The library is open for you to browse and check out items, pick up holds, and use a computer/printer/fax, study room, and the Collaboratory by appointment during the hours below. You can call 847-272-6224 or email us during these hours. What to expect when you visit.
- Monday - Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
- Friday: 9:00am-6:00pm
- Saturday: 9:00am-5:00pm
- Sunday: 1:00-5:00pm
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Scheduled Closures & Late Openings
Emergency closings are listed on our homepage and our Facebook page.
New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1, 2023
Staff Training, Friday, January 20, 2023 (open at 12pm)
Staff Training, Friday, March 10, 2023
Easter, Sunday, April 9, 2023
Staff Training, Friday, May 19, 2023
Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2023
Fourth of July, Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Security Training, Friday, August 4, 2023 (open at 12pm)
Labor Day, Sunday, September 3, 2023
Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2023
Thanksgiving Eve, Wednesday, November 22, 2023 (close at 6pm)
Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23, 2023
Day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 24, 2023
Christmas Eve, Sunday, December 24, 2023
Christmas Day, Monday, December 25, 2023
New Year’s Eve, Sunday, December 31, 2023
New Year’s Day, Monday, January 1, 2024
Location & Directions
We are located at:
1201 Cedar Lane
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
From the North:
Waukegan south to Shermer. Right on Shermer to the stoplight at Church. Right on Church. Street curves past Sunset Foods. Go under the train underpass. Library is on the left side on the next corner.
From the West:
Lake-Cook Road or Dundee east to Pfingsten. Right (south) on Pfingsten to Cherry. Left (east) on Cherry. Library is on corner of Cherry and Cedar just before the train underpass.
From the Southwest:
294 north to Willow. Right (east) on Willow to Pfingsten. Left (north) on Pfingsten to Cherry. Right (east) on Cherry. Library is on corner of Cherry and Cedar just before the train underpass.
From the South (Chicago):
North on Edens (94) to Willow. Left on Willow to Waukegan. Right (north) on Waukegan to Shermer. Left on Shermer to the stoplight at Church. Right on Church. Street curves past Sunset Foods. Go under the train underpass. The Library is on the left side on the next corner.