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.


WiFi symbol.The Elmwood Park Public Library provides wireless Internet (WiFi) to patrons for free.  To get connected look for the SSID ‘Elmwood Park Public Library’ in the list of available WiFi networks on your device.

The network is compatible with 802.11n/g/b devices and operates in the 2.4GHz spectrum.  The network is open, uses WEP authentication and requires no password to connect.

If you are using a laptop and are having trouble connecting, check that your wireless networking drivers are up-to-date and correctly installed.


Wish you could take our WiFi home with you?  You can!  Check out one of our many WiFi hotspots to take on vacation, to the park, or to just use at home.

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