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.


Teen Events

Mon Dec 29 @ 5:15PM - 06:15PM
Ms. Sophia's Teen Book Club
Thu Jan 15 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
The New Year/ A New Look
Thu Jan 22 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
Open Mic Night
Thu Jan 29 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Wed Feb 04 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
Ms. Sophia's Black History Month Book Club
Thu Feb 12 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
Ms Sophia's Black History Month Book Club
Wed Feb 18 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
Ms. Sophia's Black History Month Book Club