Update to Service Changes!

Beginning November 19 through December 6, Palatine Library is moving to just Curbside Pickup appointments. No Curbside on Thanksgiving, 11/26. All Library buildings will be closed. See palatinelibrary.org/temporaryclosure for full details.

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.