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Listen to Upcoming Ravinia Artists on Hoopla & Freegal

Highland Park Public Library patrons can enjoy the benefits of borrowing, downloading, and streaming music from our online digital media services Hoopla and Freegal. All you need is your library card! Check out some of the upcoming Ravinia artists you can listen to on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.


It's Not Too Late for Summer Reading!

Our summer reading programs have reached the half-way point, but don't worry, it's not too late to sign up, read and earn prizes!


Louis Zamperini

On the eve of Independence Day, a true American hero has passed away.  Louis Zamperini's life was full of obstacles, achievement, bravery, and forgiveness. Author Laura Hillenbrand vividly chronicled his life in the book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption.  Pick up or download a copy of the book or audiobook from the library for some inspiring Independence Day reading.


What do you read next after The Fault in Our Stars?

Have you read all of John Green's books and don't know what to read next?  We have compiled a list of some of John Green's favorite books.  Perhaps you will like them as much as he did.

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Charles Wright named Poet Laureate

Charles Wright has been named the 20th Poet Laureate of the United States of America. He is the author of 24 poetry collections, and his many honors include the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.  Check out some of his books at the library.