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The Martin Luther King Jr Memorial

We suggest: Honoring the life & legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph One of the best known leaders of the civil rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr. preached nonviolence, marched, and ...
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We suggest: New year, new you

After the year that was 2020, we know everyone could use some self-care and recuperation. And what better way to accomplish this than through books ...
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We Suggest Best of 2020: TV shows, movies & music

We Suggest: Best of 2020 TV shows, movies & music

Introducing Oak Park’s Best of 2020, a librarian-curated selection of titles, featuring some of the titles most requested and checked out by Oak Parkers! See ...
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Teen Services Librarian Alex Gutierrez

Meet Alex, our new Teen Services Librarian

Joining our Teen Services team is Librarian Alexander Gutierrez! "I've always wanted to be a librarian and have the opportunity to work with youths because ...
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Tech Tips: Google Drive Basics

Sign up for biweekly Tech Tips emails » By Adult Services Specialist John Gargiulo Do you have a Gmail account? Gmail provides you with access ...
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