Library News

This is a comprehensive list of all library news.


Rand Road Branch Closed Tuesday 1/26/16

Our Rand Road Branch is closed today, Tuesday, January 26 due to a power outage. We apologize for any inconvenience. The Main and North Hoffman locations are open as usual.


Art in February

This month, the second-floor gallery walls feature stunning photography captured by professional photographer Tiffany A. Whisler. The school display case, on our first floor, features the art from Quest Academy students created with a variety of media. Come see all these amazing works! South and...


Winter Reading was a Success!

Our reading goal of 3,500 was smashed! The final total was 6,964 books, nearly double of our goal. Thank you to all who participated. This year’s challenge was an opportunity to help the community. If 3,500 books were read by the end of the program, Palatine Bank & Trust would donate $1,000 to...


Tax Forms and Resources

Tax Day is April 18, 2016. Get a head start on filing your returns with these recommended websites. Internal Revenue Service Download, print, and file federal forms Internal Revenue Service - Order Forms and Products Request forms to be delivered to you by mail Illinois Department of Revenue...


UPDATE: Internet Working at Main, Thursday 1/21/16

UPDATE: 1:45 PM - Our internet is back up at Main, and you can access the catalog and our databases again. Thank you for your patience. UPDATE: 10:00 AM - Computers at Main Library and Branches are not available. Access to Library Catalog and Research Resources are affected as well.   The...


UPDATE - Internet at Main Is Working 1/20/16

UPDATE - The Internet at the Main Library is working. We apologize for the Inconvenience   The internet is temporarily unavailable at the Main Library due to an unexpected outage.  Our WI-FI is working. You can connect to the internet with a laptop or mobile device.  We apologize for...