Staff Profile

Jane Hanna

Communications and Multimedia Engagement Manager

Communications and Multimedia Engagement

Jane manages the Communications and Multimedia Engagement department, overseeing a team of expert media production, graphic design, and content professionals who work together to produce an outstanding print, web, and social media presence for the library. She's an experienced writer and editor with a background in arts marketing and museums. She's also a music teacher and performer.


Blog Posts

Winter Reading Is Here

The weather outside may be frightful, but reading is always delightful!

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No More Overdue Fines on Youth Materials

On May 1, overdue fines on youth materials went away.

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Bookmobile 60th Anniversary

Sixty years ago, on Tuesday, November 11, 1957 at 10am, the Skokie Public Library bookmobile began service making its first scheduled stop at at Estes and Leclaire.

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Lists

Kill Your Idols: Punk Memoirs

Some loud books about loud people from in and around the CBGB's scene.

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Hack the Planet

What's the clacking sound? It's furious typing on an outdated keyboard! With improbable graphics and interfaces, ridiculous raver fashions, and a whole lot of Jolt cola, these movies invite you to jack into a slick, sometimes silly world of ones and zeros. Thanks to my cool colleague Sharon for her contributions to this list. You're elite!

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A Night in Venice

The canals, the music, the food—Venice is a one-of-a-kind city that has served as the backdrop for many movies, TV shows, and books. Here's a small gondola full of our favorites.

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Morbid Microhistories

Death! Disaster! Destruction! Disease! These titles offer a focused look at some slightly darker subject matter. Not for the faint of heart—or stomach.

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