Computers and Study Rooms now available!

Study Rooms and a limited number of Express Computer Stations are now open for reservations. We are open our regular hours with special hours for seniors and people at high risk Monday through Friday 9 to 10 a.m. Masks are required for all in Youth Services and during High-risk hours. Click here for details. Curbside Pickup is still available during all open hours. Click here for information about Curbside Pickup. 

Library Closing

We will be closed all day on Sunday, June 20 to recognize Father's Day. 

Get a digital library card

New to the Library? Welcome!

Details about your library card 

  • Carol Stream residents aged 13+ may apply online for a library card and get full, immediate use of our digital resources. (To check out physical items, you'll need to visit the Library with address verification documents to sign up for a full access card.)
  • >>> If you think you already have a library card but have forgotten the number, please click on My Account and then click "Forgot my card" to answer security questions. 
  • When you are ready to visit the library, please bring in your Carol Stream residency verification documents to convert your digital card into a full-access card. You can register for a library card at Curbside Pickup.

Things you can do with your library card:

For everyone:

  • Access e-books and e-audiobooks through Overdrive. (To use this service on your mobile device, search your app store for Libby. You'll need your library card number to download books.
  • Stream music and videos through Hoopla. (We raised the maximum items per month during this time.)
  • Read all the latest current issues of your favorite magazines (over 2,900 of them!) with RB Digital
  • Get your craft on by watching tutorials on Creativebug.
  • Learn new skills on everything from software to accounting to videography with

For teens and kids: