Back to School Lunches and Snacks with Chef Giulia
    Healthy Back to School Lunches and Snacks with Chef Giulia
    Have you committed to packing healthy lunches that your family will actually eat this year? Do you need new ideas for snacks that are lower in sugar and simple to make? Join Chef Giulia on Sunday, August 14 at 2 p.m. for ideas for making portable lunches and make-ahead snacks […]...
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  • Lizzie Borden: Did She or Didn't She?
    Lizzie Borden: Did She or Didn’t She?
    The most famous American murder case of the Victorian era took place on August 4, 1892. 124 years later, her crime still fascinates. Join historian and engaging speaker Laura Loew of Lost in the Past on Saturday, August 6 at 2 pm for a fascinating look into the life of […]...
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  • Summer Reading Program Finale
    Summer Reading Program Finale
    To celebrate the end of a successful Summer Reading Program, we invite all ages to have a ball with a variety of free family friendly events and activities based on the themes “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!” and “Exercise Your Mind: Read!” which will be held throughout the library […]...
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Kids

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Adults

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Ebooks

Access e-book collections and instructions for downloading to various devices here.

Services

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Find Us:

Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240
330.673.4414
[email protected]
www.kentfreelibrary.org

Library Hours:

Monday 9:00-9:00
Tuesday 9:00-9:00
Wednesday 9:00-9:00
Thursday 9:00-9:00
Fridays 9:00-6:00
Saturday 9:00-5:00
Sundays 1:00-5:00

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