Did you know you can now read DC Comics on your smartphone or tablet using the Hoopla app. You can select from many excellent titles starring your favorite characters like Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, or when they team up in The Justice League. You will also receive access to classic works like Watchmen, V for Vendetta, and The Walking Dead. Simply go here and click on Downloadables.
Information and Reader Services
Want to eliminate household or business paperwork, be green and protect your identity? Bring your documents to be shredded (3-4 boxes per person) and unwanted electronics to the Shred Event with Electronic Recycling co-sponsored by The American Enterprise Bank and the Highland Park Public Library. This event will be held on Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the American Enterprise Bank Highland Park Branch, 1725 N. McGovern St.
What Documents to Shred
• Bank Statements (1 year except for tax filings)
• Canceled Checks for cash or nondeductible expenses
• Insurance policies that have been renewed
• Investments statements (monthly, keep annual statements)
• Pay stubs
• Tax records (keep 7 years from filing date)
• Warranties that have expired
For additional information, see Managing Household Records.
Electronics Recycling List
Computer Equipment (laptops, desktops, servers, hard drives)
Peripheral Equipment (printers, fax machines, phones)
Monitors (LCDs- flat screens only)
Telecom & Networking Equipment (routers, phones, switches, network cards)
Mobile & Handheld Devices (cell phones, PDAs, MP3 players, tablets, gaming devices, cameras)
Entertainment Equipment (stereos, DVD players, game consoles, cable boxes)
Items not accepted include batteries, light bulbs, televisions, box monitors or large appliances.
For a complete list of accepted electronics is listed here.
American Enterprise Bank
The American Enterprise Bank has generously sponsored the Library's Summer Reading Program.