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Miami‑Dade Public Library System Introduces ABCmouse.com Early Learning Academy Access on All Library Public Computers
–Children (ages 2‑6+) have access to thousands of online learning activities with their library card–
(Miami, FL – January 9, 2015) The Miami‑Dade Public Library (MDPLS) is pleased to announce the availability of ABCmouse.com on all in‑house public computers at all 48 branches throughout the library system. This service is free and available to all library card holders. ABCmouse.com is designed to help young children (ages 2‑6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse.com is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas – reading math, science, social studies, art, and music.
“This is a wonderful tool to get children excited about learning,” said Monica Martinez, Librarian 3 at the Miami‑Dade Public Library. “It makes learning fun while at the same time starting those important educational building blocks.”
For more information on accessing ABCmouse.com call or visit your local library. For other exciting services at the Miami‑Dade Public Library System, please visit the library website at www.mdpls.org.
About the Miami-Dade Public Library System
The Miami‑Dade Public Library System (MDPLS), a recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, serves as a community center and learning place where the Miami‑Dade community meets to exchange ideas, learn, share, and create. The Library strives to ensure that all residents, regardless of socioeconomics, will be enriched through access to materials, technology, art and culture and programs so that they may develop the skills they need to create and produce innovations for the 21st century. Through its 50 locations, bookmobiles, special services, website (www.mdpls.org) and MDPLS iLibrary app, the library proudly serves more than 7 million annual visitors. In the more than 40 years of serving the community, the MDPLS continues to experience tremendous change and growth, evolving with the technological needs and requirements of its diverse community.
Miami-Dade County provides equal access and equal opportunity in employment and services and does not discriminate on the basis of a disability. If you need an accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or material in an alternate format, contact the branch manager at least seven business days in advance. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).
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