• Proviso West Library

    Welcome to Proviso West Library, your place for information access!

    West Library provides access to computers & printer, research materials in print and electronic format, database access (onsite or remote), project supplies, and space to work, read, or study.

    Students may check out up to 3 books for 2 weeks at a time.  (Need something for a longer stretch?  Just ask!)


    Library hours:

    ELOS (per 1): Tuesday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.

    During lunch periods: see the librarian for a pass at the beginning of each day.

    After school: Monday - Thursday, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

     Click HERE to get started with E*books!



Phone: 708-202-6308


Degrees and Certifications:

MA in Library Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign BA in English & Secondary Education from Northeastern Illinois University PADI Certified Open Water Diver

Ms. Shannon Scott

In addition to lots of reading, I enjoy scuba diving, running, cooking, travel, and board games.

Favorite authors: John Fowles, Philip K Dick, and JD Salinger

Favorite young adult authors: Siobhan Vivian, Jason Reynolds, and Jennifer Brown

Favorite places: Rome (IT), Cozumel (MX), and Marrakesh (MR) 

Fun fact: I love islands!