Click to See Larger ImageVeterans History Project
Are you or is someone you know a veteran of the United States military?
The Stickney-Forest View Public Library would like to create an online library of veterans histories, told by the veterans themselves. Contact the Library to be interviewed by a friend or loved one, or by our Veterans History Project volunteer, James McCraven, a veteran of both the Army and the Navy. Call 708-749-1050 or email us at


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new! SWAN Libraries App
Click the above button for more information and download instructions for the new app that integrates your favorite Library tools!

Register to Vote

You can register to vote in person with a certified registrar at the Library.

ID Needed When Registering in Person
If registering to vote in person, you must display two pieces of identification. Neither needs to be a photo ID, but one must include your current address. Acceptable forms of ID include:

More Information:

Early voting:

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Stickney-Forest View Library will not be an Early Voting site in the 2020 General Election. Please make other arrangements to vote!


Library on the Go

Many of our services are available as apps on your smartphone or tablet. Take your Library on the go! If you need help, you can make an appointment at the Reference Desk.
Android Devices
Apple Devices (You will need access to the Apple App Store)


What Kind of Reader Are You? Fill out this Survey
The 43rd Street Book Club, our adult book club, meets every fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 pm.  Check our calendar for the monthly book selections.