1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025
847-729-7500 • Monday-Friday 9 AM-9 PM
Saturday 9 AM-5 PM • Sunday 1 PM-5 PM
Friday, September 25, 5:30-7 PM
Join us for a Friday Night “Appy Hour.” Library staff will be on hand to demonstrate the many library apps and services that are available FREE for your smartphone, tablet, or portable device. Enjoy appetizers and a live jazz performance by Terra Sounds School of Music & Arts in the Lobby. While parents get “Appy,” kids (ages 4 & up) can have fun in a nearby room with crafts and stories, hosted by teen volunteers. Take a sneak peak of the Library apps, then come learn how to get the most out of them with staff experts. Your RSVP is appreciated. Glenview library card required.
Kits that contain 12 copies of each title plus discussion guides. Perfect to check out for your personal book club.
Multiple copies of specially selected titles are available for your book club.
An online resource for book discussion groups that includes author information, a summary of the book, discussion questions (and answers), resources, and further reading suggestions. Glenview Library card required.
Online resources to help develop and manage your book club.
Start your search with the Glenview Library catalog. Locate materials, manage borrowed items, track interests, and connect with the library community.
Welcome to the Enterprise Catalog System.
Glenview Library cardholders can search for books, periodicals, and other materials from libraries worldwide. Visit the OCLC First Search and look for the WorldCat® link.
Can’t find an item in the collection? Glenview Library cardholders may suggest and item to added to the Library’s collection with this online request form.
Welcome to Personally Yours, an exciting new service that allows Glenview Library cardholders to receive a customized list of book titles prepared by the Library’s Readers Advisory staff. Simply fill out the online reading preferences questionnaire to receive a book list designed just for you.
Explore read-a-like recommendations by title, author, or genre.
Handy resources to guide and enrich your reading experience.
Readers Advisors provide help to patrons with reading suggestions, book lists, book reviews, and author biographies. Fill out an online request form and a Readers Advisor will reply as soon as possible.
Enjoy 5-minute excerpts of book selections sent in your email.
Explore this extensive list of websites covering topical information for the dedicated reader. Topics include book reviews, book club ideas, readers advisory tools, and literary genre information.
The Reader Services blog is updated frequently to help you find a book recommendation, read-a-like suggestion, author information, local literary events, and more. Visit often!
Receive email newsletters that provide reading suggestions for all ages in more than twenty reading interest categories —including direct links to the Glenview Public Library’s online catalog. Sign up here.
A readers advisory resource that assists fiction and nonfiction readers of all ages in finding authors, titles, genres, or “read-a-likes” by subject, author, or plot description. NoveList Plus has full-text reviews, book discussion guides, and links to author websites. Glenview Library card required.
Computer Workshops and eReader assistance to help expand your reading experience.