Library News

Annual Book Sale

October 21st and 22nd, from 10:00 am-4:00 pm is Annual Book Sale Time! This sale, hosted by the Friends of the Eisenhower Library, features thousands of books, movies and more. Every book sold helps to support the Friends group in its mission to enhance the library and its services.


We're excited to offer you a new learning resource at Eisenhower. provides access to real time, online tutoring in over 25 subjects for kindergartners through adult learners. It also offers a dropoff service for overnight reviews of essays, book reports, resumes, cover letters, and more. Assessment quizzes help you practice your skills in over a dozen subjects. You can also access thousands of resources like flashcards, videos, ans sample resumes. Personalized features such as favorite tutors, previous session reviews, and virtual lockers make studying much easier. All of this is available to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents at the library, at school, at home, and even on your mobile device.

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Labor Day Closings

We'll be closed on Sunday, September 4th and Monday, September 5th for Labor Day Weekend. Even though we won't be open, you'll still be able to use many library resources.

Search the catalog and place holds; download an eBook with Media on Demand; stream movies, audiobooks, and more with Hoopla; or expand your technical and creative skills with

Catalog Downtime

Overnight on Monday, July 11th, from 10:00 pm until Tuesday morning around 6:00 am, our catalog will be updated to its latest version. This upgrade will require intermittent downtime throughout the night. We apologize for any inconvenience you might experience.

Automated Phone Calls

If you receive phone calls letting you know when on-hold items are ready to be picked up, these calls will switch to automated, prerecorded messages on June 6th. In addition, these calls will let you know if you have overdue items or bills on your account. Calls will only be made during the following times: Monday through Friday: 10:30 am - 7:30 pm and Saturdays and Sundays: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. If you've been receiving notifications via email or text, nothing will change.

Library Closings in May

We'll be closed on May 8th for Mother's Day, May 20th for staff training, and May 29th & 30th for Memorial Day Weekend. Even though we won't be open on these days, you'll still be able to use many library resources.