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Wood Dale Public Library
520 N. Wood Dale Road
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Phone: 630-766-6762
Fax: 630-766-5715
Email: Contact Us!
Email: Board of Trustees

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Library Hours
Monday - Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday (From Labor Day to Memorial Day)
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Resume & Online Job Search Help
Saturday, February 6 at 10:30 a.m.

Cypres Resume ButtonStop by for help with your resume or online job application. Plug your basic information into Cypress Resume builder to effortlessly create a professional resume in minutes. Click here to sign up for this program.

Add Color to Your World
Saturday, February 20 at 2:30 p.m.

Colored pencils arranged in a star pattern.Have you heard about the new craze of adult coloring? Join us for an afternoon of coloring and aromatherapy, and reduce your stress and anxiety with this relaxing activity. Coloring sheets and supplies will be provided. At the end of the program there will be a drawing for fun coloring supplies! Click here to sign up for this program.

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Year Round Reading Program
January 1 - December 31
Read for the Win!

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Online Payments for Fines & Fees
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Gale Courses: Lifelong Learning Online


  News from the Stacks

Year Round Reading Program
Read for the Win!

January 1 – December 31
Year Round Reading Program 2016 ButtonThe Library is your lifelong learning partner year-round. We’re proud to
announce our reading programs are now a year-long reading adventure
filled with incentive prizes all year-round. Reading is an important
life skill needed for winter, spring, summer and fall. Whether you’re
reading print, streaming, or downloading an item from any of
our library collections, it’s learning that counts for our program. So, get ready to Read for the Win!
Adults – Get ready for Read for the Win Library Challenge. Sign up
in person or online to receive your incentive prize, and a bookmark
listing more than 40 different types of topics to discover. Read, watch,
or attend a program and check that item off the list. Want to design
your own reading challenge as in the past? That’s okay, too. Whatever
you choose, for every 10 items you log, you’ll receive an amazing
reading prize. Be a learning leader and Read for the Win with us
this year!
Children – Readers are Leaders, so get ready to Read for the Win with
our year-long reading program. You’ll receive prizes for every 5 hours
you read. During the school year, we’ll have cool school supplies to
choose from our treasure chest. Glittery notebooks, funky pencils,
fun-shaped erasers, fancy colored gel pens and more! During the
summer earn the 5 hour prize bags filled with fun items to fill your
summer days. Reading is a skill needed year-round, so get ready to
Read for the Win.

What’s the hoopla about?

Hoopla ButtonThere’s no jumping through hoops finding library material with hoopla’s one-stop online resource center. With downloadable or streaming movies, books, graphic novels, and music, hoopla has something for everyone. Each library card holder is eligible to check out 8 items per month from this service. Check out and see what the hoopla is all about.

Automatically Easier with Auto-Renewal

The Library understands how busy life can be. To make using the Library automatically easier, the Library has a new program that automatically renews eligible library materials. Eligible materials are items without holds and haven’t reach their maximum renewal limit. For more details about this program, pick-up a handout today at the Library or click here to print your own.

Highlights from the FY2015 Annual Report

Programs & Attendance
Type Number Attendance
Adult 109 2,041
Young Adult 41 710
Children's Programs 546 13,499
Total 696 16,250

Resources Owned
Type Format Number
Book Print 76,184
Book eBook 59,716
Audiobook Physical Unit 4,030
Audiobook Downloadable Unit 28,843
DVDs Physical Unit 8,208
DVDs/Videos Downloadable Unit 489
Total Resources 177,470

Use of Resources
Type Circulation
Books 143,070
DVDs/Videos 44,814
Audios (Includes music) 3,914
Magazines/Periodicals 8,786
Other 3,418
Total 204,002

Use of Services
Service Use
Computer Sessions - Internet & Early Learning 25,108
Database Searches 53,406
Library Attendance 151,584
Public Meeting Room 260
Public Printing/Scanning 13,245
Reference Questions 36,712
Total 280,315
 

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New - Flipster Digital Magazines

Wood Dale library card holders can access a
selection of their favorite digital magazines
using Flipster™ digital magazine service.
Current and past issues of high quality digital
versions of popular magazines can be viewed from your computer or
downloaded to your favorite mobile device. The Library’s Flipster subscription includes:

Car & Driver Chicago Elle
Food Network Magazine HGTV Magazine Prevention
Ranger Rick Real Simple Rolling Stone
Seventeen ShopSmart Sports Illustrated for Kids
Twist Us Weekly Yum Food & Fun for Kids









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