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About the Library

The Elk Grove Village Public Library’s mission is to facilitate the sharing of knowledge among people of all ages by providing various formats in an organized, accessible collection for the purpose of enriching lives through accurate information, reading, and entertainment within an inviting facility.

Contact Information

Elk Grove Village Public Library
1001 Wellington Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-3391

On the web: http://www.egvpl.org
Mobile Site: http://www.libanywhere.com/m/326
Email: library@egvpl.org

Phone: (847) 439-0447
Fax: (847) 439-0475
TDD: (847) 718-0885

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Monday-Thursday: 9am - 10pm
Friday: 9am - 7pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm

Holiday Closings

January 1New Year's DayClosed all day
April 1EasterClosed all day
May 27 and 28Memorial Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
July 4Independence DayClosed all day
September 2 and 3Labor Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
November 22ThanksgivingClosed all day
November 23Tree Lighting CeremonyCloses early at 5pm
December 24 - 25Christmas Eve and Christmas DayClosed all day
December 31New Year's EveCloses at 1pm


Debra Nelson, Director
(847) 725-2178

(847) 725-2150

Adult Services
(847) 725-2171

(847) 725-2176

Computer Lab
(847) 725-2164

(847) 725-2164

Youth Services
(847) 725-2167

Library Board

Board of Trustees

Donald Henderson, President
TR Johnson, Secretary
Bruce Barnett
James J. Colgan
Lee Maternowski
Gil Schumm
JoAnn Shafar

Contact Library Board Members at

Board Meetings | More »

September 4, 2018
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October 2, 2018
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November 13, 2018
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December 4, 2018
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The Library is just 200 yards south of Biesterfield Road on the east side of Wellington Avenue. Turn left in the first driveway between the clock tower and the "Elk Grove Village Public Library" electronic sign.

Other Library Information

Accessibility & Usability Information
Audit Report 2016 - 2017
Friends of the Library
Job Opportunities
Library Board
Library Policy
Patron Satisfaction Survey 2016

Last updated: December 11, 2018

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