Notice 8/23/21: Per Cook County Department of Public Health, masks are required for everyone indoors, whether vaccinated or unvaccinated. 
Disposable masks are available at service desks.  If you cannot wear a mask or are not ready to visit at this time,
please use Curbside Pickup, Home Delivery, our Digital Collections, or contact us to see how we can assist you.  Thank you.

 
 
 
On October 19, our SWAN Catalog is getting an upgrade with:

Smart suggestions
More relevant results
Item availability at a glance
Grouped items
and more!

Try out the new catalog here, or visit the SWAN site for more information and guides.
Oct. 19 - New Catalog

On October 19, our SWAN Catalog is getting an upgrade with:

  • Smart suggestions
  • More relevant results
  • Item availability at a glance
  • Grouped items
  • and more!

Try out the new catalog here, or visit the SWAN site for more information and guides.

We want to hear from you!  How are we successful? How can we improve?
Take our survey and your input will help us create the Library's Strategic Plan for 2022-2025.
Thank you!

We want to hear from you!  How are we successful? How can we improve?

Take our survey and your input will help us create the Library's Strategic Plan for 2022-2025.

Thank you!

Virtual MidKids Read: Séance Tea Party

Grades 3-6
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 4 p.m.

Pick up a copy of the book Séance Tea Party by Reimena Yee, read it and discuss it over Zoom with others who read it too!

Sign up to get the Zoom link!

Never miss a new release from your favorite author!
You choose the authors, we do the work and put them on hold for you.  
Click here to sign up today.
Bestsellers Club

Never miss a new release from your favorite author!

You choose the authors, we do the work and put them on hold for you.  

Click here to sign up today.

PNG Online Classes for Teens

Technology classes for teens are back at the library!

Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 4pm

Space is limited. Sign up today!

More information.

1 2 3 4 5

Graphic for Library's Digital Collection, free with your library card.  Click this graphic for info, guides, and apps, or choose one of the services to the right to get started right now.

Logo for Libby by OverDrive, which offers eBooks, eAudiobooks, and Video with your library card.
Logo for Libby by Axis360, which offers eBooks and eAudiobooks with your library card.
Logo for Flipster, which offers digital magazines with your library card.

New Materials

New Materials

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

VIEW ALL »

Monday, October 18, 2021 - All Day

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Graphic that says "The Library is now... Fine Free! Click here for more information..." with an illustration of a bookshelf under the text. 

Peter N. Silvestri Cultural and Learning Center | Serving Elmwood Park Since 1936