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. 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. Finally, if you are interested in discovering your family history then click on Heritage Quest. 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.
Devil in the White City
Chicago entertainer and historian Clarence Goodman will thrill you with the sights of our first World's Fair and disturbing stories of H.H. Holmes, America's first serial killer on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 2 p.m. Please register for this program by calling the Whiting Public Library at 659-0269 x110.
The Airborne on D-Day
Robert Mueller will present Airborne on D-Day at the Whiting Library on Saturday June 4, 2016 at 2 p.m. This program focuses on the men of the US 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions who, in the early hours on June 6, 1944, performed the most hazardous of military operations, as paratroopers were dropped into enemy territory during the night. Please register for this program by calling the Whiting Public Library at 659-0269 x110.