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In the interests of community health, the Highland Library is closed through April 13.


Healthy & Safety Information   |   Just for Kids   |   What Can the Library Do For You?


Health and Safety Information
  The Centers for Disease Controlís (CDC) up-to-date information on COVID-19 on their website.

Exposure Risks Definitions & Recommended Management
    Michigan.gov up-to-date information on COVID-19 on their website. 
    Oakland County Health Division

Nurse on Call
Information regarding communicable diseases, pregnancy and child health, nutrition, and more.
Referrals to health-related resources located in Oakland County, Michigan.
Hotline: 1-800-848-5533   |  
Nurse on Call Hours:  Monday - Friday: 8AM - 8PM   |   Saturday - Sunday: 9AM - 5PM
    What You Need to Know About Handwashing from the CDC (video)
Warm or cold water?  Bar soap or liquid?  How long do I need to scrub?
    Social Distancing: What Do These Terms Mean? from Washtenaw Co.
  Trusted Resources from the Library of Michigan

Assistance for Individuals and Small Businesses in Michigan
MI Unemployment Insurance Agency   |   Dept of Health and Human Services Main or by County
Small Business Loans   |   MI Small Business Administration
Economic Development Corporation   |   MI Small Business Development Center
    Federal Tax Filing Deadline is now July 15.
find out more on the IRS website.
    Coping with Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  Here are Some Other Ways to Escape if you're feeling boxed in while social distancing.  Escape with these free opportunities!
For Kids
  The Wash Your Hands Song from CoCoMelon
Wash your hands the right way - with a song!  Enjoy this video (plus nursery rhymes and more songs from CoCoMelon.
     Tell me More About the Coronavirus for Kids from BrainPop (video)
    Just for Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus from NPR
What can we do for you?
Call or Email Us   Library staff will answer phone calls 248-887-2218 and monitor reference emails sent to htplreply@highland.lib.mi.us  Monday through Friday, 10am to 5pm, while the building is closed.
No Late Fines  

Fines will not accumulate while we are closed.

-  The outside drop box is open for you to return items.

-  Returned items will not be discharged while we are closed and will remain on your library account.

-  You may choose to keep materials at home until we re-open.

-  Holds are not available for pickup. They will remain on our hold shelf for you until re-opening.

Online Resources
Download Destination - free downloadable ebooks, eaudiobooks, and music. For your tablet, e-reader, or mobile device.   Use the Libby app or the Download Destination site to check out ebooks and downloadable audiobooks using your Highland Library card number.
  Find ebooks, audiobooks, comics, music, movies and TV.
Create an account with your Highland Library Card Number.
rb digital   From Air & Space and Audubon to Yoga Journal and Zamoof!, find digital magazines, including back issues. Create an account using your Highland Card Number.
Mango - Click and enter your Highland Library Card Number to access Mango Languages Online   Want to learn a new language? Mango Language Learning has over 70 language courses. Create an account with your Highland library card, or browse as a guest.
  Be an armchair traveler with Global Road Warrior - find information on countries around the world, including language, history, climate, music, food, and recipes!
& Book Clubs

    StoryWalk is a self-guided reading adventure outside the Highland Library.
Enjoy a story in the great outdoors by following a grassy path through the field and down to the lake as you read the story page by page.  To get started, face our main entrance and look to your left.

Currently available: A Parade of Elephants by Kevin Henkes (2020's Ready to Read Michigan book selection)