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Computers and Study Rooms now available!

Study Rooms and a limited number of Express Computer Stations are now open for reservations. We are open our regular hours with special hours for seniors and people at high risk Monday through Friday 9 to 10 a.m. Masks are required for all in Youth Services and during High-risk hours. Click here for details. Curbside Pickup is still available during all open hours. Click here for information about Curbside Pickup. 

Library Closing

We will be closed all day on Sunday, June 20 to recognize Father's Day. 

Mission, Vision, and Values

These fundamentals provide the foundation for every decision we make.

Our Mission

Carol Stream Public Library provides the community with exceptional services, enrichment opportunities, and diverse resources in a welcoming environment.

Our Vision

To be a valued community partner that welcomes people to Create, Search, Play, and Learn.

Our Values

We believe in:

  • Integrity: We are accountable for our actions and for the community’s resources and trust. Our actions reflect honesty, respect, and responsibility.
  • Community: We actively build relationships with our community by sharing ideas, resources, and enrichment opportunities.
  • Customer Focus: We are committed to excellence in service delivery. Our customers’ needs and input act as our guide.
  • Innovation: We seek new ideas and implement creative methods to enhance our service and provide positive outcomes.