We help you discover and learn new things, enrich your life, and exchange ideas with our materials, technologies, and experiences.

Get a library card

Your library card opens up our rich collections, programming, and resources. Any Skokie resident can apply for a card. We also have options for businesses and those of you living in other suburbs.

Learn about library cards

Get here and get help

Find out when we're open, how to get to the library, and how to get help.

Learn about our hours, location, contact information


Our bookmobile is a mobile library that brings books, DVDs, and more to locations throughout Skokie five days a week.

Find a stop near you

Renovation 2020

Learn more about our exciting plans to update our interior spaces.

Visit the renovation website

Requests for Proposals

As we develop and improve our services and facilities here at the library, we may issue requests for proposals.

View current and closed RFPs

Apply for a job

Do you have something unique to offer the library and the community? Check our open jobs list and apply to work here.

Check our job listings

Who we are

Great people make a great library. Get to know the Board of Trustees and our staff.

How we operate

Get a better sense of what we do and how we operate. Read our policies, our strategic plan, our culture statement, and our annual report.

See what records we maintain.

Watch us in action

We regularly post videos to YouTube and images to Instagram that capture some of the amazing things that happen at the library.