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1685 West First Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212

Phone Numbers
(614) 486-2951 Circulation
(614) 481-3776 Reference
(614) 481-3778 Youth Services
(614) 486-2954 Administration

HOURS
10 am-8:30 pm Mon-Thurs
10 am-6 pm Friday
10 am-5 pm Saturday
1-5 pm Sunday

Library Catalog:
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MUSIC
Freegal (Free mobile apps: Android, iPhone). Download free, legal music (MP3) from Sony Music's huge collection. Limit: Three downloads each week.

E-BOOKS
Freading (free mobile apps: Android, Apple, Kindle Fire). Compatible devices include e-readers, smartphones, tablets, and computers. Get access to all titles—no holds or waiting lists. Not currently available for Kindle.

E-BOOKS / AUDIOBOOKS / MOVIES
Digital Downloads (free mobile apps). Download books, movies & music, including on your Amazon Kindle.

HAVE A QUESTION?
Ask A Librarian (free Apple mobile apps). Live online help from a Reference Librarian 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

HAVE A HOMEWORK QUESTION?
Live Homework Help (free Apple mobile apps). Students K-12 & adult learners: Get help from an online tutor every day, 3-11 pm. Spanish help available in math & science Sun-Thurs, 3-10 pm. Generously funded by the Grandview Library Foundation.

LANGUAGE LESSONS
Mango Languages (free mobile apps: iPhone, iPad, or iPad). Free online language lessons that are quick & easy.

RESEARCH
Gale Virtual Reference Library (free mobile app). Encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

World Book (mobile version). Research tools, including encyclopedia articles and primary source collections.

Wilson Biography Reference Bank (mobile version). Information for more than 550,000 people worldwide from ancient history through present day.

Ohio Legal Forms (free mobile app).
ReferenceUSA (free app for Apple iPad with iOS 4.0 or later). 14 million U.S. businesses (updated monthly) and over 100 million U.S. residents (updated continuously) to aid in job searching, market research, and locating friends and relatives.

EbscoHost Research Databases (mobile version). Subscription-only, Internet-based collection of periodical & pamphlet databases. Provides abstracts & indexing for more than 3,600 periodicals and includes searchable, full text for more than 1,700 periodicals and pamphlets. (Provided by OPLIN)

Opposing Viewpoints (free mobile app). Social topics with newspaper, magazine, and viewpoint articles, plus overviews, statistics, images, podcasts, and more.
April 21, 2014
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

STORY TIMES
No registration required  

Music & Movement (2-5 years)
Mondays: 1-1:30 pm
January 6–May 5 (except February 17)

Preschool Story Time (ages 3-5) 
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am 
January 7–May 6

Tales for Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11-11:30 am
January 7–May 6

Family Story Time (2-5 years)
Wednesdays: 6:30-7 pm
January 8–May 7

Baby Games (0-18 months)
Thursdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am
January 9–May 8


Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.

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April 21, 2014
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

“There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.” —Alfred Hitchcock

When it comes to suspense, Hitchcock is the master. The Grandview Library presents a batch of brilliant thrillers spanning the legendary director’s career. We can hardly WAIT.

Mondays at 6:30 pm (March 31-April 21) and 6 pm (April 28-May 19).
 
6:30 pm:
  • 3/31: The 39 Steps (1935)
    A most memorable tale of espionage. Total Film’s 21st greatest British film.
  • 4/7: Dial M for Murder (1954)
    A murder plot is poorly executed. #9 on AFI’s Top Ten Mystery Films.
  • 4/14: Strangers on a Train (1951)
    A murder pact takes an amusing turn. Screenplay by Raymond Chandler. 1 Oscar nomination. #32 on AFI’s 100 Thrills.
  • 4/21: Rope (1948)
    Murder is invited to a party. Starring James Stewart.
6 pm:
  • 4/28: Rebecca (1940)
    A dead wife haunts a new one. Hitchcock’s American debut. 2 Oscar wins (11 nominations).
  • 5/5: Spellbound (1945)
    Murder is on everybody’s mind in an asylum. Starring Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck. 1 Oscar win (6 nominations).
  • 5/12: North by Northwest (1959)
    Mistaken identity plagues an advertising executive. Starring Cary Grant. 3 Oscar nominations.
  • 5/19: The Birds (1963)
    Lovebirds take a backseat to vicious birds. 1 Oscar nomination.
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April 22, 2014
10:15 am - 10:45 am

STORY TIMES
No registration required  

Music & Movement (2-5 years)
Mondays: 1-1:30 pm
January 6–May 5 (except February 17)

Preschool Story Time (ages 3-5) 
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am 
January 7–May 6

Tales for Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11-11:30 am
January 7–May 6

Family Story Time (2-5 years)
Wednesdays: 6:30-7 pm
January 8–May 7

Baby Games (0-18 months)
Thursdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am
January 9–May 8


Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.

