Poplar Creek Public Library District

The Library will be CLOSED on Monday, September 1st for the Labor Day holiday.

Main Library
1405 S. Park Avenue
Streamwood, IL 60107
Phone: (630) 837-6800 (Option 1)
Map and Directions

Hours of Operation

Mon - Thur: 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm

Sonya Crawshaw Branch
4300 Audrey Lane
Hanover Park, IL 60133
Phone: (630) 837-6800 (Option 2)
Map and Directions

Hours of Operation 

Mon - Thur: Noon - 9:00 pm
Friday: Noon - 5:00 pm
Saturday: Noon - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm

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Upcoming Events
Tuesday, September 2nd
Storytime! (Ages 3-6)
Tuesday, September 2nd
Historias Para Los Niños (Edades 3-6)
Wednesday, September 3rd
Family Storytime (Ages 3-6)
Thursday, September 4th
Baby Storytime (0-18 mos)
Thursday, September 4th
Storytime! (Ages 3-6)
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Welcome to Poplar Creek Public Library District

Summer Celebration Parade

 

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The Village of Streamwood held its Annual Summer Celebration July 25, 26 and 27. This year’s theme was “roar” to highlight all the wonderful accomplishments of the Village and community members.  This was the 20th anniversary for this event which features food, music, a carnival, and an afternoon parade.  The various parade entries are judged and awards given.  For the third year in a row, the Poplar Creek Public Library has the honor of being awarded the Best Theme Float designation.

 

Check out the new Kindles in the Children's Department!

 

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The monarchs are back in Children's Services!

 

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Matinee Movie of the Month

 

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For more details, including future dates and movie titles, please contact the Media Desk at 630-483-4926.

 

Shoutbomb

Streamwood resident and Poplar Creek Library member Mary Baron won the distinction of being the 500th person to sign up for Shoutbomb. Congratulations Mary!

shoutbombShoutbomb is a text messaging service which allows you to use your cell phone to receive text notices about available holds, items coming due soon, overdue items, and renewable items that you can renew from your phone. Read More.

 

The Edge Initiative

 

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 Click here for more information

 

New scanning station!

 

Have something you need to scan and email?

Or scan to a flash drive?

Try the new scanning station!

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How to find the Perfect Book?

 

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Having trouble finding “that perfect book” to read? Check out the recently compiled list of Notable Books of 2013. In addition to the list, there is a display of these books in the Fiction Department at the main library (1405 S. Park Ave., Streamwood). HAPPY READING! 

 

 

Polish Language Collection

The Poplar Creek Public Library has recently added twenty-five Polish language fiction titles to our collection.  The new titles are shelved next to our Spanish Adult collection on the lower level.  If you need assistance, please check with the Reference Desk. 

 

Safari Books Online

 

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The Safari Books Online Public Library Series offers digital books and training videos in technology. The first of the three modules, Personal and Professional Development Library, covers business skills, leadership, entrepreneurship, communications, finance, and career development. The second module covers Microsoft office products, digital photography, social media, and PC maintenance. The third module offers Beginning Programming, Java, C#, ASP.NET, MySQL, Ruby, Web development, gaming and more.

 

GED Testing Resources

 

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The GED testing resources link (http//:www.gedtestingservice.com/assessment) will provide information on the changes on testing beginning January 1, 2014.  After this date the tests will be revised to prepare students for Workforce and for College Preparation.

 

Tuition Funding Sources

Tuition Funding Sources is now available as a free Internet resource. The website represents 24 years of scholarship research that has produced the largest source of scholarships in the world. Please visit the TFS website for more information.

 

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OverDrive

 


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The Illinois Funds e-pay


Download Audiobooks and eBooks


Live Homework Help


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Federal Depository Library


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