Computers

 

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Adult Computers

We have Four (4) 30 Minute PCs, Eight (8) 60 Minute PCs, and Two (2) 60 Minute MACs

Youth & Teen Computers

We have Two (2) 30 Minutes PCs, Six (6) 60 Minute PCs, and Two (2) 60 Minute MACs

How to Access Our Computers

Access is FREE for Richton Park Library Card holders

Any Other Library Card Holders or People Without Library Cards
Will Have to Purchase a Guest Pass.

Guest Pass Cost

ADULT 30 MINUTES $1.00

ADULT 60 MINUTES

$2.00
YOUTH 30 MINUTES $  .50
YOUTH 60 MINUTES $1.00

Printing

15 cents for Black & White
75 cents for Color

We also offer Wireless Printing with use with your laptop, tablet, and even smartphone.
Print jobs sit in our printer que for 2 hours and then they automatically disappear.

Laptop

Print from Home or Inside the library.
Click Here To Print Documents or a Webpage

 

Smartphone & Tablet
Download the FREE PrinterOn app from your Smartphone or Tablet Store.

Software on Public Computers

PCs:
Operating System: Windows 7
Microsoft Office Edition: 2013; Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Publisher
Web Browsers: Chrome, Firefox, & Internet Explorer

Librarians' Recommend Using Google Chrome

MACs:
Operating System: OS X 10.10
Microsoft Office Edition: 2011, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint
Web Browsers: Safari

WiFi:

We offer wireless access.  
RPWIFI and there's no password.

 

Services

We offer a variety of services for our Adults, Teens, Youth and Computer users.

Adults

Welcome to Adult Services

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Stop by the Adult Services Desk to get help, register for programs, and to book a Study Room.  Study Rooms are 
first come, first serve.  No reservations.

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Need a quiet place to read?  Check out our Quiet Reading Room for Adults  
Need to read the latest edition of a magazine or newspaper, check out our Periodical Collection.
 

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 Read or work on your laptop in our lounge area near the Adult Reference & Paperback collections.  

Check out our Adult New Books, Audio/Visual Collection and Book Display of the Month.

College Corner

College Corner

  

  

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Scholarship Sites

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Scholarships and grants from Student Scholarship Search. Updated daily, Student Scholarship Search is your best resource for finding scholarships!
 

4. FinAid | Scholarships

FinAid's Guide to Scholarships includes information about the best free scholarship searches, unusual scholarships, pretigious scholarships, scholarships etc.


5. Scholarships – List of College Scholarships and Applications

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Information on college scholarships and financial aid, free college scholarship searches, colleges and universities, and college and university admissions ...

 

Scholarships for African Americans

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1. Scholarship Gateway

200 Free Scholarship Gateway | 100 Minority Scholarships | The United Negro College Fund | Hispanic Scholarship Fund.

2. African American Scholarships

Eligible Inst.: US schools. Deadline: May 15. Next Student - College funding made simple 1100 Scholarships for African American Students ...

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This free scholarship search, geared for African-American students, contains more than 300 scholarships searchable by GPA requirement, academic and career ...

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Your esource on Scholarships for African Americans. African American Scholarships are Easy to Obtain.

 

5. UNCF

Scholarships · UNCF/Merck Science Initiative · Gates Millennium Scholarship · National Pre-Alumni Council · UNCF Social Entrepreneurship ...

 

6. Black Scholarships | African American Scholarships | Black Colleges

Free online directory of black scholarships, African American scholarships, black colleges and HBCUs, internships, and jobs. blackstudents.blacknews.com/

 

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National directory of black scholarships and financial aid opportunities ...

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9. African American Scholarships

African American students searching for black scholarships will find a detailed list of scholarships to apply for.

Teen Book Awards

Teen Book Awards

Book Awards

Abraham Lincoln Award
Awarded annually to the author of the book voted as most outstanding by Illinois High School students.

Alex Award
Adult books that appeal to teen readers.

Best Books For Young Adults (BBYA)
Best Teen books selected from the previous year.

Coretta Scott King Award
Outstandingly inspirational books that promote understanding and appreciation of the culture of all people.

Lambda LGBT Literary Awards
Children's/Young Adult LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) nominees. 

Margaret A. Edwards Award
Honors an author's lifetime achievement for writing books that have been popular over a period of time.

Michael L. Printz Award
Honoring excellence in books for teens.

Pura Belpre Award
Celebrating the Latino cultural experience.

Rebecca Caudill Award
An Illinois award for outstanding literature for young people Grades 4-8.

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