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, a total of 70 hours per week.
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 www.railslibraries.info 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.
The Library is closed the following days:
Monday, January 1 – New Year’s Day
Friday, February 23 -- Staff Inservice Day
Sunday, April 1 – Easter
Sunday and Monday, May 27 & 28 – Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 3 – Library closes at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, July 4 – Independence Day
Sunday and Monday, September 2 & 3 – Labor Day
Wednesday, November 21 – Library closes at 6 p.m.
Thursday, November 22 – Thanksgiving Day
Monday and Tuesday, December 24 & 25 – Christmas Eve and Day
Monday, December 31 – New Year’s Eve