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Uncovering the Hidden Job Market

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Wednesday, September 28 from 7–8pm

Are your job searches feeling less than fruitful? Join us at Tinley Park Public Library as entrepreneur and business relationship expert Nancy Spidle shares in-depth information on career search strategies using ReferenceUSA, a premier database of businesses and job and internship opportunities.

Registration for this event is required.

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Richard III: The Historical King and Shakespeare's Villian

Monday, September 19 from 7–8pm

The recent discovery of the remains of the historical King Richard III has sparked a re-evaluation of his true character.  Independent teacher and lecturer John Nygro compares accurate information about Richard's physical body and contemporary accounts of his personality with William Shakespeare's portrayal of him as a malformed, evil manipulator.

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Shark Shredding Event

Saturday, September 24 from 9–11am

It's that time again!  The Friends of the Tinley Park Library will sponsor a shredding event in the West parking lot located north of the tracks at the 80th Avenue train station.  A maximum of two standard-sized paper boxes filled with your sensitive papers (bank statements, bills, etc.) is allowed.  Approximate dimensions are 16" x 8" x 12".  Shredding representatives will remove the boxes from your car, take them to the shredding truck, and shred them on-site.

What To Do With Vinyl Records

picture of a record playing on a turntableYou have all those vinyl records from your White Rabbit and Purple Haze younger days lying around your basement.
With our Conversion Station, you can bring in your 12" LPs or 45rpm singles and convert them to digital audio.
Recoup the investment you made all those years ago by continuing to enjoy the music you grew up with.

Learn more and sign up for an Conversion Station appointment.

Coming Soon! Manage Your Account by Phone

Available Monday June 6th: Account Management by Phone

Beginning Monday, library users who have indicated that they prefer to be contacted via phone will begin receiving automated calls from the library. These automated calls will allow you to review due dates, renew items, get information on holds, and check your fines.

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Meet Lynda!

Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. We're excited to announce that Lynda.com is now part of our online learning tools. Beginning today, TPPL cardholders may access thousands of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Learn more…

Borrow a Mac!

The Adult and Youth Services Reference Desks now lend MacBook Air laptops for in-library use.
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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!

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