Elk Grove Village Public Library

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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

Departmental Phone Numbers:

  • Circulation - extension 221
  • Adult Services - extension 271
  • Youth Services - extension 267
  • Computer Lab/Periodicals - extension 224
  • Administration - extension 239


Holiday Closings

December 31New Year's EveCloses early at 1pm
January 1New Year's DayClosed all day
March 31EasterClosed all day
May 26 and 27Memorial Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
July 4Independence DayClosed all day
September 1 and 2Labor Day and preceding SundayClosed all day
Upcoming Library holiday closing November 28ThanksgivingClosed all day
November 29Tree Lighting CeremonyCloses early at 5pm
December 24 and 25Christmas Eve and Christmas DayClosed all day

Library Board of Trustees

  • JoAnn Shafar, President
  • Bruce Barnett, Secretary
  • Timothy Burns
  • James J. Colgan
  • Donald Henderson
  • Gilbert Schumm

Contact Library Board Members at

Board Meetings 2013

Library Director

Lee Maternowski, Director


2011-12 Final Audit (PDF)

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: September 3, 2013

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