Comprehensive music reference.

Comprehensive index to online exhibits of thousands of artists.

Find artistic objects from different time periods.

Searchable, hypertext version of the printed work.

(University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) Styles include the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Modern Language Association (MLA).

Based on the book by Paul Brians.

The complete works of William Shakespeare on-line and Bartlett’s familiar Shakespearean Quotations.

Chicagoland resource for the creative community.

William Strunk’s Elements of Style.

Encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, and legend.

Classical music site that is organized by eras and composers.

Explanation of what words mean.

Includes definitions of sentence parts, rules for comma usage and other punctuation marks, plurals, possessives, capitalization and lots more.

The official database for Broadway theatre.

Comprehensive film and television resource.

Resource for locating plays in anthologies.

Enter the ISBN of a book and chose a citation style.

Theater news, personalities, or planning to attend a production.

Watch full-length documentary films for free.

Art auctions, private sales and art-related financing activities.


Lastest Events

Children’s Summer Reading Rev Up – Join us as we introduce you to this years summer reading theme ,a universe of stories. The Unique Twist Balloon Artist will be here for a performance that is not your average balloon show. All ages welcome, registration is required.
6/4 & 6/5 @ 9:00am –1:00pm   Auto insurance premium discounts for participants. Registration is required. Fee:$15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members.  
Mondays,  6/10, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8 – Grades 4 – 8 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm.  Grades 1 – 3 @ 5:00pm – 7:00pm  This instructor-led program introduces children to the joys of preparing and cooking food that is both nutritious and delicious. Registration is required, 20 children max. per session.  
Bring the whole family to the library to enjoy a movie, popcorn, and refreshments. No Registration is required. All movies will begin at 1:00 pm.
Wednesday, 6/12 @ 10:30am  In following with our summer reading theme, we will be visiting the planetarium at Joliet Junior College to experience ”The Solar System”. This show is about the sun,  planets, plutoids, dwarf planets and other objects that orbit the Sun. The presentation   is continually updated to remain current and concludes with a
Toddlers and their caregivers can explore and play with different toys and sensory materials each week, develop fine and gross motor skills, as well as social interaction and language skills. Caregivers must accompany child during program. Recommend for ages birth-four years. Registration required.