Write-On 2020

We are open. Plan your visit.

The library building is open to IPPL cardholders only.
There is a limit to the number of people in the building.
Seating and tables are not available.

  • To use a computer for one-hour, call the library at 630/887-0829.
  • Face masks that cover your mouth and nose are required to enter the building. Social distancing guidelines apply.

Library Hours:

Monday–Thursday: 10 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday: Closed (no in-person, curbside, phone, or chat)
Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: 1- 5 p.m

Find out more about our services

Be The Change, Summer Challenge 2020

Stay Up-to-Date

Check out what programs we have for your littles in the new year! If you want some cozy stories before bed, ch... Read More
If you haven't already, check out what we have created for you and your family to have fun with the libra... Read More
Remote access to Ancestry.com has been extended through the end of March 2021. This is the fifth time remote a... Read More
November 30 • Read Newspapers Online
The library subscribes to two online content providers that will get you text access to the current issue... Read More
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving and A Charlie Brown Christmas will air commercial-free on WTTW Sunday, November 2... Read More

New Materials

Staff Faves


Key & Peele is a sketch comedy show starring—you guessed it—Key and Peele (aka Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele), two comedic geniuses who combined their talents to create a memorable show. The... Read More
Are you enthralled by the beauty, drama, and wit of the newest Netflix phenomenon Bridgerton? Great news—this TV show is based on the bestselling 8-book series about the Bridgerton siblings by Ju... Read More
This beautiful PS4 game takes place in 13th century Japan during the first Mongol Invasion. The graphics do justice to the open countryside and forests that the Last of the Samurai must travel as... Read More


Learn a new language—163 of them to be exact including American Sign Language—with personalized courses through Pronunciator and your IPPL card. Learn more.


Learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve professional and personal goals with Lynda.com and your IPPL card. Learn more.

A person using a tablet

Tech Help

Reserve a 30-minute session to get help with your computer or smartphone. We can assist with email, using the internet, downloading apps, text messaging, and using the camera. Learn more here.

A pile of painted rocks.

Kindness Rocks

It's the 26th anniversary of the Day of Service that celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy. Pick up a kit to make kindness rocks on Jan. 18. Learn more here.