Location & Hours

6960 West Oakton St.
Niles, IL  60714
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Monday-Thursday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Read & Win!

Winter Reading Club starts Dec. 1 through Jan. 31. Read books for a chance to win prizes! Click here for more information.

Building Communities

CMAP is developing the Maine-Northfield Unincorporated Area Plan. The project is designed to create a community plan in the unincorporated areas of: Glenview, Niles, Des Plaines, Park Ridge, and Morton Grove. Despite having approximately 36,000 residents, the area has never been the focus of a true comprehensive plan. View the Plan Here.

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Library Events


  • 11:00am to 12:00pm
    Ages 0-24 months with a grownup can drop in for our year-round short program of stories, songs, and rhymes followed by playtime.


  • 4:30pm to 5:30pm
    Calling all K-8 Drama Kings and Queens: find your stage voice, and learn drama skills through fun theater games, skits and improvisation.

Library Buzz

  • November 18

    This Week in the Wonder Ground: Positive and Negative Space

    Big Idea: Space can be defined, created, and manipulated in a variety of ways. We began each session with a discussion of space as a design concept. Space and shape work together to form a finished work of art. In terms of art, space is the area around, above, and within an object.  Positive spaces are those occupied by the main subjects of the work. Negative spaces are the areas around and behind the positive spaces. Activity: We used  Nōtan designs to explore the contrast between positive and negative space. Each wonder grounder started w...

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  • November 16

    In Memory of Robert Vaughn: 1932-2016

    Known mostly for his television roles (The Man from U.N.C.L.E.), Vaughn also starred in many timeless films, including the original ...

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  • November 16

    In Memory of Leonard Cohen: 1934-2016

    Singer/Songwriter Cohen was known for his deep voice and topical song lyrics.  He was inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008. Books Cohen, Leonard – Leonard Cohen: Poems and Songs Nadel, Ira Bruce — ...

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eRead Illinois Axis 360

Tumblebooks (for kids)

Movies & TV




Contact our Trustees

Have a question or comment for our Board of Trustees and Director? Contact them via email here or call them at 847-663-6650.