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On Friday, August 1, the Library will be open NOON until 6:00 PM, due to a staff meeting in the morning.

Page Turners - don't forget to read at least one book so you can fill out an entry for the grand prize drawing in August. The Page Turners Club is open to any Westchester adult with a Westchester library card. Entries due Friday, July 31. Grand prize is a Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet HD!

Still time to sign up kids for summer reading clubs. Stop by the Youth Department to register!

Summer Hours are here:
Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
and the Library is CLOSED on Sundays.

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.

Friends of the Library
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Links to favorite online resources:

Flickr for recent photos of activities and programs at the Library.

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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.

WiFi Access configuration information for laptop users