Posts By: Annica Glenn

Construction Updates

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The Lincolnwood Public Library begins a renovation project in February. The improvements will meet increasing demand for functional, dynamic, innovative and collaborative spaces, while allowing for major planned improvements such as a new roof and updated HVAC. We will phase the project to remain open during construction, and access will be maintained to the library’s […]

Building Improvements

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Background In early 2012 the Lincolnwood Public Library District Board of Trustees began to evaluate library usage, and paid special attention to the number of cardholders in the community. At the end of fiscal year 2011 less than 30% of Lincolnwood residents held a library card. This was a primary reason that the library board […]

Summer Reading Winds Down

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We’re still enjoying the warm, sunny days of high summer, yet the library’s summer reading program has almost run its course…this Friday, July 31 is the last day to check in before winners are announced in the drawings for great prizes like iPads and gift cards. Adult participants, if you want to earn some last-minute […]

Pronunciator — New Language Learning Program

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The Library has replaced Mango Languages with a new language learning program – Pronunciator. Unlike Mango Languages, Pronunciator lets you learn a different language from any of 60 languages. “I speak Hindi, and I want to learn French.” “I’m a Russian speaker and want to pick up some Thai for my trip to Bangkok.” With […]

Welcome to our new website!

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Many library services are available even when we are closed, for example: Borrow an eBook Get reading recommendations View new & coming soon titles Read a newspaper online Check a fact in our online encyclopedias Research a product in Consumer Reports View our site on your smartphone, tablet, or desktop.