Our mission is to enrich life for all of Elmhurst by providing opportunities
to connect, create, and explore.
Elmhurst Public Library, a trusted place at the heart of the community, champions library use by providing the support, resources, and space for all to:
• Pursue a Love of Reading • Connect with Others
• Access Information • Cultivate Curiosity
• Explore Interests • Create and Innovate
EPL prioritizes making all patrons and staff feel valued, respected, and inspired by recognizing that everyone has unique interests, talents, skills, and abilities. Access, inclusion, fiscal responsibility, and awareness are fundamental to all our Library functions, collections, services, and initiatives.
SPACES: Meet • Relax • Create • Work • Play • Discover
PROGRAMS: Experiences • Learning • Connecting • Entertainment
COMMUNITY: Partnerships • Support • Advocacy • Enrichment
RESOURCES: Collections • Services • Staff