Books, movies & more
- Search the catalog. Borrow from a selection of nearly 10 million titles from 90 area libraries.
- Stream and download books, movies, music, and more. Get specifics on how to read, watch, listen, and learn from anywhere.
- Browse magazines. Search the periodical collection, print and digital.
- Read newspapers. Thousands of digital newspapers from around the world.
- Request we purchase a title. Having trouble finding an item in our catalog?
- Here’s what we suggest. Wondering what to read, watch, or listen to next?
- Art in the library. Gallery exhibits change monthly and a collection features contemporary American artwork.
- Library of Things. Unique items grouped in four categories: DIY, entertainment, outdoor, and technology.
- Local history and genealogy. Tools to support your research.
- Multicultural Videos & Programs. As a library for everyone, we are committed to diversity and developing global citizens.
- Oak Park Creates. Oak Parkers novels, poetry, music, and movies.
- Oak Park Oral History Project. An initiative to capture and share local oral histories through a unique online collection.
- Special Collections. Specific cultural and heritage collections reflect Oak Park legacies.
- Transgender Resource Collection. Information for everyone: allies, friends, family, employers, and medical providers.