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

Ancestry.com database now available The full Ancestry.com 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-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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Keep-In-Touch Tablets

During these difficult times it is more important than ever to stay connected. You can now do that with one of our web enabled tablets. Our tablets are available for checkout at the reference desk. They are fully web-enabled there is no need to have an internet connection at home.  We will have online tutorials …

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Memory Preservation Station

The new Memory Preservation Station is now ready! This station is designed specifically to help you digitize all of your analog media. It features a powerful new computer with Multi-purpose media scanner, and a new analog to digital capture card. We are capable of digitizing three types of media;  -Images, such as photographs, slides, or …

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