From Wednesday, May 17 - May 30, stop by the Information Desk with names of loved ones who served in the military, and library staff will include them in a special display to honor their service. (You are invited to include pictures, but they are optional.) For additional information, please contact Adult Services at 708.926.7024.

Our study rooms now have whiteboards! Ask for dry erase markers and erasers at the Info Desk when reserving a study room. A smaller, portable whiteboard has also been added to the Library of Things for checkout. Enjoy!

Some of today's most popular books may be on the Hot Copies shelf near the Information Desk! First-come, first served. If you can read a book in 7 days, explore our hot copies today!

The library’s Readers service now offers free access to 300 ebooks published by Arcadia Publishing and History Press. All state residents can enjoy these image-filled books about area communities, true crime, sports, trains and planes, music and much more. No library card or login is require with Primarily interested in the book about Alsip history? Our library has print copies to check out, and ebook copies on our Hoopla Digital and Libby online services. For assistance, contact the Information Desk at 708.926.7024.

Want to search for library materials, check your account or put in holds? You can bypass the library's website and go straight to the library's Aspen Catalog of materials at (and bookmark it today!) If you're using a mobile device, try installing the SWAN Libraries App! For additional information, contact the Information Desk at 708.926.7024.