Library Services


BLUEcloud Mobile App is here!

The BLUEcloud Mobile app is now live in the app store.
Download the app
Search for "SWAN Libraries" in the iOS in the App Store or for Android in the Google Play Store.  For more information, click the link below.
https://www.swanlibraries.net/mobile-app

EXPLORE MORE ILLINOIS is here!
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How do I access Explore More Illinois?

Click the icon to get started - Enter your library barcode and password or PIN.

About Explore More Illinois

Library Cardholder Discounts From Museums and Cultural Attractions

The Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) developed a new online program to allow cardholders from participating RAILS libraries to reserve free passes, discount admission, and other incentives from cultural attractions in Illinois, such as museums, cultural centers, zoos, aquariums, gardens, historical societies, etc.

Participating Attractions

  • 1950s Park Forest House Museum / Park Forest
  • Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum / Springfield
  • American Toby Jug Museum / Evanston
  • Central Illinois Connection Center / Chatsworth
  • Chicago Children's Museum / Chicago
  • Chicago Maritime Museum / Chicago
  • Discovery Center Museum / Rockford
  • DuSable Musem of African American History Museum / Chicago
  • Edwards Place / Springfield
  • Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park / Oak Park
  • Homewood Science Center / Homewood
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum / Skokie
  • Kankakee County Museum / Kankakee
  • Kidzeum of Health and Science / Springfield
  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art / Evanston
  • Momence Heritage Days / Momence
  • Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College / Chicago
  • Peoria Riverfront Museum / Peoria
  • Springfield Arts Association / Springfield
  • Viking Ship / Geneva
This list was last updated on May 9, 2019. The list of participating and attractions and their offers are subject to change, Please log into Explore More Illinois to see the most current offerings.

Click here for more information and Frequently Asked Questions about Explore More Illinois.

WIRELESS PRINTING
Click the link to send your wireless print job to the printer.
Black & White printing ONLY - 20 cents per page.


http://www.printeron.net/bridgeview/webprint


 
FAX SERVICES

Bridgeview Public Library will send and receive faxes for $2.00 per page.  International faxes cost $5.00 per page.  Please stop by the Circulation Desk for more information.


COPY MACHINES

Bridgeview Public Library has 2 Copy Machines available for public use.  Color copies are 50 cents each.  Black & White copies are 20 cents each.


SCANNER

Bridgeview Public Library has a scanner available for public use.  You may scan items to an e-mail, a flash drive, a smart phone or tablet, or a Google Drive.  There is no cost to use the scanner.  For more information please stop by the Reference Desk.


COMPUTER GUEST PASSES

Patrons who do not have a library card can purchase a Guest Pass for $2.00 for two hours of computer time per day.  Guest Passes are available at the Circulation Desk.