Teens

The Indian Prairie Public Library is THE place for teens! From study spaces to exciting programs, we have the resources for you to learn, volunteer, and so much more!

How do you want to use the library?

Get ready for school:
Home Hacks: Using World Book Online
Monday, Aug. 29, 7 p.m. Reserve Your Seat.

Aug
17

Introduction to Machine Embroidery

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Maker Studio - 1st Floor

Aug
17

CANCELED: Writing for College

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room 2 - 2nd Floor

Aug
20

Wet Felting Basics & Felted Soap

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room 2 - 2nd Floor

Aug
20

What I Wish I Knew Before College

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room 1 - 2nd Floor

Online Resources for Teens

Stream a variety of movies and documentaries.

Stream music and movies, plus listen to audiobooks and read books.

Listen to audiobooks and read books.

Read popular magazines.

Get free tutoring, take practice tests, and use the free writing lab.

Get access to dozens of databases for your research and information needs.

Meet the Teen Programming Librarian

Sarah Z.

Sarah loves magical realism, fantasy, and humor. Her two top books include Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie Mclemore and The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill. Her favorite bands include Florence + The Machine, Led Zepplin, and Rolling Stones. She can't wait to connect with you.

Meet the Teen Collection Librarian

Jordan C.

Jordan selects the books you'd enjoy. Jordan really enjoys romcom books and movies. In her free time, she likes to read, write fiction, and spend time on TikTok.

Get Your Own Library Card

Enjoy free access to eBooks, magazines, audiobooks, music, movies, online research, and more when you log in with your library card! Teens ages 13-17 can apply for a card without their parents' signature.

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