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

Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 20% / Sat: 20% / Sun: 20%.

  70 °

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
Welcome to the Union Parish Library, serving Union Parish since 1956. We strive to be your CommUNITY Connection: lighting the way for patrons to find recreation, culture, education, and information!
Business
News provided by MSNBC
On the Road Again: RV Sales Picking Up Speed

After bottoming out in the spring of 2009, RV sales have improved along with the economy.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:25:15 GMT
Stocks Slump Again on Jobs, Argentina Concern

Stocks slumped again as fewer jobs than expected were created in July and Argentina's credit problems weighed.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:11:20 GMT
Obama: Longest Streak of Private Job Creation in US History

President Obama touts the US economy's bounce back from the recession.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:48:14 GMT
Sex in Cars? Majority of Americans Admit it!

A new survey of nearly 3,000 adults reveals that nearly three out of five admit to having at least one intimate encounter in a vehicle.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:25:14 GMT
Gen Y Getting Into the Driver's Seat

Millennials would prefer to text rather than drive, recent studies suggest, but theyre apparently beginning to buy cars in increasing numbers.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:25:38 GMT
'Big Marijuana': Pot Inc. Grows a D.C. Lobby

If you're an industry with a true foothold in Washingtona "Big" lobby, in other wordsyou've got to have a "revolving door."






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:20:13 GMT
Night at the Museum: Adults-Only Sleepovers Offered

The American Museum of Natural History is expanding its popular program all-night program.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:03:47 GMT
Dow Drops 100 Points on Jobs, Argentina concern

One day after a big sell-off, stocks slumped again as fewer jobs than expected were created in July and Argentina's credit problems weighed.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:27:37 GMT
Beef Shortage Blamed For Job Cuts In Wisconsin

A beef shortage is being blamed for a job shut down at Cargill meat processing plant. WTMJ's Katie Crowther reports.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:09:01 GMT
New Car Sales Accelerated Last Month

New cars are selling like hotcakes right now, with The Big Three Detroit automakers leading the way, thanks to an improving economy and ample financing.






Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:58:53 GMT
2014 NBCNews.com