ITPLD Library App

Keep your library at your fingertips by downloading the Indian Trails Public Library app for your mobile device.

Compatible with both Apple and Android devices. Download from the Apple Store or Google Play Store by searching Indian Trails Public Library

When you launch the app for the first time, you will be asked to add a library card. Enter all 14 digits of your library card and the PIN. 


Select Add A Library Card in the top left corner to add family members’ library cards for easy hold pick up.

Self Checkout – Check out books by scanning the barcode. 

Digital Library Card – Left your card at home? Scan the barcode at a self-checkout station or when checking out with staff.

Items Out – Displays your checked out items.  

Holds – Displays items on hold, including the status of being located, shipped, in transit or ready for pick up.

Fees – Displays fees owed to the library, such as damaged or lost material. ITPLD is fine-free for overdue material. 

Reading History –  Displays items that have been checked out previously. Visit and login with your library card number and PIN to turn on your reading history for the first time. 

Event Notifications – Set notifications for events.

Wireless Printing – Send print jobs to ITPLD printers from home and pick up copies at the library.

Welcome SCREEN

screen shot of welcome screen of library appMy Account – Access your record, checked-out items,  items on hold, reading history and more. 

Search the Catalog – Search by keyword and location

Events – View all upcoming events

Downloadables – Access ITPLD’s e-books, audiobooks, movies and TV shows 

Reserve a Study Room – Reservations can be made up to 24 hours in advance.

Visit Us – Hours & locations, wireless and remote printing and more

Self Checkout – Check out items with your phone by positioning the barcode (starts with 31125) in the camera. Select receipt to receive a text or emailed receipt.

Website – ITPLD’s homepage

library information SCREEN

screenshot of library information page on appHours & Location – Current hours and closings

Library Cards – Everything you need to know about library cards

Wireless Printing – How to send print jobs to the library for pick up.

Indian Trails Branch –  Information about the Branch in Prospect Heights

Borrowing – Renewing and returning items, holds and more

Social Media – Connect with us on social media




Common navigation elements. 

Home – Back to the main page

Magnifying Glass Search the catalog

Chat Bubble Contact ITPLD by email or phone

Library Card Digital library card


Call: 847.459.4100, ext. 3 or to set up a free one-on-one session.
Visit: Adult Services Desk for a quick in-person tutorial