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Libraries live! Get a virtual library card during COVID

Libraries are closed. But the new virtual library card gives you access to electronic and audio books. Right now you need to have a cellphone.

What you’ll need:

  • Our campaign code: TPL2020
  • A cell phone, with a Toronto area code (416, 647 or 437), that can receive text messages
  • Either a computer with an internet connection, OR
  • A smartphone or tablet with one of OverDrive’s ereading apps:
      • Libby (most customers)
      • OverDrive (customers who use screen reader software)

What you’ll get:

      • Access to our largest and most popular ebook platform, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks
      • Collections for adults, children and teens
      • Small collections in French, Chinese, Russian, Spanish and Portuguese
      • Nearly 3,000 streaming videos
      • Borrow up to 30 items at a time, and place up to 30 holds

Staying cool in a closed city – Heat Warning

How are people supposed to stay cool when the libraries, malls, restaurants and other public spaces are closed? COVID-19 has…
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Toilets – Public Health Now

Where can you go when you need to go? Here is an updated map by the folks at @totoiletcodes about…
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COVID-19 outbreak at CAMH (as of April 14)

When clients and staff at CAMH test positive for COVID-19 what happens? CAMH has been updating cases, staffing, policies and…
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Shelter COVID-19 at Shelters – 25 people on April 13

City of Toronto has 25 cases at 7 separate locations. According to the City staff, more than 1000 people have…
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Because of Coronavirus Sound Times office is CLOSED until further notice. You can contact your worker by phone: 416-979-1700

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Funding Reva Gerstein Legacy Fund

The Reva Gerstein Legacy Fund is seeking submissions for 2020/2021. November 1, 2020! The Legacy Fund has been set up…
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Gerstein Crisis Centre – Apply to Board of Directors

For your information: Gerstein Crisis Centre is seeking Volunteers to join our Board of Directors Gerstein Crisis Centre provides 24-hour…
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Referrals – Fill out the form for you or a client

Fill out this referral form and send it to Sound Times by fax - 426-979-8354 MHJ_Prevention_Referral_Form-e-fillable format
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Staying cool in a closed city – Heat Warning

How are people supposed to stay cool when the libraries, malls, restaurants and other public spaces are closed? COVID-19 has…
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