Technology

Man using a laptop

Wi-Fi

We offer free access to our public wireless Internet network. As with the use of any open wi-fi network, we urge patrons to use safe internet practices:

  • Avoid transmitting sensitive personal information
  • Utilize updated antivirus protection on your device
  • Only visit safe and encrypted websites

Public Computers

The library provides access public computers:

  • 5 public computers for adults in the Library Main Room
  • 2 public computers for children in the Youth Department
  • For use with valid library card or valid identification
  • First-come, first-served basis
  • Limited to 45-minute sessions during open library hours up to 15 minutes before closing
  • Equipped with Microsoft Office Suite

*All parents and children 17 and under must adhere to our Internet Use Policy*


Devices

Available for checkout to valid Stickney-Forest View Public Library cardholders.

Mobile Hotspot

Hotspots

  • Cardholders must be age 18 and over. 
  • Three-week checkout

Chromebook

Chromebooks

  • In-library use only

Android Smartbook

Smartbooks

  • Android-powered tablets with built-in 4G wi-fi
  • Cardholders must be age 18 and over