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All Forest Park residents (ages 0+) are invited to sign up for a free library card. We offer several ways to sign up. You can choose for your card to be sent in the mail or picked up at the Library’s Vestibule Pick Up Service.

Find out more about your library card, the Fine Free for Now program, renewals, and more here.

When you sign up for a library card in September, you will be entered into a drawing to celebrate National Library Card Sign Up Month.

Sign Up Online

 

Sign up online. Click here. You will get immediate access to digital resources. Your physical card will arrive in the mail soon after.

 

Sign Up by Phone

 

Sign up by phone. Call the Library at 708-366-7171. You will receive immediate access to your library card number to use digital resources. You can have your new card sent in the mail or pick it up at the Library through the low-contact Vestibule Pick Up Service.

 

Sign Up at the Library

 

Sign up in person at the Library. We have created a low-contact method of signing up for library cards within the Library. You will get immediate access to your card. The Library is located at 7555 Jackson Blvd.

 

 

Library Card Resources

Once you get your library card, you will get access to thousands of quality free resources.

 

Books, DVDs, & More

 

All items within the Library (Books, Audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, Outreach Kits, WiFi Hotspots, Graphic Novels, and Magazines.) Search online for items here or see new items and recommendations here. Items can be picked up through the Library’s low-contact Vestibule Pick Up Service.

 

Delivery from Other Libraries

 

Access to thousands of items at one of the 90+ libraries in our consortium. Items will be delivered to FPPL for pick up. Learn how to place a hold here.

 

eBooks

 

Download or stream thousands of ebooks. Your library card gives you access to 2 online platforms: the Libby app powered by Overdrive and Hoopla Digital. For set up info go here or call the Library at 708-366-7171.

 

Streaming Audiobooks

 

Download or stream thousands of digital audiobooks. Your library card gives you access to 2 online platforms: the Libby app powered by Overdrive and Hoopla Digital. For set up info go here or call the Library at 708-366-7171.

 

Streaming Movies & TV Shows

 

Stream thousands of movies and TV shows. Your library card gives you access to 2 online platforms: the Kanopy and Hoopla Digital. For set up help, call the Library at 708-366-7171 or email askus@fppl.org.

 

 

Digital Magazines

 

Download hundreds of popular magazines. Your library card gives you access to RbDigital. For set up, info go here or call the Library at 708-366-7171.

 

 

Streaming Music

 

Stream music for free on your device. Your library card gives you access to  Hoopla Digital. For set up info go here or call the Library at 708-366-7171.

 

 

Online Learning

 

The Library offers several online learning platforms. Take classes on a variety of subjects on Lynda.com or Universal Class. Learn a new language with Mango Languages. See all the options here.

 

Online Research

 

The Library gives cardholders access to several online research sites including Ancestry.com, Reference USA, and Consumer Reports. See all the options here.

 

 

Stay in Touch

Call or Email

 

Call the Library at 708-366-7171 with any questions about your library card. You can also email askus@fppl.org.

 

 

e-Newsletter

 

 

Sign up for the Library’s e-newsletter to find out about services, events, and more. Go to here.

 

Social Media

 

 

Follow the Library on Facebook or Instagram to stay up-to-date on Library news, services, events, and more.