Board of Trustees Meeting

September 15, 2021 at 7 pm in the Library Conference Room. The agenda for the meeting can be found here. The Strategic Planning Committee meeting has been postponed until October 20, 2021 at 6 pm

Blue Island Little Free Library Scavenger Hunt

Enjoy a scavenger hunt around town by following the clues at Little Free Library locations throughout Blue Island. Pick up a clue sheet at the Library and join the hunt! The scavenger hunt runs from Wednesday, September 1 to Tuesday, November 30. Get the clue sheet here. View the map on Google here.

Ancestry database now available The full database is now available for free to all patrons at Blue Island Public Library. Search billions of records and discover your family’s story. Census Database: Find ancestors in the complete set of U.S. Federal Census images from 1790-1940, including name indexes. Vital Records: When did those significant life changing …

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Employment Opportunity-Interdepartmental Library Associate

Blue Island Public Library is seeking a flexible and friendly individual to provide excellent customer service and technology assistance to the public at assigned service desks. This position will rotate shifts between library service desks and assist with a variety of patrons and projects. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strive to reflect our …

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Employment Opportunity-Technology Annex Assistant

Technology Annex Assistant Blue Island Public Library is seeking a friendly, self-motivated, and innovative individual to provide excellent customer service in the Library’s Technology Annex Department. The selected individual will provide technology support to patrons and library staff and assist with technology classes for the public. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellent interpersonal and analytical …

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Cropped version of the book cover for Dead Dead Girls

Dead Dead Girls

Who is this book for: mystery readers looking for a historic setting, lovers of the Jazz Age and the Harlem Renaissance Louise Lloyd has a simple life – and she likes it that way. Living in 1920s Harlem, she spends her days working at Maggie’s Café and her nights dancing with her friends at the local …

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