This Memorial Day weekend, as we honor the fallen throughout history, take a moment to reflect with some of the local veterans who are a part of the Library's Veterans History Project.

Your Library at home by the numbers

  • May 21, 2020 |
  • 1 MIN READ|
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In anticipation of the first step to reopening in-person Library services, we’re taking a look back at all the ways our community has stayed connected with the Library when we couldn’t be together in person.


'Warlock Vorobok Reads' is a new podcast aiming to capture that thrilling atmosphere of campfire stories for the digital age. Read on to learn more and listen to the first episode.


Since launching our livestream events on social media you’ve joined us for more than 25 programs, collectively viewed upwards of 59,000 times! These are some of the ones you've enjoyed the most.


Whether you're battling boredom or writer's block, Reference Librarian Adam Vorobok has writing games to help get you out of that rut.

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In honor of National Library Workers Day, we're sharing some of the ways our staff members are going the extra mile to care for our communities.


When we closed to the public in response to COVID-19, our Virtual Information Center (VIC) workers became even more important to keeping the community connected. See what a day working from home is like for VIC worker and Librarian Lisa Meeks.


Our online My Librarian service is now taking one-on-one appointments to help with job applications, resume writing, filing for unemployment, small business assistance, and much more.


Tween Librarian Sam Bloom discusses the yearly meeting of a committee of librarians to unofficially choose the best books for the 2019 publishing year. Find out who their picks are to win the Caldecott, Newbery, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Awards.


Reference Librarian Adam Vorobok's spine-tingling adult storytimes in Washington Park bring chills, thrills, and a sense of community.

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