Hours & Location

The Library is currently offering modified and limited services due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Modified Hours of Operation (currently in effect)

Building Hours — Limited Services

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
We are open for limited services only. Please check our most recent announcements for more information about what services will be available while the building is open.

Curbside Pickup Hours (by appointment only)

Tuesday, Thursday: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Visit our Curbside Pickup page for more information about how to reserve an appointment.

Return Hours

The exterior book drops are currently closed. We are accepting returns during limited hours for the time being. Once more items have been returned and the amount of items checked out falls within our book drop's capacity, the exterior book drops will be reopened.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:  10:00am - 2:00pm - front entrance (in bins just outside the front doors), 2:00pm - 6:00pm - in the Library building.
Tuesday*, Thursday*: 10:00am - 6:00pm - front entrance (in bins just outside the front doors)*
Saturday*: 10:00am - 5:00pm - front entrance (in bins just outside the front doors)*

* Returns will be closed in the event of inclement weather.

Phone Hours

Library staff are available to provide limited phone assistance during the  following days and times.

Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Regular Hours of Operation (not in effect)

Monday through Thursday, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm*

* Closed all Sundays Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day weekend.

Emergency Closings

In the event of an unexpected closing, whether we close early or opt not to open at all, information will be posted to the library's Facebook page, Twitter account, and home page.

Our Location

The Lake Bluff Public Library is located at 123 E. Scranton Avenue, Lake Bluff, IL 60044. We share the building with the Lake Bluff History Museum; when you enter the building from Scranton, the library will be to your right.