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    The Library will be closed on Monday, July 4 for Independence Day.

    Ottawa Street Branch: The Chicago Street entrance is closed until further notice due to construction.

  •  Ottawa Street Branch     Black Road Branch

  • Summer Reading Challenge

    Join our Summer Reading Challenge and earn prizes, a free book, and enter extra giveaways by logging the number of pages you read from June 1-July 31!

    Sign up to log books online

  • Project Burnham

    Project Burnham is the library's comprehensive plan to remodel the Joliet Public Library's Ottawa Street Branch. Follow our blog for updated photos of the construction.

    Learn more about Project Burnham
  • Star Wars Day

    Joliet Public Library wishes to thank its many sponsors, community partners, volunteers, and the 501st Legion for making the 11th Joliet Star Wars Day a huge success! We were thrilled to come back full throttle and we will see you on June 3, 2023!

  • African American Heritage Festival at Black Road

    Please join Joliet Public Library and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. - Eta Chi Zeta Graduate Chapter in celebrating African American Heritage. All ages and cultures are invited to join us for a special event of storytelling, music and dance with live performances from various organizations in Will County.

    Learn more about Eta Chi Zeta Graduate Chapter
  • 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!
  • Summer reading
  • Project Burnham
  • Star Wars Day
  • African American Heritage Festival
  • Digital Media Studio


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