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Now Open for Grab & Go Browsing Hours

Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday: 12 NOON to 5 p.m.

The Library will also offer accommodations available to our vulnerable and at-risk patrons by request.

Please note that these hours are subject to change.

Park Ridge Public Library

The Park Ridge Public Library is a city library that serves the residents of Park Ridge, Illinois. The Library's service boundaries are the city limits.

The Library is open seven days a week year-round.

The Park Ridge Public Library is a member of the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS). Park Ridge residents may use their Park Ridge library card to borrow materials from hundreds of public libraries across northern Illinois that are RAILS members. Go to for a list of public libraries in RAILS.


Free three-hour parking is available in the parking lot next to the Library. If you plan to use the Library for more than three hours please refer to the Parking Map for long term parking options, including five- and 12-hour meters and pay boxes.‚Äč

Holiday Schedule  

The Library is closed the following days:


Wednesday, January 1 – New Year’s Day

Friday, January 31 -- Board & Staff Strategic Planning Workshop/Staff Training

Sunday, April 12  Easter

Sunday and Monday, May 24 & 25 – Memorial Day

Friday, July 3 – Independence Day observed

Saturday, July 4 – Independence Day

Sunday and Monday, September 6 & 7 – Labor Day

Wednesday, November 25  Library closes at 6 p.m.

Thursday, November 26  Thanksgiving Day

Thursday and Friday, December 24 & 25 – Christmas Eve and Day

Thursday, December 31 – New Year’s Eve