Launch at the Library walk-in coworking space

Launching a business?

New business services include a walk-in coworking space, seminars,  online tools, and  one-on-one consultations. 

Oct 18, An Evening with Nnedi Okorafor

An Evening with Nnedi Okorafor

Oct. 18, Nnedi Okorafor, 7 pm

Doors open at 6:30 pm. Watch the livestream at

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Getting Started Workshops

Learn about mobile devices at Wednesday workshops this fall, including Ebooks + More for Android Devices (10/24, 2 pm). 


Launching a business? We want to help.

Our new business services include a walk-in coworking space, speakers, seminars, online tools, and one-on-one consultations with our staff experts.  Now’s a great time to start and grow your business! Read more »

Essie Harris Day is October 9

Mayor Deborah Frank Feinen declared October 9 “Essie Harris Day” in honor of Douglass Branch Manager Essie Harris winning a prestigious state award from the Illinois Library Association.

October News

What do author Nnedi Okorafor, jewelry making, and jazz  have in common? Your library.

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