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2023: A year in review

2023 Strategic PrioritiesImpact Report (pdf) » 2023 Equity & Anti-RacismImpact Report (pdf) » Our library strives to be a library for everyone, one that prioritizes: ...
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Let’s explore the Library of Things

By Health & Senior Services Librarian Rose Barnes February has historically been one of my least favorite months. It’s cold, dark, and often wet, but ...
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Ways to watch Oscar-nominated films

The countdown to the big night has begun! The 96th Academy Awards airs on Sunday, March 10, and your library has a few ways to ...
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Be kind to yourself: Videos & resources for grownups & early learners

By Shelley Harris, Children's Librarian We often come back to the topic of emotions and social-emotional learning with our kids. Sometimes it may feel like ...
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Connecting you to Black history, then & now

Your public library is here to connect us with each other through books, resources, and experiences that celebrate Black history and culture. Browse: Curated title ...
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BingePass gives you 7 days of unlimited streaming

With hoopla's new BingePass and your Oak Park library card, you can get unlimited streaming for seven days with a single borrow! Let's get started ...
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Tech Tips: How to declutter your devices in 4 steps

By Creative Technology Librarian Amy Hofmockel Do you have a desktop covered in icons you don’t use? Are you interested in decluttering your digital workspace? ...
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Join us! Explore new ways to connect with yourself & your community at upcoming events

By Health & Senior Services Librarian Rose Barnes Happy January 2024! The year is new, and the weather is cold. But luckily there are so ...