Monthly Archives: September 2020

FREE Wifi Access Via Xfinity For Everyone

Xfinity has opened up WiFi Hotspot access nationwide in response to Coronavirus. Xfinity WiFi hotspots located both indoors and outdoors in places like shopping districts, parks, businesses, and train stations will be open. Hotspots located in customers’ homes (Xfinity Home … Continue reading

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Introducing Arlington’s COVID-19 Community Archive

Six months after Arlington’s first diagnosed cases of COVID-19 in March, Arlington’s COVID-19 Community Archive is available and accepting contributions on the “Local History Resources” page at robbinslibrary.org. The archive presents a snapshot of life in Arlington during the pandemic … Continue reading

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FREE Online Technology Magazines–Available via Overdrive

MLN Library card holders have free access to a collection of print magazines available online via Overdrive. Included in this collection are four technology magazines. Technology Magazines in the Collection: Macworld September 2020 issue Since launching with the Mac in … Continue reading

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Help the Library Plan for Teen Programs this Fall

As lives and schedules have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, adapting to change has become more important than ever. Head of Teen Services Katy Kania is seeking input from parents to learn more about the support Arlington’s Libraries can provide … Continue reading

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We Didn’t Learn That In School

This month we asked our librarians to share some books/movies/TV shows/etc. that taught them something important that they didn’t learn about in school.  Here are their responses: I went to school a LONG time ago, so I’ve learned many things … Continue reading

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