Notice

All branches of Palatine Library will be closed on Friday, September 28 for Staff Development Day. The Library will reopen on Saturday, September 29.


You may experience problems requesting items from the catalog. For help please call Library Staff during open hours at 847-358-5881, x100.

STEM Kits

Check out STEM Kits to explore a variety of science, technology, engineering, and math topics. Kits include hands-on activities, learning games, or scientific equipment. 

STEM Kits target K-6th graders and can be checked out for 1 week.

View and reserve STEM Kits.

DIY STEM Activities

Are you waiting to check out one of our Kits? Experiment with one of our DIY activities using common household materials.