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Welcome to Bibliocommons!

Say hello to our new online catalog!  The new catalog makes searching for books, movies, and music easier.  Keeping track of what you’ve read, watched and listened to is also easier, with virtual shelves.  Did you love something, or hate something?  You can let others know by rating it.  Add tags, comments, similar titles and more.  […]

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Frame It!

Decorate a dazzling picture frame for Valentine’s Day.  Crafter Linda Williams will lead this crafting workshop. Register now! When: Saturday, February 12 2:00-3:30pm Where: 6960 W. Oakton St Niles, IL Find crafting and DIY resources here, on our website. Also check out etsy more inspiration. 0000

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Books: 2011 Award Winners

YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services Association, has announced the winners of several annual book awards this week. The Printz Award honors a book that a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. This year’s winner is Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi.  This adventure is set in a not-too-distant future that has been […]

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Martin Luther King Day

The holidays are over and school and work are back in session.  Don’t forget, though, that another holiday is coming up in just 2 weeks! Martin Luther King Day will be celebrated on Monday, January 17 this year. Learn more about the civil rights leader and the holiday to honor him from The King Center. […]

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Teen Read Week Art Contest Winners

You’ve probably noticed our really cool new blog header above.  It was submitted by our first place artist in this year’s Teen Read Week Art Contest, Christian V! Our other finalists are: Kyle J. Matthew S. Karyn M. Mariana K. Sam P. Tal V. Our seven finalists were chosen by members of the library’s Teen […]

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