Library Closed – Adding Curbside Pickup

Due to the extended Governor’s stay-at-home order, all Palatine Public Library District facilities will remain Closed. New Curbside Pickup service starts June 2. Begin returning materials on May 20. Due dates extended through June 30. Watch the website and social media for updates. .


Feedback Survey

Thank you for providing your feedback on our Renovation plans. We received nearly 250 responses. We are reading through all the input and will share the results soon.

If you would like to read comments, click the link below, select the blue button "Go to the topic," and then select "Feedback." Check back soon to read about the results.

Topic and Comments

Design Progress

In July 2019, we shared our master plan with you and asked for feedback at public input sessions.  Based on your feedback, the Board of Library Trustees has refined the plan. 

Check out the latest version:

Architectural rendering of the first floor of Main Library

High-Resolution Image of First Floor

First-floor areas where we'd like to collect public feedback​​​​​​:

1. Elementary Learning Space

2. North Entrance

3. Teen Space

4. Marketplace

5. Cafe

6. Creator Zone

Architectural rendering of the second floor of Main Library

High-Resolution Image of Second Floor

Second-floor areas where we'd like to collect public feedback​​​​​​:

7. Study Rooms

8. Quiet Reading Room

9. Adult Collections

Resources and Links

Architectural Renderings

These renderings are the most current redesign but are not final.

Architectural rendering of a cafe area


Architectural rendering of the creative zone

Creator Zone

Rendering of Elementary Learning Space

Elementary Learning Space

Architectural rendering of a marketplace area


Rendering of Quiet Reading Room

Quiet Reading Room

Architectural rendering of additional study rooms

Study Rooms

Architectural rendering of a Teen area

Teen Space