Masks are now optional when visiting the Library. The Library follows the State of Illinois mask requirements and recommendations.
The Library’s outside book drops and self-service return slots in the Lobby are now open!
Reserve your 2nd Floor Study Room. There are rooms that accommodate 1-8 people.
Kids’ Library Study Rooms on the first floor are also open. Please call (630) 279-8696 or stop by the Kids’ Help Desk to reserve a room.
Reservations can be made up to three months in advance. Rooms accommodate up to 45 people. Visit our Meeting Rooms page for details.
Virtual Meeting Rooms are also available. Visit elmlib.org/videochat for information and to make a reservation.
Reservations are recommended but drop-ins are welcome. More information here.
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Creative Studio A is open. Drop-ins welcome. Call, text, email, or chat us with any questions or to make a reservation.
The Lexicon Cafe is open Monday-Friday 9 a.m. 6 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday.
The Library takes community health seriously. We are actively monitoring COVID-19 (coronavirus) news and taking into consideration the latest recommendations from public health experts. For more information regarding changes at the Library, see the Library’s COVID-19 updates.
Updated March 28, 2022.