Master More with LinkedIn Learning!

Interested in digital design but don’t know where to begin? Feeling burnout at work and unsure what to do about it? Look no further than LinkedIn Learning! It is a valued resource for online learning that offers excellent courses and continues to add new ones regularly! Each course is split into helpful sections so it…

Friends of the Library 2022 Spring Book Sale

Friday, May 13–Sunday, May 15Aspen Drive Library Lower Level, 701 Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills It’s back! This year’s book sale will be both familiar and different—it’s the same sale you know and love, but in a different location with a few new guidelines. An information sheet with a map of the venue, a list of…

5 Unique Ways to Connect with Your Library

April 3-9 is National Library Week and this year’s theme is Connect With Your Library. In this episode we run down five ways to use the library that you may not have known about. Read Bronwyn’s National Library Week blog post Explore the Digital Studios Learn how to sign up for text notifications Visit our Genealogy page Check out Mango Languages and…

National Library Week 2022: Connect With Your Library

April 3-9, 2022 Libraries continue to serve as lifelines for millions during the pandemic and beyond, connecting people to technology, media, programs, ideas, classes, and most importantly, to each other. This National Library Week, learn how Cook Memorial Library can connect you to technology, multimedia content, educational programs – and more! Connect to TECHNOLOGY Access…

Crisis in Ukraine: How to Help

Today, March 23rd, is Red Cross Giving Day 2022. Around the world, the organization’s distinctive red cross has come to symbolize aid and hope during times of disaster. Established over 100 years ago, the Red Cross is an impartial, independent, neutral organization whose mission is to alleviate human suffering. Given the current Russia-Ukraine conflict, we…