Teen Services Blog

  • Mobile Library Program is Canceled due to low sign ups.

    Stop in to see what the library has to offer for you while on the go. This program will focus on the use of smartphones to access library resources. See how to download e-books and audio books directly to your phone without a computer with MyMediaMall's app. Also, see how to access the library catalog and renew books with the LibraryAnywhere app. For those without smartphones, we also have a reference service where you can ask your questions with text messages. The program will be on Monday, October 10 from 7-8 P.M. - MA The program is canceled due to low number of sign ups.

    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 www.glensidepld.org.

  • 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.

  • Classics Retold

    Enjoy three new takes on classic literature.


    Juliet Immortal by Stacey Jay

  • Video Games Relocated

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

  • Sequels on Order for October

    These sequel and series titles are now on order. A few of them come out in November or later.

    Addie on the Inside by James Howe

    Addie on the Inside

    by James Howe

  • Revisiting Favorite Young Adult Books - Behemoth

    Blog posts on our old website are no longer available. Your young adult librarian will be revisiting the books that were on her list of Favorite YA Novels of 2010.

    In honor of Spotlight on Steampunk...

    Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld

    What I wrote before:

  • Spotlight on Steampunk

    The teen program Spotlight on Steampunk is tomorrow after school. For those of you who like this genre, here are a few young adult titles.