The Library will be CLOSED to the public until further notice. Curbside pickup is available for HPL cardholders 9am-12:45 pm Monday-Saturday. The book drop is open 9am-5pm Monday-Saturday. Virtual programs are listed on our Events page.
Kids are challenged to keep track of the time they spend reading to earn some great prizes! Register online and an invitation will be sent to you with a pick up time and instructions to get your SRC kit. Start tracking your reading now with this log.
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Discover our Curiosity Kits
Curiosity kits allow families the opportunity to check out a backpack that contains a fun activity or STEM kit plus a related non-fiction book. Write down your observations in the included notebook and see what other Hinsdaleans have written too.
Discover nature- in your own backyard. Use the included binoculars to watch and identify local birds.
What can electricity and circuits do? Make a bulb light up, send a propeller into the air, and make a buzzer sound at the touch of a button.
Bring the library to you!
Host a visit from library staff for great book recommendations, a 3D printer demonstration, or help with a research project. If you have any questions contact us at email@example.com or 630-986-1976.
Need homework help? Look no further!
Forgot your textbook at school? The library keeps a copy of all District 181 and Saint Isaac Jogues textbooks for in-library use.
Whether it's the Bluestem, Caudill, or Battle of the Books the library has multiple copies of every book on the list.
Not sure what to read next or stumped by your teacher’s required genre reading list? Stop in and ask a staff member to help you find a great book or fill out a Book Match form to get a list of recommendations emailed to you
Need to find a couple of sources for your research paper? Use our databases to search newspapers, encyclopedias and more.