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VACANCY ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE WESTCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY

DUE TO A RESIGNATION, THE BOARD OF THE WESTCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY HAS A VACANCY. BOARD MEMBER REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE BEING A REGISTERED VOTER AND A WESTCHESTER RESIDENT. INTERESTED PARTIES MAY LEAVE THEIR CONTACT INFORMATION, INCLUDING NAME, PHONE NUMBER AND EMAIL ADDRESS WITH THE CIRCULATION DESK AT THE LIBRARY. LETTERS OF INTEREST WILL ALSO BE ACCEPTED.

PLEASE SEE LIBRARY DIRECTOR FIDENCIO MARBELLA FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND FOR ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING A TRUSTEE’S RESPONSIBILITIES. ALTERNATIVELY, HE MAY BE REACHED VIA EMAIL AT fidenciom@westchesterpl.org OR BY PHONE AT 708-562-3573.

DEADLINE FOR CANDIDATES TO APPLY IS : WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 AT 5:00 PM

The Library will be closed Sunday, Aug 31 and Monday, Sept 1 for the Labor Day holiday. The Library's normal hours will return Tuesday, September 2:
Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 pm.

SWAN Online Catalog : materials in the Westchester Public Library and more than 75 public libraries in the west and southern suburbs. See also ENCORE, a streamlined version of our online catalog.

Register online for a library card
Begin the application process online, then stop by Library within 2 weeks to complete the process. Details and link here.

Museum Adventure Pass
Free passes to select museums and cultural institutions throughout metro Chicago. See website for a current list of participating institutions and conditions of each pass, which vary by institution.
Adult patron must present his / her valid Westchester Public Library card to obtain a pass. Only one pass is available to a family/household at a time.

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Axis 360 - The Library's newest ebook collection for downloading to your ereader, portable device or home pc. Patrons log in with their barcode and SWAN pin. See also these help sheets: Blio Android,
Blio combined IOS & Android
, Blio IOS,
Blio Kindle (tablets only)

MyMediaMall - eAudiobooks, eBooks and
eVideos to download to your ereader, portable device or home pc. Patrons log in with their barcode and SWAN pin.

Mango Languages - Foreign language instruction online - including English !

TumbleBookLibrary online collection of animated, talking picture books.

Homework Help Online tutors for help in math, science, English, and social studies. For grades K-12 and adult learners. Tutors available 2:00 to 9:00 pm, seven days a week.

Job hunters: Click the "Business" tab for links & handouts to help your job search.

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