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BOOKS Kindle Book Reader App https://apps.apple.com/in/app/kindle/id302584613 Get started with Books (formerly iBooks) https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201478 https://support.apple.com/guide/ipad/read-books-ipadd3c9dc47/ipados https://support.apple.com/guide/ipad/listen-to-audiobooks-ipad9402fbe6/16.0/ipados/16.0 Demo Getting/Reading Books from Apple's Book Store on iPad Use PDF documents with Books on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202075

PUBLIC LIBRARIES Public Libraries Near Me https://duckduckgo.com/\?q=Public+Libraries+Near+Me Bridges E-books & Audiobooks http://bridges.lib.overdrive.com Libby, by OverDrive - Library ebooks and audiobooks https://apps.apple.com/us/app/libby-by-overdrive-labs/id1076402606 Kanopy - Stream thousands of films through your library https://apps.apple.com/us/app/kanopy/id1205614510 Project Gutenberg is a library of over 70,000 free eBooks https://www.gutenberg.org Ames Public Library -- https://amespubliclibrary.org https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCO9MkItymVMynkTsIubkp6w https://www.amespubliclibrary.org/books-movies-more/stream-download https://apps.apple.com/us/app/kanopy/id1205614510 Iowa State University - Parks Library Alumni & Visitors https://www.lib.iastate.edu/help-services/for-you/alumni-visitors All alumni and Iowa residents (18 years or older) may check out resources from the library by applying for a library visitor's borrowing card. There is a one-time charge of $5 for Alumni Association members or $20 for non-members. (Does not include remote online privileges.) Interested individuals should stop by the library's main circulation desk to show their membership card and fill out an application. Who May Borrow? https://www.lib.iastate.edu/borrowing/who-may-borrow Iowa State University Libraries are open to the public and all collections (print and electronic) may be used freely on-site. Patrons wishing to borrow physical items from the library, however, must have a valid ISUCard, ISU Library Visitor Card, or a valid official ID from a participating TRAC (Two Rivers Alma Collaborative) institution. ISU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates, Retirees, and Spouses obtain an ISUCard from the ISUCard Office in 0530 Beardshear Hall (515-294-2727). While Alumni and Visitors obtain their card by coming to the Main Desk at 102 Parks Library and filling out an application (515-294-3961, email circdesk@iastate.edu). ISU Distance Learning students might not receive a physical ISUCard but do receive credentials required for remote access to library resources.

STREAMING Online Media http://edu-observatory.org/media/index.html "Siri - Listen to Iowa Public Radio News" "Siri - Listen to Iowa Public Radio Classical" "Siri - Listen to K H O I Radio" "Siri - Play the Happy Organ" (Apple Music) "Siri - Play Vivaldi Concerto for Two Trumpets Wynton Marsalis" (Apple Music) "Siri - Play Some Chill piano" (Apple Music) Apple Blogosphere http://edu-observatory.org/media/Apple/index.html#News Apple News https://www.apple.com/apple-news/ Broadcast Media (Some examples) http://edu-observatory.org/media/Broadcast/index.html Radio Garden http://radio.garden/visit/ames-ia/DW0ApJ38 https://apps.apple.com/us/app/radio-garden-live/id1339670993 PBS (and IowaPBS Passport) https://apps.apple.com/us/app/pbs-video/id398349296 http://www.pbs.org http://www.iowapbs.org/passport

SEARCHING THE INTERNET (including You Tube) Seven Minutes of Terror (5 min) Lectures by Walter Lewin Choose Something Like a Star (6 min) Virtual Choir "Va pensiero" ("Nabucco" by G. Verdi) (5+ min) How Can I Keep from Singing - NYC Virtual Choir and Orchestra (6 min) Search Engine Privacy - DuckDuckGo does not track you DuckDuckGo does not track you https://DuckDuckGo.com Use Google without being tracked https://www.startpage.com

APPLE MUSIC announces Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos; will bring Lossless Audio to entire catalog https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2021/05/apple-music-announces-spatial-audio-and-lossless-audio/ https://apps.apple.com/us/app/apple-music-classical/id1598433714 Apple is bringing industry-leading sound quality to subscribers with the addition of Spatial Audio with support for Dolby Atmos. Spatial Audio gives artists the opportunity to create immersive audio experiences for their fans with true multidimensional sound and clarity. Apple Music subscribers will also be able to listen to more than 75 million songs in Lossless Audio - the way the artists created them in the studio. These new features will be available for Apple Music subscribers starting June 2021 at no additional cost.

WEATHER Weather Webpage For All Computers And Mobile Devices http://edu-observatory.org/ipod-weather.html Weather Alerts FEMA - Weather Alerts like a NOAA Weather Radio (App) https://apps.apple.com/us/app/fema/id474807486 NOAA Weather Radio ($4.99 App) https://apps.apple.com/us/app/noaa-weather-radio/id410148139 sam.wormley@gmail.com