Media Library! Our new
downloadable audio/e-book service...
best-selling digital audio/e-books 24/7 to your PC
at home, in the office, or from anywhere in the
world. You can transfer titles to your portable
device and many can be burned to CD to listen on
eMediaLibrary, powered by OverDrive, offers a
new look to the former ListenIllinois website,
but the same, friendly user experience.
Readers Advisory Services include:
Maintaining an excellent collection of classic and
A public service desk located in the Fiction area staffed
by persons interested in helping patrons to select the "right" book for the
A Home Bound Delivery Service for those patrons
physically unable to visit the library
Monthly book discussion groups
Book display areas with a variety of selections
offered to the public
NoveList -- Your guide to Fiction -- Besides
locating books to read, users can learn more about books and
authors through Feature Articles, Book Discussion Guides, and
BookTalks. These features have been developed specifically with
NoveList users in mind, offering support for librarians, teachers,
and individual readers -- Just
click on the icon! (For information on remote access Click
Delivery Outreach Service
Those wanting Home
Delivery Service must:
Reside in the Lisle Library District
Own (or acquire) a valid Lisle Library card
Be unable to get
to the Library due to disability or situation which prevents visiting
person for an extended period of time
To request service, call
the Readers Advisory desk and ask for Linda Anderanin at (630)
971-1675 or email Linda
Currently, books are delivered and picked
up by volunteers every other Wednesday.
Please check out our online
calendar for exact dates/times.
on Fiction Book Discussion Group (2nd Thursday of the month, unless
MAF -- Murder Among
Friends, Mystery Group (3rd
Thursday of the month,
unless otherwise indicated)
Fiction/Fantasy Exploration Group (4th Thursday of the
month, unless otherwise indicated)
the Facts, Nonfiction Book Group (3rd Wednesday of
the month, unless otherwise indicated)
for the Day, Daytime Book Group (1st Monday of
the month, unless otherwise indicated)
groups begin at 7:00 pm
group begins at 11:00 am
reading lists found on corresponding blogs -- see below!
The facilitators of
Lisle Library's book/film groups have created 6 unique online
discussion forums -- each tailored to the groups that meet here at
the library. Please click on title link and join us virtually.
OUT OUR NEW BLOGS/FORUMS!!!
the Facts Book Group: Affiliated with Lisle Library's
nonfiction book group, this is a forum for discussions, and
also has info on events/authors of interest.
SF/F Exploration Book Group: Welcome to a place to discuss Science
Fiction/Fantasy book group selections, what we're reading,
ourselves, and keep up with upcoming events, author info, and
On Fiction: Meets
the second Thursday of every month at the Lisle Library
District to share our thoughts on the latest books we read.
Among Friends Mystery Book Group: Pull up your virtual
armchair & talk about group book selections, authors,
events, & all things of a mysterious nature we can come up
Between Frames Film Group: This adult services film
club shows classic, cult, and current movies picked by
members. Attendees must be 17 years or older.
Booked for the Day,
Daytime Book Group: We read, discuss both fiction and
nonfiction...join us for an ever-diverse forum!
All postings are
public, thus viewable by the entire Web community. We encourage
the personal expression of opinions, but ask that anyone posting
please be respectful of the opinions of others. Content is
moderated by the Lisle Library District. We reserve the right to
remove any objectionable content posted at any time, without
take the time to visit our Large Print aisles at Lisle
Winners for Literature
National Book Award
Prize -- The UK's largest literary prize for Fiction written
Awards -- Mystery
Poe Award Winners -- Mystery
Nebula Awards -- Science
Hugo Awards -- Science
More Information, contact the
Connection Desk @ (630) 971-1675
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Lisle, Illinois. All Rights Reserved.