Countdown to 19 Libraries Joining SWAN

A West Chicago Public Library Reader shares the excitement of an expanded SWAN catalog. We are in our final days of preparation and data loading in adding 19 libraries to

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Glen Ellyn Public Library – Spreading Our Wings

Glen Ellyn Public Library’s website provides an update for library users on joining SWAN. Remodeling circulation and meeting spaces is also underway, making the library extremely busy and exciting.  Stop in

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#SWANspotting

Keep an eye out for inflatable swans. If you follow Twitter or Instagram, consider using the #SWANspotting hashtag. Residents of St. Charles experienced #SWANspotting on March 10th at the annual

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2018 Membership Map

Check out our updated SWAN membership map, including all 97 of our members in 2018! Click here to view the full SWAN Map 2018

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SWAN Moves to New Location

Since its origin in 1974, SWAN has had a place in the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) Burr Ridge office. This close-knit community has received the benefit of RAILS’

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Franklin Park Public Library District Joins SWAN

The Franklin Park Public Library District is the newest member of the SWAN community, joining 78 other libraries in promoting resource-sharing and accessing a collective library catalog of more than

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SWAN Welcomes Lansing Public Library to Consortium

Lansing Public Library patrons can expect to see a much larger collection of materials in their catalog today—about 8 million items are now available to the Lansing community, as well

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