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

Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 10% / Sat: 20% / Sun: 20%.

  94 °

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.
Meeting Room Use Application
Reserve the meeting room for your upcoming club or group meeting. Complete the attached form and fax to 318-369-9225. Rules and guidelines are included on the attached form.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, 8/17/2015 6:00 PM
***BOOK CLUB***: EVERY 3RD MONDAY! Make some new friends and join the monthly adult book club to read Seating Arrangements by Maggie Shipstead! Stop by the library and pick up your copy of the book! Calendar

Health
News provided by MSNBC
Doctor Sexually Assaulted Patients, Took Naked Photos

Jeffrey Joel Abrams, 68, pleaded guilty to 12 counts and could could face probation to more than 25 years in prison when he is sentenced in September.









Sat, 01 Aug 2015 08:49:26 GMT
Girl, 13, Learns to 'Just Breathe' After Sudden OCD

Thirteen-year old Megan remembers when all she could think about was washing her hands.









Fri, 31 Jul 2015 20:02:52 GMT
Legionnaires' Disease Could Be Linked to Climate Change

The number of cases of the disease is on the rise in the United States, and researchers say the increase could be partly a result of climate change.









Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:44:26 GMT
Game-Changing Ebola Vaccine Could Stop Virus

An experimental vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea exposed to Ebola seems to work, according to early study results.









Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:55:50 GMT
Lawsuit Accuses CVS of Overcharging for Generic Drugs

CVS deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court.









Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:29:31 GMT
Now Is the Time to Get Kids on a School Sleep Schedule

Experts say it takes a while to get children accustomed to the school sleep routine, so now is the time to start. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.









Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:04:12 GMT
2 Killed, Dozens Sickened by Legionnaires' Outbreak

Thirty-one cases have been reported in south Bronx neighborhoods since July 10, the Health Department said. Two of the people died.









Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:50:06 GMT
Beat the Heat: How to Stay Safe as Temps Sizzle

Here are some tips to keep your cool and stay safe in the broiling temperatures and stifling humidity affecting millions of Americans this week.









Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:35:57 GMT
Boy Gets Double Hand Transplant in Surgical First

Zion Harvey, 8, lost his hands to a bacterial infection when he was a toddler.









Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:38:54 GMT
South Korea Declares Itself Out of MERS Danger

Twelve people remain hospitalized in South Korea for MERS although only one is still testing positive for the MERS virus, the Health Ministry says.









Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:41:45 GMT
2015 NBCNews.com