Hours, curbside, location, contact

Library hours

  • Monday-Friday, 9 am to 9 pm
  • Saturday, 9 am to 6 pm
  • Sunday, noon to 6 pm

Library closing dates

Curbside Pickup

Beginning June 8, 2020, Skokie cardholders can request items for curbside pickup.

Visit our curbside pickup page for all the latest information.


We're located on Oakton Street between Gross Point Road and Lincoln Avenue, just west of Skokie Village Hall. You can get here by bus, train, and car. The parking lot can get very full, but there is plenty of street parking nearby.

Get directions to the library

Please note, the library building is temporarily closed to help contain the spread of COVID-19.

Can’t make it to the building? We have options.

Mail delivery lets you send items right to your doorstep. (temporarily suspended)
The Bookmobile comes to most neighborhoods in Skokie. (temporarily suspended)
Homebound delivery brings items to you if you are homebound. (temporarily suspended)
Ebooks & Downloads let you read eBooks and magazines, listen to music, or watch movies and TV instantly with your library card.
Online resources make research and learning available anytime, anyplace, using your library card.

Contact Us

  • Email: tellus@skokielibrary.info
  • Phone: 847-673-7774
  • Fax: 847-673-7797
  • TDD: 847-673-8926
  • Mail: 5215 Oakton Street, Skokie, IL 60077