Home Reference Hot Titles Databases News & Weather Calendar Directory About Us Event Photos
Search our Catalog:  

Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 0% / Sat: 0% / Sun: 0%.

  58 °

Doppler Radar |  Pollen Count |  Video Forecasts |  Weekend Weather Forecast |  10-Day Forecast

Find us Online!!
We are back to school with lots of great tools for students. Databases that prep for the ACT? Programs that teach foreign languages? Tutoring services online for homework help? PLUS---We are OPEN late each Tuesday until 8:00! Come find us at Facebook and stay up to date on upcoming events!
The Beacon Bulletin
Click here for this month's Beacon Bulletin newsletter. Click Here
Library LATE Hours
Beginning in September 2012, the library will offer late hours for the school year on Tuesdays. Free homework help will be provided through www.homeworkla.org. The Tuesday Library Hours will be 5:00-8:00!
Become a Fan on Facebook
Become a fan of the Union Parish Library on Facebook and get daily status updates on activities.
Friends of the Union Public Library
Are you interested in becoming a "Friends of the Library" member? If you would like to learn more, review the Friends fact sheet. Click Here If you are interested in joining, click below for a membership application. Click Here
Internet Use Policy
Please preview the Internet Use Policy. Computer users that do not follow guidelines in policy will be restricted from computer use. Click Here

Retire in Union Parish

Fight Fraud Hotline

On the Calendar:  Monday, 10/20/2014
BOOKMOBILE OUTREACH: Union Christian Academy 8:30-10:00 Downsville Charter School 10:30-3:00 Calendar

U.S. News
News provided by MSNBC
Fresno Fire Rescue Hero: 'We Should All Help Sometimes'

The California hero who went unidentified for two days reunited with the man he rescued from a fire on Monday after a viral video made him a star.






Tue, 21 Oct 2014 02:02:29 GMT
Cops: Woman Stole From Neighbor as His Corpse Rotted in Home

Cops accuse a Florida woman of repeatedly stealing from dead neighbor as his rotting corpse remained undiscovered in his home. Peter Bernard reports.






Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:24:58 GMT
Good Samaritan: I'm Just Glad I Was There To Help

An elderly man saved from a burning fire by a stranger Monday morning finally got the chance to thank his hero in person.






Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:23:28 GMT
Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against California Mayor's Wife

The brother of Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo has filed suit against Crespo's wife, who allegedly shot her husband dead during an argument.






Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:35:30 GMT
'We're a Family': Nurses at Ebola Hospital Break Silence

Three nurses from the Dallas hospital where an Ebola patient died and where two nurses contracted the virus spoke to reporters Monday.






Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:08 GMT
Cops Name Suspect in Killings of Seven Indiana Women

Police said Darren Vann, 43, was responsible for the deaths of seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend.






Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:45:59 GMT
Alabama House Speaker Arrested on 23 Felony Charges

Mike Hubbard is accused of misusing his office as speaker and his previous post as chairman of the Alabama Republican Party.

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:37:14 GMT
'Hug Lady' Honored

U.S. Army honors "Hug Lady" Elizabeth Laird, who has made it her mission to hug every soldier departing or returning to Fort Hood over the past 11 years. KCEN's Jane Lonsdale reports.






Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:58:08 GMT
Not Loving It: Woman Accidentally Shot by McDonald's Guard

A bystander was shot in the wrist after an altercation at a McDonald's restaurant in College Park, Maryland, over the weekend.






Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:34:44 GMT
Ebola Quarantine Period Ends for 44 People in Dallas

Across Texas, 120 people are still being asked to monitor their temperature, including 75 hospital workers who treated Thomas Eric Duncan.

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:31:53 GMT
2014 NBCNews.com