Warrenville card holders can now download the free Hoopla Digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers. The collection includes videos, music, eBooks, eAudiobooks and eComics. Titles are available to borrow 24/7, for instant streaming or temporary downloading to smartphones, tablets and computers. Each patron may check out up to five items per month. Questions? Check out our Getting Started guide, ask at the Reference Desk, or call the Library at 630-393-1171 x100. One-hour one-on-one Book a Librarian sessions are available.
Money Smart Week: April 23 – 30
Money Smart Week is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances.Businesses, financial institutions, schools, libraries, not-for-profits, government agencies and the media come together once a year to stress the importance of financial literacy, inform consumers about where they can get help and provide free educational seminars and activities throughout the week. Programming covers all facets of personal finance from establishing a budget to first time home buying to estate planning.
Many events will take place at local libraries. All events are free and open to the public. Warrenville Public Library will host two programs: I-Cash on Monday, April 25, 7 p.m. – English; 7:30 p.m. – Spanish and Basics of Wills & Trusts on Thursday, April 28, 7 p.m. Register for these programs through our events calendar or call 630/393-1171 x100.
Online Resources for Investing
Two valuable online resources for researching investment opportunities are available at no charge to Warrenville Library cardholders. Morningstar Investment Research Center and Value Line Research Center provide up-to-date information that can help you develop your portfolio of investments. Morningstar provides information on stocks and mutual funds for in-depth research and portfolio construction. It also includes access to Morningstar newsletters and educational tools. Value Line’s leading publications cover stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks. This resource includes stock analyst reports and more. Use your Warrenville Library card number and PIN to access both resources at www.warrenville.com > Research > Databases A to Z. For a personal tour of these resources, call 630/393-1171 x100 to schedule a “Book a Librarian” appointment.