Please use caution when entering the main parking lot due to water main construction.

UPDATES

UPDATE 01.05.22

  • Services
    • Hours of operation for all buildings remain the same.
    • The library is pausing all in-person programming for the month of January. Please encourage members to check the events calendar at itpld.org/events for program updates.
    • Study rooms remain open for reservations and utilization by members.
    • Masks are required while using the study rooms.
    • The Middle Ground remains open.
    • The ESL Lab will not open until ESL classes return to in-person sessions at a future date.
  • Cook County Mandate – In effect from January 3, 2022
    • Proof of vaccination card with a photo ID is not required to enter the Main Library or the Branch.
    • Vending and coffee machines in the café area are out of order until further notice.
    • Food and eating meals are not allowed in the Main Library or the Branch until further notice.

UPDATE 12.28.21

The main library is closing early on Friday, December 31, 2021, in observance of New Year’s Eve. Hours of operation are 9 am-1 pm.
The Branch is closed on Friday, December 31, 2021, in observance of New Year’s Eve.
The main library and Branch are closed on New Year’s Day-Saturday, January 1, 2022.

Items may be returned to one of the drop boxes outside the library or remote drop boxes:


Available Services

  • Computers
    • Reservations not required. Members can log on to an open computer with a library card or guest pass.
    • 2 youth, 12 middle ground and 18 adult computers are available.
    • 15-minute express internet and printing station is available.
  • Copying, printing, faxing and scanning
    • In-house and remote 
  • Pick up material in the building or at the drive-up
  • In-person seating
  • Study rooms
  • Newspapers and magazines 
    • Magazines may be requested for check-out

unAvailable Services

  • Meeting rentals

FAQS

Where can I return my items?

Items may be returned to one of the drop boxes outside the library or remote drop boxes:

I returned items, but they are still showing up on my account.
It may take up to two days to see the items off your account. Not to worry, fines do not accrue at the library.

Can reciprocal borrowers check out material at ITPLD?
Yes, reciprocal borrowers may check out material. They may also call 847.459.4100, ext. 3 and place holds on items. Holds can also be placed through the catalog. 

Can I donate used books?
Yes! Please bring them in boxes or bags, clearly marked book donations. Donations may be left in the vestibule of the main library.