Welcome to the Trinity Library


 

Library Staff

Lori McGreal
Library Director
708-453-9340

 Hours

Monday – Thursday
7 am – 5pm

Thursday – Friday
7am – 3:30pm

Online Resources
Always available

Mission Statement

In harmony with the Trinity High School mission to challenge young women to pursue faith, truth, and knowledge, the Library supports both students and faculty within the curriculum in an atmosphere that encourages thinking and questioning. The Library strives to foster the development of an intellectual curiosity that leads to lifelong learning.

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News and Events

The Trinity Library hosts numerous events throughout the year ranging from author visits to student film premieres to festivals and poetry slams

  • eRead Illinois – Digital Reads for Recreation
  • Abraham Lincoln Award – Trinity’s Abe Babes
  • Heartbreak Cafe
  • Author Brigid Pasulka Visits Trinity
  • Best of the Books – Student book reviews
Resources

The Library has both print  (10,000+ books and periodicals) and digital (1,400 newspapers, millions of articles from reference books and journals, hundreds of classic and modern works of fiction) holdings.  Students may check out books or read many of the same books online or on one of the Library’s Nooks.

Technology

The Library includes a classroom area with an LCD projector and presentation podium.  Faculty and students can reserve this area for presentations, film viewing or meetings.  There are 12 computers available in the Library for student use.  Students may check out Nooks, cameras, camcorders, and recording equipment through the technology department.

Policies

The library is available for use throughout the day for research, quiet study, photocopying, computer usage as well as to check out and return library materials.