Adult Services Blog

  • If you are a fan of Percy Jackson, try these ...

    Rick Riordan has declared it Olympian Week in honor of the publication of Son of Neptune. Patrons of all ages enjoy reading the saga of Percy Jackson and the other half-bloods. If you are on the list for the new book, you might like to explore these other library items while you wait.

  • The Closer

    Are you hooked on the TNT TV series The Closer?  Kyra Sedgwick plays Deputy Police Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson who heads up the Major Crimes Division of the Los Angeles Police Department.  Brenda always closes her case though her methods are often questionable.  Even though she is under investigation by Internal Affairs, she is determined to keep doing her job.  Here are some things to look at while you are waiting for all new episodes in November.

  • It's football season

    Cant' get enough football? Consider these movies...

  • Laughter, Meditation and Gratitude program

    Dr. Om Johari will discuss the health, psychological and spiritual benefits of laughter and meditation to increase happiness on Wednesday, October 5 from 7-8:30 P.M.- MA The program is FREE and open to the public. See Adult Services to sign up or call 630-260-1550 for any questions or register online at

  • Improved end cap signage in Adult Services

    The Adult Services staff have been very busy improving and moving around our collections. As the dust settles, we will be adding new and improved end cap signage to the Adult Fiction, YA Fiction and Audiovisual collections. Thank you for your patience!

  • Video Games Relocated

    The video games are on the move! They are now located in the magazine area near the coffee machine. 

  • Use your Kindle to download e-books!

    If you own a Kindle, you're in luck! Our downloadable audio and e-book product, MyMediaMall, is now compatible with your device!!! For more information, click here.

  • If you like the TV series Gunsmoke then you may like...

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  • For Fans of They Might be Giants

    They Might be Giants will be in concert Friday Sept. 23rd at the Vic Theater in Chicago.

    If you can't  get tix but still want to enjoy this off beat band check out the TMBG CD collection here at the library.

    There are even some CDs for the little ones. 

    Can't make it to the library right away? Enjoy this playlist from Spotify  in the meantime.


  • Now Download to the Kindle from MyMediaMall

    MyMediaMall now supports the Kindle. If you have your own Kindle, you can download eBooks from this service starting today. Go to to browse the selection. You check out the items with your Glenside card.

    - nb