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

Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 30% / Sat: 40% / Sun: 10%.

  67 °

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:  Friday, 10/31/2014
BOOKMOBILE OUTREACH: Momís Helper 9:30-10:30 Playhouse 10:40-11:30 Calendar

News provided by USAToday
Ebola fears spark claims of racism in Europe

Distinguishing between racial discrimination and public health measures can be difficult.


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:27:08 -0400
Burkina Faso leader won't resign despite violent protests

After dissolving parliament, longtime leader says he will head new government, won't resign.


Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:53:45 -0400
Ukraine far right party disputes parliamentary election results

Activists of the far-right Ukrainian Svoboda (Freedom) party protested against what they claim to be the "falsification of the election results" in front of the Central Election Commission in Kiev. Video provided by AFP


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:02:24 -0400
Using food distribution to fend off Ebola spread in Liberia

The U.N. World Food Program intensifies food distribution in Liberia to help limit the movement of people and curb the spread of Ebola. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Video provided by Reuters


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:56:50 -0400
Israel closes Jerusalem holy site after shooting

Controversial move comes after attempted assassination of Jewish religious activist.


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:15:36 -0400
Vale de Almeida: EU can weather banking, political woes

EU Ambassador Vale de Almeida says new rules can avert future economic crises.


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:36:51 -0400
SkyCruiser concept claims to solve problem with flying cars

A start-up company called Krossblade says its SkyCruiser concept flying car solves the problem with most flying car concepts. Video provided by Buzz60


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:43:49 -0400
Cyprus hosts second international pole dancing competition

The international competition for pole dancing 'PoleArt 2014' was held in the southern Cypriot city of Limassol. On Thursday, male and female dancers competed in the professional category showing off skills for audiences and judges.


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:15:07 -0400
Japanese ambassador optimistic on relations with China

"We still think China is our friend," Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae says.


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:03:07 -0400
Vatican unveils its new LED lighting in Sistine Chapel

The Vatican presented LED lighting in the Sistine Chapel to illuminate the ceiling frescos. It also installed a new air-conditioning system and it's planning to put a limit on the number of visitors allowed in. Video provided by AFP


Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:50:25 -0400
Copyright 2014, GANNETT