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Listen to Upcoming Ravinia Artists on Hoopla & Freegal

Highland Park Public Library patrons can enjoy the benefits of borrowing, downloading, and streaming music from our online digital media services Hoopla and Freegal. All you need is your library card! Check out some of the upcoming Ravinia artists you can listen to on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

The new self check kiosks

The library moved to this new system in hopes of accomplishing a few things. The RFID technology has allowed the library to better track its inventory of DVDs, books, audiobooks, etc. With this feature, the kiosks can check out more than one item at a time, which helps with repetitive motion issues for the staff and can speed up the process.

It's Not Too Late for Summer Reading!

Our summer reading programs have reached the half-way point, but don't worry, it's not too late to sign up, read and earn prizes!

Louis Zamperini

On the eve of Independence Day, a true American hero has passed away.  Louis Zamperini's life was full of obstacles, achievement, bravery, and forgiveness. Author Laura Hillenbrand vividly chronicled his life in the book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption.  Pick up or download a copy of the book or audiobook from the library for some inspiring Independence Day reading.

What do you read next after The Fault in Our Stars?

Have you read all of John Green's books and don't know what to read next?  We have compiled a list of some of John Green's favorite books.  Perhaps you will like them as much as he did.