New report demonstrates impact of 2020 Census on libraries and communities

New report demonstrates impact of 2020 Census on libraries and communities

November 20, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new analysis released November 18 reveals that more than $1 billion in federal funding for libraries will be allocated to states based on the 2020 Census. Published by Professor Andrew Reamer of the George Washington Insti...

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Macmillian Limits Libraries in eBook Purchasing

Macmillian Limits Libraries in eBook Purchasing

November 1, 2019

Learn more and sign the petition at https://ebooksforall.org/

America’s libraries are committed to promoting literacy and a love of reading with diverse collections, programs and services for all ages. Libraries are invested in making sure mill...

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Letter to Parents 2019

Letter to Parents 2019

August 13, 2019

Please note our guidelines for the 2019-2020 school year.

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Friends

Friends' Fundraiser: Bakers Square

January 27, 2020

With the closing of the Lansing location, please visit Bakers Square's website to view a list of locations where you may redeem your pie cards.

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Free Access to Museums

Free Access to Museums

January 23, 2020

In addition to our Museum Adventure Pass Program and Explore More Illinois, other Chicago museums have announced free days

Be sure to check the individual museum's site for further details, and extra fees for special exhibits or parking inform...

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Voter Registration

Voter Registration

January 23, 2020

The Primary Election is coming!

Have you recently turned 18, or moved since the last time you registered to vote?

Check your voter registration status, register to vote, or if you're aged 13-17, pledge to register!

Find more info including Earl...

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Your Library Knows…

Your Library Knows…

January 23, 2020

How does your garden grow?

The decorations have been removed and the tree has been recycled as a backyard birdfeeder. The fruit cake is but a memory, and family and friends have returned home to pre-season routines. The hectic celebration that on...

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DPLA releases The Impeachment Papers as a free ebook

DPLA releases The Impeachment Papers as a free ebook

January 21, 2020

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is pleased to announce the release of a new ebook, The Impeachment Papers, a compendium of 38 documents related to the impeachment of Donald J. Trump. The ebook consists of witness testimony, subpoenas ...

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