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The End is Coming!!!

Believe it or not, our winter reading club is coming to an end! Be sure to record your six books by March 1st and pick up a wonderful prize. Thanks to everybody for participating...we hope you had as much fun as we had!

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New Excerpts Available Online

Are you anxious to see all of the new and exciting programs that the library has to offer over the next three months? You'll soon be receiving the new issue of the library newsletter Excerpts in the mail, but in the meantime you can take a look at Excerpts online. Programs on the 1959 White Sox, the Burnham Plan, From Page to Stage programs and some green events for the kids are among the highlights

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Lexis Nexis Now Available

Many of you are familiar with the name LexisNexis from your workplace...now the library offers LexisNexis as well! Our new LexisNexis Library Express database enables you to search legal filings as well as business information from sources like Standard and Poor's and Hoover's, magazines and newspapers such as the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Daily Herald and Washington Post (legal sources are only accessible from within the library).

Visit the databases page of our website to try out this exciting new database, or contact us to set up a personal demo.

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Digitization Initiative in the Pioneer Press

Check out this week's Glencoe News to read all about the library's local history digitization project. In anticipation of our 100th anniversary we decided to launch a project to make local Glencoe history available to the world through the internet. Go to the Pioneer Press website to read more or visit the website for our local history project.

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Kindle at the Library

Perhaps you have seen the news about the new version of Amazon's Kindle e-book reader, released this week. Are you curious to learn what the hubbub is all about? Would you like to see with your very own eyes what it is like to read a book on an e-book reader? Stop by the library to take a look at our Amazon Kindle.

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Valentine's Day Card Shop

On Saturday, February 7 bring the kids (3 years and up) in for a Valentine's Day card shop. They'll supply the imagination and creativity and we'll supply the materials! Drop in anytime between 11am and 2pm. NEW this year...make-your-own-puzzle cards!

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Excerpts is the library newsletter and comes out every three months. It is mailed to every Glencoe resident. Copies of the newsletter are available online (below) and at the library. Please be sure to check the library calendar for program updates.

2017 Issues

March 2017

June 2017

September 2017

2016 Issues

December 2016

September 2016

March 2016

June 2016

2015 Issues

December 2015
September 2015
June 2015

March 2015

2014 Issues
December 2014
September 2014
June 2014
March 2014

2013 Issues
December 2013
September 2013
June 2013
March 2013

2012 Issues
December 2012
September 2012
June 2012
March 2012

2011 Issues
December 2011
September 2011
June 2011
March 2011

2010 Issues
December 2010
September 2010
June 2010
March 2010

2009 Issues
December 2009
September 2009
June 2009
March 2009

2008 Issues
December 2008