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Halloween at the Library

Halloween at the Library

Did you see our column in The Hinsdalean? Our staff is happy to find the perfect Halloween books for readers of any age! Ages 0-5 Grades K-2 Grades 3-5 Middle School High School Adults See more recommendations at the following lists:

Doorstep Delivery

What is it? Doorstep Delivery is for Hinsdale cardholders regularly unable to visit the Library. Once a week, our volunteers will stop by your home for contactless delivery and pick up of library materials. Who is it for? Residents participate in Doorstep Delivery for any number of reasons: they’re recovering from surgery, they walk to

Notary Services

Notary services are available at the Library by appointment. Some restrictions apply. Schedule an appointment online (link coming soon) or call 630.986.1976 to schedule an appointment with one of our staff notaries. Guidelines:


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Talking about Race

This list was created by Library staff to provide resources for conversation about race with children and young adults. All of these items are available for curbside pickup. Click here to be taken to the full list. Kanopy, a free streaming service with your HPL card, has a collection of movies and documentaries spotlighting social

Staying Apart Together

April 6, 2020 With Census 2020 underway, be sure to be counted and then explore your family and community’s past with Ancestry’s census archives up to 1940. Ancestry is available remotely with your HPL card until April 30. Don’t let being stuck at home get you down. The Voyager’s TravelDiscussion Club suggests checking out the interesting and entertaining

Get Crafty

DIY Hanging Paper Heart Paper Snowflake

COVID-19 Repsonse, 3.14.19

The Library will be closed until further notice. Loan periods for all items have been extended to May 1, 2020. Thousands of titles to read, listen to, and watch are available online at no charge to Hinsdale cardholders.

COVID-19 Response, Updated 3.13.19

COVID-19 Response PROGRAMS CANCELED THROUGH APRIL 6 Dear Neighbors,   Like our partners in the schools, Village of Hinsdale, and other agencies you rely on, we are monitoring the latest recommendations from the CDC, the Illinois Department of Public Health, the DuPage County Health Department and acting based on accurate information from trusted sources. Because the circumstances are rapidly