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SUMMER HOURS ARE HERE:
Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday - 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Sundays.

VACANCY ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE WESTCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY
THE BOARD OF THE WESTCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY HAS A VACANCY. BOARD MEMBER REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE BEING A REGISTERED VOTER AND A WESTCHESTER RESIDENT. INTERESTED PARTIES MAY LEAVE THEIR CONTACT INFORMATION, INCLUDING NAME, PHONE NUMBER AND EMAIL ADDRESS WITH THE CIRCULATION DESK AT THE LIBRARY. LETTERS OF INTEREST WILL ALSO BE ACCEPTED.

PLEASE SEE LIBRARY DIRECTOR FIDENCIO MARBELLA FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND FOR ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING A TRUSTEE’S RESPONSIBILITIES. ALTERNATIVELY, HE MAY BE REACHED VIA EMAIL AT fidenciom@westchesterpl.org OR BY PHONE AT 708-562-3573.

DEADLINE FOR CANDIDATES TO APPLY IS FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2015 AT 5:00 PM

Construction on the new PARKING LOT began Wednesday, April 22. The lot is now closed and patrons are asked to park on Canterbury. The Library will remain open normal hours, but patrons can return materials in the bookdrops now located at the curb for your convenience.

Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony Update
Due to the construction on the parking lot, the Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony was pushed back to Saturday, JUNE 6th!

THE NEW SWAN IS HERE!
catalog.swanlibraries.net/wcs
This is the new address for our catalog. Bookmark it on your computer, tablet, or other devices for easy access to the catalog and our digital ebooks and audiobooks. We still encourage you to bring your library card to check out materials. Thank you for your patience!

SWAN Online Catalog : materials in the Westchester Public Library and more than 75 public libraries in the west and southern suburbs.

Veterans History Project
Library of Congress project to collect firsthand accounts of mlitary service. Click here to learn how to participate.

Museum Adventure Pass
Free passes to select museums and cultural institutions throughout metro Chicago. See website for a current list of participating institutions and conditions of each pass, which vary by institution.
Adult patron must present his / her valid Westchester Public Library card to obtain a pass. Only one pass is available to a family/household at a time.

Friends of the Library
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Axis 360 - The Library's newest ebook collection for downloading to your ereader, portable device or home pc. Patrons log in with their barcode and SWAN pin. See also these help sheets: Blio Android,
Blio combined IOS & Android
, Blio IOS,
Blio Kindle (tablets only)

MyMediaMall - eAudiobooks, eBooks and
eVideos to download to your ereader, portable device or home pc. Patrons log in with their barcode and SWAN pin.

Mango Languages - Foreign language instruction online - including English !

TumbleBookLibrary online collection of animated, talking picture books.

Homework Help Online tutors for help in math, science, English, and social studies. For grades K-12 and adult learners. Tutors available 2:00 to 9:00 pm, seven days a week.

Job hunters: Click the "Business" tab for links & handouts to help your job search.

WiFi Access configuration information for laptop users