Library Hours


9:30 a.m.—9:00 p.m.  


9:30 a.m. — 6:00 p.m.


9:30 a.m. — 4:00 p.m.     

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Phone: (708)547-7393

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Bellwood Library subscribes to over 100 magazines and 9 newspapers in print... and hundreds more online.  Read the latest issues in our lower level Magazine Room, or access full-text magazines and newspapers anytime via Internet access with your Bellwood Public Library Card.

Print (hard copy) Magazines and Newspapers


Magazines and newspapers for adults are the lower level of the library, in our Magazine Room. 

Magazines for kids and teens are in the Young Adult Area of the first floor Youth Services Department.

Most magazines can be checked out for seven days.

Online Magazines and Newspapers

Available 24/7 with your Bellwood Library Card, or in the Library during service hours.

Chicago Tribune Current Articles (today back to 1985)

Chicago Tribune Full Issues with Photographs (Jan. 2008 through 3 months before present)

Chicago Tribune Archive (1849-1984)

MasterFILE Premier - Instant access to thousands of searchable full text magazine and journal articles.


Library Events

Just for Kids
Wed Oct 22 @ 4:00PM
- 05:00PM

Fabulous Fiction Book Discussion
Wed Oct 22 @ 7:00PM

Toddler Time
Thu Oct 23 @10:00AM
- 11:00AM

Baby Lapsit Class
Thu Oct 23 @11:15AM
- 11:40AM

Games with Books
Thu Oct 23 @ 4:00PM
- 05:00PM

Anime Fan Club
Thu Oct 23 @ 5:30PM
- 07:30PM

Discover Library eBooks & Streaming Video
Thu Oct 23 @ 7:00PM
- 08:00PM

Computer Classes for Kids
Sat Oct 25 @12:00PM
- 01:00PM

The Process Equals the Product Empowerment Workshop
Mon Oct 27 @ 6:00PM
- 07:00PM

Toddler Time
Thu Oct 30 @10:00AM
- 11:00AM