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


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

  • NOTE: Due to the Elk Grove Village Concert Series this summer, the Library will close early at 5pm on Tuesdays in July.

Holiday Closings

December 31New Year's EveCloses early at 1pm
January 1New Year's DayClosed all day
April 5EasterClosed all day
May 24 and 25Memorial Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
Upcoming Library holiday closing July 4Independence DayClosed all day
September 6 and 7Labor Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
November 26ThanksgivingClosed all day
November 27Tree Lighting CeremonyCloses early at 5pm
December 24 and 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

Gill Schumm, President
Donald Henderson, Secretary
Bruce Barnett
James J. Colgan
TR Johnson
JoAnn Shafar
Sheryl Stogis

Contact Library Board Members at

2013-14 Final Audit (PDF)

Board Meetings 2015
The following are MP3 files of each Board Meeting. Click the dates to listen.

January 6
February 3
March 3
April 8
May 5
June 2

July 8 New audio recording
August 4
September 1
October 6
November 3
December 1

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 15, 2015

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