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Updated August 23

Cook County Department of Public Health Mandates Indoor Mask Wearing beginning Monday, August 23

The library is requiring masks in library buildings and on the bookmobile for all individuals over the age of two, regardless of vaccination status in compliance with the Cook County Department of Public Health Mandate.

Conference and Studio Rooms
Masks are required in the library's conference and Studio rooms when occupied by more than one person.

Customers are allowed on the bookmobile (two individuals at a time or one family, with a five-minute limit) 
Click here to learn more about the bookmobile's schedule. 

The Friends of the Library Donation bin is closed
The Friends are unable to accept donations until further notice as they process a large influx of donated items. Donations cannot be accepted at any library location or in the book return bins at this time. 

Senior Center Reading Room 

  • The library’s Reading Room branch at the Arlington Heights Senior Center is fully open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. 
  • The Computer Room is open with use limited to one hour on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • The Senior Center is now available as a pick up location for holds.
  • For any questions regarding library services and programs at the Senior Center, contact or 847-870-3712