Our building is open. Masks are recommended.

The Library is open, including seating, study rooms, and Express Computer Stations. Masks must be worn during high risk hours (Mon-Fri, 9-10am). Otherwise, masks are recommended but not required while visiting the Library. Click here for information about Curbside Pickup. 

Geek Fest rescheduled for June 11th.

Due to this week's weather forecaset, Geek Fest will be rescheduled for Saturday, June 11th, 11:30am-3:00 p.m.

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: