• For Adults
  • For Kids
  • For Teachers
  • For Jr. Teens
Printer-friendly version/Text-only Print this page

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

Like us on Facebook Connect on Twitter Follow us on Instagram Review us on Yelp Read the library blog Connect on Google Plus Visit us on Foursquare


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

NOTE: The library will close early at 5pm on Tuesday, July 11, 18, and 25 for the Elk Grove Summer Concert Series.

Holiday Closings

December 31New Year's EveCloses early at 1pm
January 1 and 2New Year's DayClosed all day
April 16EasterClosed all day
May 28 and 29Memorial Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
July 4Independence DayClosed all day
September 3 and 4Labor Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
November 23ThanksgivingClosed all day
November 24Tree Lighting CeremonyCloses early at 5pm
December 24 - 25Christmas Eve and Christmas DayClosed all day

  • Call the Library at
  • (847) 439-0447

  • Circulation at
  • extension 221

  • Adult Services at
  • extension 271

  • Youth Services at
  • extension 267

  • Computer Lab/Periodicals at
  • extension 224

  • Administration at
  • extension 239

Library Board of Trustees & Director

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

Contact Library Board Members at library@egvpl.org

Debra Nelson, Director
Phone: (847) 725-2178
Email: dnelson@egvpl.org

2015-16 Final Audit (PDF)

Board Meetings
The following are MP3 files of each Board Meeting. Click the dates to listen.

January 3
February 7
March 7
April 4
May 2
June 6

July 5 New audio recording
August 1
September 5
October 3
November 7
December 5

Map & Location

Get directions: To here | From here | View Larger Map

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:

Last updated: July 7, 2017

Accessibility | XHTML 1.0 Transitional | CSS 2.1 | Section 508 | WAI-AA WCAG 1.0 | Site Index | Feedback