Library News

  • Stay Home and Explore: Online Cultural Experiences

    Looking for ways to pass some time as you shelter in place? Library staff have compiled this list of cultural experiences - a little something for everyone to enjoy. These websites and links are a quick and easy way to bring entertainment, education and cultural experiences right into your home. Explore and enjoy!


    Arlington Heights Restaurants: The Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce has put together a list of restaurants currently offering carry out and delivery options.

    Cooking Classes with Milk StreetMilk Street is offering 13 cooking classes, which will be free from now through the end of April.



  • Online Learning Resources

    On the library's Online Learning page,, you'll find a wide variety of resources including:
    Need help? Don't worry, will be available throughout any school closures. With, you'll have access to live tutors online to help with math, science, English, social studies and more, as well as standardized tests (ACT, SAT, GRE, etc.) and career help (resume reviews, etc.).

    Gale Courses
    Hundreds of six-week, instructor-led courses on topics ranging from tech skills to creative writing, gardening and starting a business.

    Udemy Video Tutorials

    Gale Presents: Udemy offers over 3500 on-demand video tutorials covering technology (Office, Windows, and

  • Closures, Cancellations and Library Card FAQs

    Updated April 2, 2020, 8:10 a.m. 

    Pursuant to Governor Pritzker's latest order for the State of Illinois to stay at home, the library building will remain closed through at least April 30.  

    All book drops are closed and due dates are extended until we reopen, so please keep your library materials, including any items from our LINKin partners and Interlibrary loans for now.  

    • Due dates are extended until we reopen. Fines will not accrue while the library is closed. Some digital items like eBooks may be renewed or checked out again if there are no holds by other customers. We cannot extend digital due dates. Please manually return digital items as soon as you have finished using them so



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