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    The Library will be closed on Friday, December 3 for Staff Training.

    The Library will be closed on December 24 for Christmas Eve, December 25 for Christmas Day and January 1 for New Year's Day.
    The Library closes at 4 p.m. on New Year's Eve.

    Read about hours and guidelines for visiting the Library.

  •  Ottawa Street Branch     Black Road Branch

  • The Library is closed on Friday, December 3

    We will reopen on Saturday, December 4 at 9 a.m.

  • Meet Libby!

    The original OverDrive app will be removed from app stores in February 2022. Download Libby and continue to borrow ebooks, audiobooks and more from JPL!

    Already have OverDrive? Users can still use the original app until December 2022, and will be notified when to migrate over to Libby. Ask a library staff member if you have questions or need assistance with the Libby app.

  • Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra concerts are back, and so are free concert passes!

    Passes are available to any adult JPL cardholder and are first come, first served. Stop by Adult Services to get yours today!
  • Digital Media Studio

    What can you do in the DMS?
    Print large format posters, 3D designs, t-shirts
    Record music, voice, instrumental, podcasts
    Produce videos for commercials, social media, music videos
    Restore old photos, digitize vinyl or cassettes
    Convert video to digital
    Shoot product photography or portraits
    Update your website or social media

    Call or email dms@jolietlibrary.org for an appointment today!
  • Bookworm Bags

    Fill out our survey and Joliet Library staff will handpick books for you to enjoy---along with some special "bookish items"!

    Bookworm Bags can be reserved for children, teens and adults and picked up at either library location. Just wait for your hold notification, then you have five days to pick up your Bookworm Bag.

  • Project Burnham

    Project Burnham is the library's comprehensive plan to remodel the Joliet Public Library's Ottawa Street Branch. Follow our renovation page as we finalize floor plans and design and plan for construction to start in early 2021.

    Learn more about Project Burnham
  • Library Closed December 3
  • Meet Libby
  • Check out IPO
  • Digital Media Studio
  • Bookworm Bags
  • Project Burnham

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