Skip Navigation
X
Search Catalog Search Website
Adults

A lifetime of learning and experiences

Events New and Popular Downloadables Book Club Requests

See what’s happening for Adults

See all adult events

Featured Event

Library Edition Book Club: The Hacienda

Wednesday, February 15th

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join HPL’s “Library Edition” Book Club! This month, we will read The Hacienda by Isabel Cañas. Copies of the book will be available to check out from our book club holds shelf.  

Details

Featured Event

Accelerating Connections: Art and High Energy Physics with Artist Lindsay Olson

Wednesday, February 15th

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Meet HPL’s featured artist! By using her training as an artist, Lindsay draws viewers into her richly textured work and invites them to take a closer look at the world of high energy physics.  She will share her process of combining art and science and what it was like working with scientists at Fermilab.

Details

Featured Event

Living Well in your Own Home: Home Modifications for Aging in Place

Wednesday, February 8th

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Lori Gibson, certified aging in place specialist (CAPS) of Home For Life Advantage, shares the top 10 home modifications you can put in place today to maintain your independence and age in place freely, comfortably, and safely for life.

Details

New and Popular

From across the country and around the neighborhood Keep up with your favorites. See and sign up for newsletters.

See all newsletters

New York Times Bestsellers

New York Times Bestsellers Non-Fiction

New on DVD

Coming Soon on DVD

Downloadable Media

Take the Library with you

Book Club Requests

Let us bring in the books you need for your next book discussion.  We can get your book club copies of most titles, and we also stock our most popular books specifically for book clubs. For an up-to-date list of book club kits, click here. To get the list sent straight to your inbox, sign up for our Hinsdale Book Clubs email list.

Book Club Requests

  • If you don't have an email address, please enter a phone number. This information will be used to update you about your request.
  • Six weeks advance notice preferred.
    Book Group Toolkits are compiled by HPL staff and include information about the author and the book as well as suggested discussion questions.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Make the most of your Library

Digital Resources

Downloadables

eBooks, eAudiobooks, downloadable music, magazines, TV & movies

Online Learning

Learn a new technology skill, language or sharpen your brain with Linked Learning or Mango Languages

Research

From historical newspapers to current financial information, your library card gives you access to quality content

Technology

Wi-Fi Printing

Use our printers directly from your own device

Digital Media Lab

Visit the library’s digital creation space

In-Library Services

Study Rooms

Reserve a study room

Meeting Rooms

Book the Board Room or Community Meeting Room

Notary Services

The Library offers notary services by appointment. Call 630.570.4002 to schedule an appointment.