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hoopla digital is here!

Feb 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Welcome

hooplamosaic-01 for webInstantly borrow free digital music, movies, TV shows, and more 24/7 with your library card! Download the free hoopla digital mobile app or visit to begin enjoying thousands of titles available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to your smartphone, tablet, and computer. Dive right in and get started or visit our hoopla page for more information.

Flipster: Digital Magazines with Your RFPL Card!

Feb 12th, 2015 | By | Category: Welcome

flipster_logo_webThe RFPL has added Flipster!  With this great new service, you’ll be able to read the latest issues of dozens of popular magazines curled up with your mobile device or on your computer.   Check out The Atlantic, Cooking Light, Forbes, People, Real Simple, Week and many more!  All you need is your RFPL card! It’s fast, free, and easy. Click here to started.  Or, click here for some helpful tips.  If you have questions or need assistance, just ask a librarian!


Feb 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Current Events, Welcome

Due to the winter storm, the River Forest Library will be closed Monday, February 2nd. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Help the library! Take our survey.

Jan 17th, 2015 | By | Category: Welcome

Please take a moment and click here to complete our short online patron survey about your most recent experience at the library. Your responses will help us evaluate current collections, programs and services. Paper copies of the survey may also be found in the Library. Thank you for your feedback.



Stories with Santa! Saturday, 12/13, 10 AM-3 PM

Dec 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

Santa is visiting RFPL! Our annual holiday program for children features stories and crafts with our talented librarians and visits with Santa upstairs by the fireplace. Pictures taken with Santa will be posted on our Children’s blog after the event. Bring your camera to have a keepsake of your own! This is a drop-in, free, fun family program.