FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF is an occasional feature of the FOUNTAINDALE LIBRARY REFERENCE BLOG. Postings will highlight titles that you might find of interest, but haven’t picked up to read and explore. In addition to the titles that are in the Magazine Area on the 2nd Floor of our library, postings will also includes titles…

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF is an occasional feature of the FOUNTAINDALE LIBRARY REFERENCE BLOG. Postings will highlight titles that you might find of interest, but haven’t picked up to read and explore. In addition to the titles that are in the Magazine Area on the 2nd Floor of our library, postings will also includes titles…

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF is an occasional feature of the FOUNTAINDALE LIBRARY REFERENCE BLOG. Postings will highlight titles that you might find of interest, but haven’t picked up to read and explore. In addition to the titles that are in the Magazine Area on the 2nd Floor of our library, postings will also includes titles…

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF is an occasional feature of the FOUNTAINDALE LIBRARY REFERENCE BLOG. Postings will highlight titles that you might find of interest, but haven’t picked up up to read and explore. In addition to the titles that are in the Magazine Area on the 2nd Floor of our library, postings will also includes…

Hamilton – Discover the Man Behind the Musical at our Free Exhibit in January 2017!

Fresh from a Broadway run in New York, it’s Chicago’s turn to host the groundbreaking musical “Hamilton.”  The Fountaindale Public Library is helping to celebrate the $10 founding father with a special traveling exhibit entitled Alexander Hamilton: The Man Who Made Modern America in the 3rd floor exhibit area from January 9 through February 6, 2017.  The exhibit…

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF is an occasional feature of the FOUNTAINDALE LIBRARY REFERENCE BLOG. Postings will highlight titles that you might find of interest, but haven’t picked up up to read and explore. In addition to the titles that are in the Magazine Area on the 2nd Floor of our library, postings will also includes…

Learning Word 2013 on Lynda.com

As part of the staff here at the Fountaindale Public Library who teach a variety of computer classes to our customers, I’ve taught classes to people in our community for more than a dozen years. There continues to be a demand for this type of service at our library. The classes that we teach here…

LOCAL HISTORY ON HOOPLA

Last year, the Village of Bolingbrook Historic Preservation Commission published a book about Bolingbrook to mark the celebration of the village’s first 50 years. The volume was published by Arcadia Publishing as part of the publisher’s Images of America series. “The Images of America series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns, and cities across the…

Got Chromebook?

Yes we do. Since late May of this year, it is possible to checkout one of our Acer Chromebooks at the 3rd Floor Desk at our library. They are lightweight, have a 15-inch Full HD, wide viewing angle display, 1920 x 1080 resolution, and USB 3.0 for easy transfer of text and data files, photos…