COVID-19 Updates

The library will be open for limited hours and services as of July 1. Please see below for details. Need help now? Call us Monday-Thursday, 11am-6pm or Saturday, 12-5pm, at (833)-577-5283 or email us at info@lplibrary.org.

Limited re-opening

As of July 1, 2020 the library will be open for modified hours and services. 

 

Limited hours: Monday – Thursday from 11am – 6pm and Saturday from 12pm – 5pm

 

Services offered:

  • Computer use: 1 hour limit
  • Use of Wifi on personal devices: 1 hour limit
  • Printing/copying/faxing
  • Holds pick up in library lobby
  • In-person reference
  • Real time readers’ advisory recommendations
  • Temporary phone line (833) 577-5283 available Monday – Thursday 11am – 6pm and Saturday 12-5pm

Please note that returned items will be quarantined for 7 days before being checked in. No fines will be assessed for overdue materials. 

Contactless delivery

Home delivery will be discontinued as of Saturday, June 27th. Starting on July 1, residents may pick up their holds in the lobby of the library during modified open hours. If you are unable to enter our building for health reasons, email us at pamela@lplibrary.org to register for our homebound delivery service. To place holds on La Grange Park items, visit the catalog HERE and be sure to select only materials owned by our library.

 

If you are not picky about what you want, fill out forms available at lplibrary.org/kids, lplibrary.org/teens, lplibrary.org/adults  and one of our reader’s advisory specialists will choose items for you!

Get a library card online

Need a card to access our online resources? Fill out this form and you’ll be downloading and streaming in no time! Learn more about what your card can do for you beyond books.

Keep kids and teens busy

Visit our pages for kids and teens for tons of fun things to do!

Remote Notary Services

Need something notarized? We can help! Email us at notary@lplibrary.org to schedule a virtual appointment with our notaries.

New resources available

Download and stream from Hoopla’s huge collection of audio, video, and more.

For the first time ever, Ancestry Library Edition is available from home. Use your library card for access.

Check out these new digital collections and let us know what you think!

Tumblemath K-6 math eBooks

TeenBookCloud Grades 7-12 eBooks

AudioBookCloud Steaming audiobooks for all ages

RomanceBookCloud Steamy romances for adults

Programs cancelled

In order to help stem the transmission of Coronavirus, the library has cancelled all in-person programming for the time being.

Room reservations cancelled

Reservations for library rooms have been cancelled until further notice. The library will reopen room reservations when CDC guidelines deem it safe.

For authoritative information on COVID-19

Visit the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Try Hoopla!

Download the Hoopla app (AndroidiOS) or visit www.hoopladigital.com.

Download eBooks and audiobooks

Download Libby (AndroidiOS) and Axis360 (Android / iOS) or visit www.mediaondemand.org and lppld.axis360.baker-taylor.com

Stream movies

Download Kanopy (Android / iOS) or visit www.kanopy.com