Whiting's Carnegie Library Serving the Community Since 1906
The Whiting Public Library is a service institution. It seeks to inform, educate, entertain, and culturally enrich the entire community by providing books, services, and other library materials free for all to use.
If you want to download an ebook, audiobook, or stream a movie then click on Overdrive or Hoopla. Want to learn a new language why not try Rocket Languages. Likewise, for our younger patrons we have Tumble Books. Sony music's complete catalog of mp3 files is available for you to download at Freegal. If you want to browse through popular magazines then Zinio is the link for you. If you are interested in discovering your family history then click on Heritage Quest. Finally, eSequels lists the most popular series so you can discover a new author or rediscover an enjoyable series of years past.The only thing you need to access these free entertainment venues is a Whiting Public Library card. If you have any questions stop by or call (219) 659-0269 x110.
Clarence Goodman will be at the Whiting Public Library on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 2 p.m. to discuss Chicago's connection with the mob. He will cover in detail the roaring twenties, the prohibition era, Al Capone, and the true story of the St. Valentine's Day Massacre.
HFK Presents will be at the Whiting Library on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 2 p.m. to present a Christmas themed program on Charles Dickens. A staple of any reading list, Charles Dickens' writing has become a part of our everyday language - just ask anyone who has ever been called a Scrooge. Please register for this program by calling the Whiting Public Library at 659-0269 x110.