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Thanks to a donation from the North Riverside Public Library Foundation, you can now download as many full-color digital editions of your favorite magazines to your computer, tablet, or smartphone without holds or due dates!

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The Monuments Men and Women: Saving Europe’s Treasures

Come to the library at 6:30pm on Tuesday, September 23 to hear art historian Jeff Mishur of Art Excursions discuss the Monuments Men and Women.  Mishur’s slide lecture will focus on this little-known WWII Allied division of art historians, museum professionals and military personnel who worked to protect Europe’s cultural treasures and repatriate stolen objects during and after WWII.  It also will cover Germany’s cultural climate in the 1930s and 1940s to explain why the efforts of the Monuments Men and Women were so urgently needed and show some of the most significant works of art that were repatriated by the Monuments Men and Women along with some artworks never found.


Teens - Check Out an iPad!

iPad

Thanks to a Best Buy grant, the library has six 4th generation iPad 2s (Loaded with great apps!) available for check out to North Riverside residents ages 12 through 17.

 

To check out an iPad for in-library or home use, please visit the Circulation Desk.