Library News

  • Free tax prep help for seniors available at the library

    The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program offers free tax preparation help to anyone, with special attention to those over the age of 50, who cannot afford a tax preparation service. Appointments are required and run from early February through mid-April.

    Schedule your appointment in person at the Info Desk, Second Floor Desk, online or call 847-392-0100. If you have brokerage statements, please make your appointments for late March or early April. All returns will be e-filed, and you will receive a paper copy of your return. If filing a joint return, both spouses must be present, or bring a signed Power

  • 2024 Illinois license plate stickers now available at the library

    A new year of license plate renewal stickers has arrived at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library! Illinois residents can now renew and purchase 2024 license plate stickers at the Checkout Desk located on the first floor of the library. The 2023 stickers are also still available for renewal and purchase and will be provided through March 31, 2023. This service is available seven days a week from 9 a.m. (noon on Sundays) until 30 minutes before closing at the library's Checkout Desk. You will need to bring: 

    •  Your Illinois Vehicle Registration Renewal Notice, current registration card or Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) 
    •  Your current driver's

  • Instantly borrow digital newspapers, magazines, books, movies and more

    When the weather outside is frightful, instantly borrow digital newspapers, magazines, books, movies and more - from home! The library's online newsstand has newspapers and magazines available to instantly borrow via your PC or mobile device using your Arlington Heights Memorial Library card. Read the Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated and hundreds more all conveniently located through our online newsstand.

    TV shows, movies, eBooks, eAudiobooks and music are also available to instantly download with an AHML library card using services like hoopla and Kanopy. Here is a snapshot of services and some of the titles you can stream and download



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