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.


This winter & spring the Library will be crafting its Strategic Plan 2022-2025, and we would love to connect with you to hear about you and your family's needs & interests—not only in relation to the Library, but in what you value in our community.  This will help us create a road map to update our services to best meet the needs of you and the community. 


We want your voice to be heard, so please take our survey:  Online  |  PDF


Queremos escuchar de usted. Gracias por tomarse el tiempo para llenar nuestra encuesta del plan estratégico. 

Agradecemos sus comentarios:  En línea  |  PDF


Chcemy usłyszeć od Ciebie. Dziękujemy za poświęcenie czasu na wypełnienie naszej ankiety dotyczącej planu strategicznego. 

Dziękujemy za komentarze:  Online  |  PDF


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Past Strategic Plan

Right before the pandemic, the Library completed its 2016-2019 Strategic Plan, and was pleased to have created new spaces, activities, collections, connections, and opportunities for the community. 

Visit our Strategic Plan 2016-2019 page for more information and highlights.




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