Library News

As of August 31st we are no longer offering streaming video tutorials through the Atomic Training service. Not to worry though.
We now offer the same type of service from Lynda.com. Access to Lynda.com is free for anyone with a Tinley Park Public Library card. Visit tplibrary.org/borrow/stream to log in with your library card number and PIN.

Mondays from 11:00am – noon

Program for Monday, August 29, 2016: The Men of Omaha Beach
Topic: Focusing on the individuals responsible for making D-Day successful, author and historian Robert Mueller returns to discuss the Normandy invasion of June 6, 1944.

No registration is required.

The Adult and Youth Services Reference Desks now lend MacBook Air laptops for in-library use.
photo of a MacBook Air at the library
These laptops are great for many projects, but you might also just want to browse the Web in a quiet corner of the library. Please visit one of the Reference Desks for details!

Next Events

August 27th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
You probably do research every single day, whether at work or in your personal life. Learn tips to improve your efficiency, explore better resources, and see how the librarians here can help.
August 29th,
11:00am to 12:00pm
Once a month we host some of your favorite presenters and discuss topics to enrich, enlighten, and entertain you.
August 29th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Whether you are an experienced player or newbie, now is your chance to play mah jongg at the library. Similar to rummy, this popular game of luck and skill originated in China.

Talking Points

This summer, the Tinley Park Public Library was fortunate enough to celebrate our 20th year of teen programming.  We celebrated with a reunion party, which was attended by over 40 teens past and present.

The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead
On Tuesday, August 2nd, Oprah Winfrey announced the latest selection for Oprah's Book Club Read more...