Reopening February 1

Starting February 1 all Library locations will be open for Grab-and-Go services. Curbside Pickup appts are also available. See for hours and details.

Library of Things

a ukulele, sewing machine, bike lock, loom kit, crochet needles, binoculars, and gamesWe have a collection of unique and nontraditional items to check out. Consider borrowing one instead of purchasing something you may not use very often and help reduce wasted resources.

Check out items for 14 days.
For Palatine Library cardholders only.

The Collection

Our Library of Things collection by category:

  • Crafts
  • Instruments
  • Games
  • Outdoors
  • Technology
  • Tools

For a complete list of our Library of Things items, please visit this link.