Can’t Find It?

We share a catalog with over 25 area libraries. Search the catalog to find an item, then select place a hold to request it. Once it arrives, we’ll notify you and hold it for 7 days. If you’re unable to find the item, please call us at (224) 233-1841 or email .

Neighboring Libraries

If the item is not available and you need it right away, check these libraries. A simple registration of your library card will be necessary.
Chicago Public Library | Skokie Public Library

Still looking? Ask about Interlibrary Loan Service

Lincolnwood residents can use our Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Service to request materials from Illinois college and university libraries (I-Share) as well as other Illinois and out-of-state libraries (WorldCat). Renewals and loan periods are set by the lending library.

Request to Purchase

If you have a suggestion for us to add to our collection, please fill out our request to purchase form.

Explore electronic copies

Many physical items are also available in our digital library. Check out our ebook and eaudiobook collection.