Library Closed through April 8

Due to an abundance of caution and the Governor’s stay-at-home order, all Palatine Public Library District facilities will remain closed through April 8. Please do not return your Library materials until the Library reopens. There will not be any late penalties. Watch the website and social media for updates.

About

Vision

Inspiring connection, curiosity, and joy.

Mission

We welcome everyone to access diverse materials, collaborative spaces, technology, programs, and services.

Code of Conduct

Be Kind - We welcome everyone.

  • Use polite language and courteous behavior.
  • Verbal threats, acts of violence, or abusive behavior will not be tolerated.

Be Respectful - We honor your freedom to read and view.

  • Respect the collection and building, and help us maintain them.
  • Conversations and audio devices should not disturb other people.
  • Honor privacy and respect boundaries.

Be Safe We work to offer a safe environment.

  • Keep your belongings with you.
  • When you bring family members to the Library, keep them close. Caregivers are expected to monitor and control the behavior of their children and vulnerable adults.
  • Follow policies and make good decisions.

Staff and visitors must work together to ensure that everyone can experience a safe, clean, pleasant, and productive environment.

We are here for you. Tell us your concerns, and we'll do our best to come to a resolution.