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Join our Board of Trustees

In order to provide quality library service to the Villages of Algonquin and Lake in the Hills and theirsurrounding areas, the Algonquin Area Public Library District requires a working team of a Board of LibraryTrustees who are informed and make […]

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Library Reopening

Beginning Monday, July 20 we will reopen our doors (at both locations) for quick visits for the community to browse materials, get reference and readers’ advisory assistance, and fax or make copies. You may also make appointments to register to […]

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Curbside Services – Suspended

We are now moving forward to restarting limited library services at the Main Library (2600 Harnish Drive). RETURNS We are accepting returns through our drive-thru window only. Returns will be accepted on the following schedule: M-F 12noon-6pm and Sa 12noon-2pm. […]

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Winter Reading is Here!

Feed Your Need to Read this winter with our delicious reading program, no matter what age you are. It runs from December 16 through February 7. Get instantly rewarded for signing up with new prizes the more you read. Keep […]

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National Library Week

National Library Week (April 7 – 13) is an annual celebration highlighting the valuable role libraries, librarians, and library workers play in transforming lives and strengthening our communities. This year’s theme, Libraries = Strong Communities, illustrates how today’s libraries are […]

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Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month. Join us in celebrating the great contributions women have made to the history of our nation and the world by attending one of these upcoming programs: Women Who Ran For President Sunday, March 3 • […]

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Online tutoring available

Introducing Brainfuse HelpNow, an online tutoring service available for free with your AAPLD card. Your free account allows students to interact with live tutors for homework help, test preparation, writing assistance, and much more! This service is available daily from […]

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A new way to sign up!

Next time you register for a library program or reserve a meeting room, you may notice that things look a little different! That’s because we’ve upgraded our online event and registration software to serve you better. This new, attractive interface […]