Library News

April 12 — April 18

Join us for coffee & donuts on Tuesday, April 14 from 9:00am–noon. Staff will be in our lobby to introduce you to the features of the new online library catalog.
All week long Tinley Park Public Library cardholders may enter a drawing for a chance to win a Barnes & Noble gift card.

As part of Money Smart Week, this seminar will cover the many aspects of credit:
what it is,
why it's important,
implications of good and bad credit scores,
ways to build and repair your credit history,
how to protect yourself from identity theft.

Join us Monday, April 20 at 7:00pm

Next Events

April 17th, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Learn how to access and navigate the library's new SWAN catalog. This hands-on class shows how to download digital media, discover, reserve, and renew materials, and more!
April 17th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Grades: 4-5We meet once a month for fun activities and games. Our theme this month is Recycling Gone Wild!
April 17th, 7:00pm to 7:45pm
Ages: 3-8 years and parentYou are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime.

Talking Points

As part of a long term project to restore the area's natural ecosystems, several invasive species are being removed from the wetlands and prairie surrounding the library.

Find out which books made this year's Monarch, Bluestem, Caudill, and Lincoln award lists!

Search the Catalog

March Madness: The Championship

March Madness
2015 Tournament of Books

Help us decide Tinley Park Library's MVB (Most Valuable Book) of 2014. Voting has begun, make sure your voice is heard!
Voting for the Final Four will conclude on April 17th.

The Bracket

Your library life has taken a leap forward as we debuted a new catalog on Tuesday, April 14.

  • Discover & download ebooks/audiobooks using the new online catalog.
  • Manage your print & digital holds from the same account.
  • Searching is made easier with autocorrect, suggestions, & recommendations.
  • Opt in for text notifications for items that are ready to pick up, due soon, or overdue.

For help in getting started with our new catalog, register for a class at our library which details how to use the new catalog and account features. The class is called Enterprise: The Library's New SWAN Catalog.