January Temporary Closure Update

Palatine Library has resumed Curbside Pickup at all locations. If you have received notification that your holds are ready, you can make an appointment to come pick them up. See palatinelibrary.org/TemporaryClosure for full details.

Library Value Calculator

Library Services Value Calculator

Have you ever wondered how much money you save using library services?

Enter the number of times a month you use the library services listed below to find out.  Over time, the value of your library card really adds up!

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Library Value Information

How library service values are calculated.

The average Palatine resident receives $289 in services annually by using the Palatine Library.  Library property taxes on a median-valued home in the Library District are $183 in 2018. 

This worksheet has been adapted from the Massachusetts Library Association.