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

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.

Free Event!

Join us on Saturday, November 12 from 12-4pm for a celebration of arts, crafts, engineering, technology, and the DIY movement! All ages welcome.  Click here for more information!

Library Events


  • 11:00am to 12:00pm
    Ages 0-2 with a grownup can drop in for our year-round short program of stories, songs, and rhymes followed by playtime.


  • 4:30pm to 5:15pm
    Grades K-8 can join us on the 4th Monday of each month to create masterpieces at our Lego Club. No registration necessary.

eNewsletter Sign-Up

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Library Buzz

  • October 19

    Halloween Movie Favorites: PSYCHO

    In 1960, Alfred Hitchcock made us all afraid to shower.  Over half a century later, movies and movie audiences have changed.  CGI (computer-generated imagery) monopolizes most blockbuster films of today (even comedies).  No matter what type of movie you pay an excessive price to see, you usually end up watching more of what the “computer” can do than what the dire...

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  • October 15

    Register and Vote: It’s Not Too Late…

    There’s still time to register to vote in the upcoming election on November 8! Grace Period Registration and Voting opened on October 12, and extends until November 7, the day before the election. Visit the Cook County Clerk website for a list of loc...

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  • October 14

    Why Reading Shotgun Lovesongs Will Help You To Live Longer

    The Washington Post reported on National Book Lovers Day (August 9, 2016) that a recent study by Yale University researchers (in an online article in the journal Social Science & Medicine) found book readers survived almost two years longer than those who never bothered to open a book.  “The study found that those who read more than 3.5 hours weekly were 23 perce...

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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.