The Library will open at 12 pm on Friday, August 2 for staff training. Please note construction in and around downtown Joliet (specifically Jefferson Street). Plan accordingly when driving downtown. Parking information can be found here.

  •  Ottawa Street Branch     Black Road Branch

  • Summer Reading Library Visit Challenge

    Visit the Library 5 times between June 3-July 27, log those visits online and earn a voucher for your lawn ticket to the Joliet Slammers Game!

    When: August 4 at 1:05 pm

    This special family game day will feature bounce houses and special events for kids. Parents of children who qualify will also be given a voucher to attend.

    Visit the Library's Summer Reading page for more information or call 815-740-2660.

  • Summer Reading Checkout Challenge

    Starting June 2 and running through July 27, check out items at the Circulation Desk or Self Checks and input the code at the bottom of your receipt online here for a chance to win a $250 Target gift card, sponsored by D'Arcy Buick GMC!

  • Check out our new Outreach Collection! Fill out a request here!
  • Summer Reading Challenge

    It's Showtime at the Library! Sign up for Summer Reading today!

  • Log in with your Library Card for free access to discounts for a variety of Illinois cultural attractions!

  • Instantly read current issues of popular magazines on your computer, tablet or phone by installing the RBdigital and Flipster apps. Choose from more than 75 magazines covering a range of topics — news, business, science, fashion and more! View new and back issues without borrowing limits and due dates.
    View a complete title listing here.
    Visit Flipster and RB Digital to begin reading today!

  • Play Ball Library Visit Challenge
  • Summer Reading Checkout Challenge
  • Outreach Collection
  • Summer Reading
  • Explore Illinois
  • rbDigital and Flipster


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