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Crockett County Public Library

Welcome to the Crockett County Public Library

   

  

The Crockett County Public Library offers a wide variety of services for the residents of Ozona and Crockett County as well as visitors to the area. Our goals are to support and enrich public education, to increase access to information by providing an adequate facility and number of materials to serve a community the size of Ozona, and to provide services for all segments and ages of the community. Please feel free to drop by the library for access to thousands of books and reference materials, a well-stocked reading room filled with newspapers and magazines, free public Internet access and more. Our helpful and friendly staff will be glad to assist you.CCPL Library Shelves.jpg

To learn more about our library and its services, visit our About the CCPL and Operations and Services pages.

For your convenience, we have provided a list of some of our online resources below:  

    • OnLine Card Catalog - Search our Online Card Catalog from the office or from home, anytime.  Welcome to the Big Country Library System Online Card Catalog.

    • Digital Catalog - Big Country Digital Catalog with OverDrive.  Check out digital audio books, digital ebooks, and digital music.


    Other Helpful Websites:

    TexShare Databases LogoTry these TexShare Databases filled with magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other materials to help you discover more on any subject, from general interest to business, hobbies, and more. Please see your librarian for a username and password.

      

    Gale Virtual Reference LibraryGALE Virtual Reference Library is an online collection of reference books, encyclopedias and other resources for research purposes. Please contact your librarian for a username and password.
      
      
    Gale Testing & Education Reference CenterGALE Testing & Education Reference Center provides in-depth information about institutions of higher learning including: graduate & professional programs, distance learning, corporate training, available scholarships & awards, preparatory entrance tests & much more. Online practice tests for entrance exams, certification and licensing tests are also available. Please contact your librarian for a username and password.
      

    GALE Career Transitions:  Provides immediate help for job seekers navigating the new economy. Innovative and accessible.  

      

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    Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is the state agency charged with overseeing and providing workforce development services to employers and job seekers of Texas. TWC strengthens the Texas economy by providing the workforce development component of the Governor's economic development strategy. Texas boasts an incredibly skilled workforce ready to attract enterprise to the Lone Star State. By focusing on the needs of employers, TWC gives Texas the competitive edge necessary to draw business here.

      

    ABCmouse.com - With more than 4,000 interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com’s award-winning online curriculum is the most comprehensive online educational resource for young learners (ages 2–7+). From Age of Learning, Inc. Free for use in our library.

      

    Meet Libby Logo.pngDid you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks available to borrow for free? Download the free app at meet.libbyapp.com and get started on your next book right away!

    The CCPL is Open with Temporary Hours

    The Crockett County Public Library has reopened with temporary hours:

    Monday-Friday
    9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

    You are also welcome to use our Libby App to read digital books. Contact us at 325-392-3535 for a library code number.

    Social distancing guidelines below are being followed.

    Wear a mask or plastic shield when in the Library.

    Use sanitizer station.

    Keep six-feet distance from others.

    Stay home if you have symptoms or appear ill.

    Only 8 persons maximum in the Library at a time.

    Only 4 computers are available.

    Computer users are allowed 30 minutes maximum use.

    Computer usage is limited to: work, school, business, personal administration or banking. NO GAMING or ENTERTAINMENT USAGE.

    Place all books in the "Drop Box" located on the north side of the building. 

    Please conduct business as quickly as possible to limit contact with other patrons.

    Patrons should limit the amount of touching of library materials when browsing the shelves.

       

    Check out these links to Online Early Literacy Resources for Families and Caregivers! It's filled with links for educational games and digital storytimes.