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The library’s Inkie.org 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 required. 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 ams.swanlibraries.net (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.

Pull out your Alsip-Merrionette Park Library card and try our new online comics service, Comics Plus, available as an app or website. Enter your full library card number (starting with 21145) and enjoy a variety of comics, graphic novels and manga today!

To aid in your fun autumn plans, the library offers discounts to a list of regional recreational opportunities. In addition to our suburban Museum Pass program, library cardholders can take advantage of a state-wide service, Explore More Illinois. Get reduced-prices at the Chicago Children's Museum, the Chicago Red Stars soccer in Bridgeview, the Chicago Maritime Museum, Harris Theater, the Abraham Lincoln Museum in Springfield, and more! For additional information, contact Adult Services at 708.926.7024.

The Overdrive app will soon be discontinued. While the Libby app is not yet available in the Fire Tablet app store, you can follow these instructions to install it on your Fire Tablet. For assistance, please contact the Adult Services Department at 708.926.7024.