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April 22, 2014
10:15 am - 10:45 am

STORY TIMES
No registration required  

Music & Movement (2-5 years)
Mondays: 1-1:30 pm
January 6–May 5 (except February 17)

Preschool Story Time (ages 3-5) 
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am 
January 7–May 6

Tales for Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11-11:30 am
January 7–May 6

Family Story Time (2-5 years)
Wednesdays: 6:30-7 pm
January 8–May 7

Baby Games (0-18 months)
Thursdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am
January 9–May 8


Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.

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April 23, 2014
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

STORY TIMES
No registration required  

Music & Movement (2-5 years)
Mondays: 1-1:30 pm
January 6–May 5 (except February 17)

Preschool Story Time (ages 3-5) 
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am 
January 7–May 6

Tales for Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11-11:30 am
January 7–May 6

Family Story Time (2-5 years)
Wednesdays: 6:30-7 pm
January 8–May 7

Baby Games (0-18 months)
Thursdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am
January 9–May 8


Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.

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April 24, 2014
10:15 am - 10:45 am

STORY TIMES
No registration required  

Music & Movement (2-5 years)
Mondays: 1-1:30 pm
January 6–May 5 (except February 17)

Preschool Story Time (ages 3-5) 
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am 
January 7–May 6

Tales for Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11-11:30 am
January 7–May 6

Family Story Time (2-5 years)
Wednesdays: 6:30-7 pm
January 8–May 7

Baby Games (0-18 months)
Thursdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am
January 9–May 8


Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.

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April 26, 2014
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Make Mom feel special this weekend and bring her to the Library for treats, stories, crafts, and photos on Saturday, May 10, from 10-11 am.

For kids of all ages.

Register in Youth Services or call 481-3778 beginning April 26. Friends of the Grandview Library registration: April 19.


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April 28, 2014
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

STORY TIMES
No registration required  

Music & Movement (2-5 years)
Mondays: 1-1:30 pm
January 6–May 5 (except February 17)

Preschool Story Time (ages 3-5) 
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am 
January 7–May 6

Tales for Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tuesdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11-11:30 am
January 7–May 6

Family Story Time (2-5 years)
Wednesdays: 6:30-7 pm
January 8–May 7

Baby Games (0-18 months)
Thursdays: 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am
January 9–May 8


Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.

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April 28, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

“There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.” —Alfred Hitchcock

When it comes to suspense, Hitchcock is the master. The Grandview Library presents a batch of brilliant thrillers spanning the legendary director’s career. We can hardly WAIT.

Mondays at 6:30 pm (March 31-April 21) and 6 pm (April 28-May 19).
 
6:30 pm:
  • 3/31: The 39 Steps (1935)
    A most memorable tale of espionage. Total Film’s 21st greatest British film.
  • 4/7: Dial M for Murder (1954)
    A murder plot is poorly executed. #9 on AFI’s Top Ten Mystery Films.
  • 4/14: Strangers on a Train (1951)
    A murder pact takes an amusing turn. Screenplay by Raymond Chandler. 1 Oscar nomination. #32 on AFI’s 100 Thrills.
  • 4/21: Rope (1948)
    Murder is invited to a party. Starring James Stewart.
6 pm:
  • 4/28: Rebecca (1940)
    A dead wife haunts a new one. Hitchcock’s American debut. 2 Oscar wins (11 nominations).
  • 5/5: Spellbound (1945)
    Murder is on everybody’s mind in an asylum. Starring Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck. 1 Oscar win (6 nominations).
  • 5/12: North by Northwest (1959)
    Mistaken identity plagues an advertising executive. Starring Cary Grant. 3 Oscar nominations.
  • 5/19: The Birds (1963)
    Lovebirds take a backseat to vicious birds. 1 Oscar nomination.
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