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Our Main Entrance is Now Open!

We’re so excited to announce that our main entrance is officially open! Now you can check-in your materials via our new automated return system. In the photo above our Library Director, Linda Weiss, is checking in a DVD using the … Continue reading

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Name the Sculpture Contest

The Friends of the Niles Library are sponsoring a contest to name our new sculpture. Suggest a name and add an explanation as to why you chose that name by clicking on the entry form link below. Grand Prize: iPad … Continue reading

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Lower Level Now Open!

We’re so happy to announce that the newly renovated Lower Level is now open. What’s in the new Lower Level? Patron and Express Computers Study and Meeting Rooms Technology Training Lab Teen Underground (a space just for teens) Teen Collection … Continue reading

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New KidSpace Program Room

Here’s a sneak peek of the new KidSpace program room. If you look close, you’ll notice there’s two doors to enter: one for adults and one for children. Isn’t that aDOORable? We’ve entered the final stage of the KidSpace department … Continue reading

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Construction Update: Teen Underground, 1st Floor Restrooms

The big reveal of the newly renovated lower level will be in early December. The lower level will be home to study and meeting rooms, computer stations, computer training lab, Teen Underground (space just for teens pictured to the left), … Continue reading

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New Self Check Out Machines

Checking out items at the Niles Public Library just became even easier! On your next visit to the Library, try out our new self check out machines in Circulation and on the 2nd floor (more coming soon). The system translates … Continue reading

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Niles Public Library Unveils 15-Foot Tall Wood Art Piece

The new Niles Public Library sculpture, now located in the renovated Commons area on the first floor, was designed and created by well known Chicago artist Terry Karpowicz. Paid for by the Friends of the Niles Public Library, the artwork … Continue reading

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Take a Look!

Here’s a look at the new vending café and our Friends book sale corner. Both are located in the newly renovated Commons area (temporary home to Circulation). Make sure to grab a cup of Starbucks coffee or a gently used … Continue reading

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Yesterday, the temporary main entrance was relocated to the north side of the building, facing Oakton Court. The book drops are now located to the right of the temporary entrance. The temporary entrance and book drops will be located on …

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On Tuesday, September 17, the main entrance to the Library will be temporarily relocated to the north side of the Library building facing Oakton Court. The book return drops will also be relocated on that side of the building. There …

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