Teen Services Blog

What's Your Sin?

AWWWW YISSSS! Some new manga is coming to The Urbana Free Library that I am SO EXCITED ABOUT, YOU GUYS!

<3 When Dimple met Rishi <3

When Dimple met Rishi cover imageDimple Shah has a plan for her life.  Go to college for computer science and follow her passion for coding.  Use her knowledge to make apps that will help people and become famous like her coding heroes.  Romance is not in those plans.  Her mother's desire for her to meet and ma

Teen Summer Reading @ The Urbana Free Library


This summer, make time to read the books you love and win prizes just for reading!  Read books of your choice (including eBooks and audiobooks), and attend fun programs. Get ready for Reading by Design!

Comics and More Comics This Weekend*

Okay, ladies and gents, the first point I’d like to make (in my hypothetical argument with an imaginary person) is that comics are *not* ju

Teen Job Hunting/ Career Resources


Looking to get started on career planning? The library has many tools to get you on the right path!

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give cover artWell, I think I may have just read one of the best books written. Best DEBUTS written. Angie Thomas is a born master at what she does, and this book is so timely I can’t even. I actually. Can’t. Even.