Library News

Are you on-the-go all the time, and only have five to seven minutes to read? Try our free digital magazines from Zinio!
We now have The New YorkerVanity FairVogue, Vanidades, GQ, and many more!

Hopefully you've noticed our new Borrow page on the website.
We consolidated all of your library borrowing activities into one location. Whether you wanted to search the catalog, stream a movie, checkout an eBook, or download your favorite latest eMagazine issue, just bookmark www.tplibrary.org/borrow.
And in case you missed it, we now have a streaming movie service called Hoopla! But it's more than just movies, there's also all the latest music every week from major record labels, Audiobooks, Television shows, Comics, and eBooks. All for free, with your library card.

We now offer two full-color tablet ereaders available to Tinley Park card holders for a two week check-out.

Next Events

August 3rd, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Grade: Entering Grade 1Mondays, August 3 and 10 from 6:30-7:30 pmChildren will be introduced to first grade concepts through children's literature and games. Children attend both days.
August 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Adults thinking about career development are invited to learn more about programs and services offered at Moraine Valley Community College.
August 4th, 10:00am to 12:00pm
This hands-on class is for those who are comfortable with a personal computer and wish to transition to Microsoft's drastically redesigned operating system. Keyboard & mouse skills required.

Talking Points

This newly discovered novel, the earliest known work from Harper Lee, was originally written in the mid-1950s and was the novel Harper Lee first submitted to her publishers, before To Kill a Mockingbird. Thought to have been lost, the manuscript was discovered in late 2014.

I'm kidding, of course.

The American Psychological Association has now published a study showing how even just Googling something makes you think you are smarter.