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Hinsdale Public Library

The Hinsdale Public Library is located at 20 E. Maple Street in the west wing of the Memorial Building. The facility provides the community with a full-service library of approximately 30,000 square feet. Contact the Library at (630)986-1976, FAX (630)986-9654, text Hinsdale to 66746, email or visit

Mission Statement: We celebrate lifelong learning and foster community connections through innovative educational and cultural experiences.

A Gathering Place
The Hinsdale Public Library is a comfortable and inviting place to visit. Located right next to Village Hall on the northern part of historic downtown Hinsdale, the Library is open over 70 hours a week. (Online services are available 24 hours a day.) We offer:

  • Study rooms and meeting rooms
  • A spacious Quiet Reading Room
  • Youth Services Reading Cabin
  • Teen Lounge

Distinctive Collections and Programs
The Library enriches the lives of Hinsdale residents with excellent collections and programming. Last year, over 213,000 people visited the Library and over 344,000 items were borrowed! Collections and programs include:

  • Access to over 25,000 e-book titles
  • Same-day new releases of popular books, movies, and TV series
  • Storytimes and other early literacy classes for young children
  • "The Big Read" community-wide reading program for adults

Our service desks are staffed by knowledgeable professionals to offer prompt assistance using the latest resources. Services include:

  • Subject specialists to help you find the best information for every age
  • Expert-led discussions and presentations for your group
  • One-on-one technology instruction
  • Free, reliable wi-fi
  • Wireless printing
  • Copiers with faxing and scanning
  • Homebound delivery
  • Free, full-text magazine articles
  • Quarterly print and monthly electronic newsletters

Monday - Thursday

9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.