The Lemont Public Library will be closed Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday July 4th, 2017 in observance of Independence Day. All e-services will be available during the closing. Unfortunately the parking lot and book & AV drops will NOT be available. The parking lot is scheduled to be re-coated those days. However, late fees will not accrue during the holiday. If you have any questions please call (630)257-6541 ext 2.
Reference USA is back!
ReferenceUSA Now Available Through Lemont Public Library!
ReferenceUSA, the premier reference and research database is now available at Lemont Public Library. Free to library cardholders, ReferenceUSA provides details on over 24 million businesses and 265 million consumers. ReferenceUSA can be used to:
Find sales leads for new start-up companies
Conduct market research
Search for jobs and internships
Find housing, schools, childcare, churches and doctors in your area
Reconnect with lost family or friends
Kid's Summer Reading Program - Reading by Design
June 5th - August 2nd, 2017
Reading By Design is this summer’s epic sized sports adventure into reading, for kids, infants to age 11. Each week, enjoy reading and meeting your goals at home, and then receive a different reward each week at the library. Pick up our “Reading By Design”, a full blueprint of events available in the Library or access it online. Stay in touch and see what’s happening by liking us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/lemontkids.
Take the Lemont Public Library Summer Challenge! (Teens & Adults)
Beginning on June 7, pick up a Adult Challenge Punch Card at the Adult & Teen Services Info Desk and earn 1 punch for each challenge completed. Complete 8 challenges by August 2nd to enter our drawing for awesome prizes! Open to Lemont Library Cardholders, ages 18 and up. One entry per person.
Two tickets to Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio, The Art Institute of Chicago, and a Chicago Architecture Foundation cruise on the Chicago River!
Pick up the Teen Summer Challenge Punch Card at the Info Desk, and earn punches for each challenge completed. Complete 8 challenges...
New Online Education Service: Gale Courses
Never stop learning. Whether you’re looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, the Lemont Public Library now offers hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7. Gale Courses offer well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students.
Gale Courses offers access to online learning courses that are available anytime, anywhere, any place. Other benefits include:
Courses are free for all patrons interested in any discipline
Gale Courses is easy to use; you use your library account to sign up and log in
With six-week courses, you can join programs year-round
To enroll, visit the Gale Courses...
Get a NEW passport at the Library!
Lemont Public Library accepts applications for NEW passports! Passport Hours:Monday – Thursday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM, 2:00PM – 4:00PM & 6:00PM – 8:00PMFriday & Saturday: 9:00AM -12:00PM & 2:00PM – 4:00PMSunday: Applications not accepted
For detailed information, please visit lemontlibrary.org/passports/