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The library building is closed with a tentative reopening date of Friday, May 1 to
comply with Governor Pritzker's stay-at-home order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

2019 Summer Challenge: June 1 through August 4. For kids, teens, and adults.

Our expert team put together a variety of resources, especially for you. Find activities and websites for kids and teens. Check back often as we update this information regularly.


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We have great genealogy resources to help you get started. including Ancestry  which has opene... Read More
April 03 • Veterans History Project
Like many people throughout the country, the staff at Indian Prairie Library is working fr... Read More
It may not seem important to think about filing your Census form in the midst of a global pandemic, but i... Read More
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Why would someone create a show about amateur metal detectorists? I put aside my doubts and tuned in. These two oddball Englishmen travel all over the countryside hoping to uncover... Read More
Enjoy this story inspired by the Academy Award winning short film that shows the love a father has for his daughter by learning how to take care of her natural hair. "My hair is mo... Read More
Do you have Animal Crossing: New Horizons FOMO? Fear not! Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is free from the App Store (Google or Apple). Join all your favorite villagers for the ultima... Read More

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Learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve professional and personal goals. Course topics include Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, 3D printing, web design, and much more.

World Book Online

World Book Online

Contains over 10,000 biographies, science experiments, a section in Spanish, and one for kids, and information on how to do research.