Your USR Library Card gives you access to these free services.
Download 5 free songs a week at:
Visit the Library's Career Center page for Career Search, Test Prep, Resume Writing and more:
Made available by the generous support of The Friends of the Upper Saddle River Library.
Thursday, April 30 • 7:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Building Kidz is geared up to teach some excited engineers how to build and program with LEGO® MINDSTORMS! After building the project, the children will use the LEGO® NXT Brick computer code language to enable the bots to accomplish specific tasks utilizing ultrasonic and other sensors. *LEGO® projects are not brought home.
Registration is required.
Mother's Day Craft
Thursday, May 7
Grades 6 & Up • 3 p.m.
Grades K-5 • 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Drop in and make a special gift for your Mom or Grandma! Craft materials and gift wrap are provided.
Children's programs are open to USR Library cardholders only.
Conquering the College Admissions Essay
Tuesday, May 12 • 3 p.m.
Alan Gelb, author of “Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps” will conduct a workshop
for college-bound students and parents. At the end of his program he will meet individually
with students, as time permits, to hear their essay ideas.
Copies of his book will be available for purchase. www.conquerthecollegeessay.com.
Registration is required.
FREE technology help sessions for USR residents are offered by NHRHS student volunteers at Lee Memorial Library in Allendale, NJ. High school students will offer one-on-one assistance and answer questions. Patrons may participate in 30 minute sessions.
Receive help with software programs and electronic devices, such as iPads, eReaders and cell phones. If possible, bring the device: (laptop, iPad, cell phone, camera, etc.) for which you need help AND it’s charger (in case your battery runs low). Contact Lee Memorial Library at 201-327-4338.
Consumer Reports Online®
Exclusive for USR Patrons, only available in the library.
Product Ratings/Comparison, Expert Buying advice, User Review, search and links to shop local retailers.
See a Reference librarian for access in the library.
Investment Research Center
A valuable online resource for new or seasoned Upper Saddle River investors
is Morningstar® Investment Research Center. At Morningstar®
find more than 23,000 stocks and mutual funds. Build and analyze an
investment portfolio. Learn about stocks, mutual funds and portfolios–all
from the privacy of your home!
Register for a FREE account with your USR library card or sign in at: morningstar.com
Borrow Digital Video, Music and Audiobooks from Hoopla
Cardholders enjoy thousands of titles available to
borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to your smartphones,
tablets and computers.
Text Notifications Now Available From BCCLS!
Receive a text message from BCCLS when:
- a hold is ready to be picked up and or cancelled
- when an item is overdue.
You can opt into receiving text notifications from within the library catalog by following the steps in the link: BCCLS TXT Notifications Now Available
Support the library by making a tax deductible contribution to The Friends of the Library.
The Donation categories below entitle you to a year-long membership with the Friends.
$15.00 Senior Member
$50.00 Family Membership
$500.00 or greater, Benefactor*
*Sponsors and greater will have their name inscribed on a blossom on our giving tree.
The Friends of the Library
BCCLs - Bergen County Cooperative Library System
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