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

Contest for Kids

Want to hold the top government position at the Niles Public Library District for a day? Let us know why YOU should be Library President for a Day. Download the form here!

Submissions Due: Sunday, October 23

Maker Fest

Come celebrate the arts, crafts, engineering, technology, and the DIY movement by showcasing your talents and skills with the community. The Maker Fest is highly interactive and all participants need to be willing to talk about their craft or hobby. Interested in participating? Click here.

Library Events


  • 10:00am to 11:30am
    Local attorney J. Ehrensaft will discuss estate planning, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills, probate, and guardianship.


  • 10:00am to 11:30am
    Here’s your chance to dig in the dirt, inside! We will plant native prairie seeds harvested from the Niles Community Garden in biodegradable pots...

Trustee Openings

Nomination packets are now available for Trustee of the Niles Public Library District.  Two full 6-year terms will be on the ballot in the April 4, 2017, Consolidated Election.  Persons interested in serving must be residents of the library district and qualified registered voters. Click here for more information.

eNewsletter Sign-Up

Want to hear about our latest programs & events? The Library sends out a bi-weekly email newsletter to subscribers. Get all the info sent directly to your email inbox by clicking here.

Library Buzz

  • September 27

    Your Vote, Your Voice

    What if you could change the world in only 2 minutes? Today, maybe you can. Today is National Voter Day. Register to vote online via the secure Nonprofit VOTE site, and you can also sign up for reminders about upcoming elections. Registering only takes about 2 minutes, ...

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  • September 23

    In Memory of Curtis Hanson: 1945-2016

    Starting out in Hollywood as a writer, Curtis Hanson had some minor successes with his screenplays and eventually with the movies he directed.  But, it wasn’t until 1992’s sleeper hit, The Hand that Rocks the Cradle, that he became a director with his pick of projects.  In 1997, he picked a life changing project with L.A. Confidential, which remains his most acclai...

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  • August 30

    In Memory of Steven Hill: 1922-2016

    Known to most of us from the hit and long-running crime TV show Law and Order, where Hill played curmudgeonly fair district attorney Adam Schiff, Hill’s acting career goes back decades and covers early television, a recurring role on Mission: Impossible, and a variety of movies. ...

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Stream & Download

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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.