One of hundreds of items now live at the Digital Public Library of America.
January 9, 2017
Hundreds of items from the Oak Park Public Library and community partner the Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park are now live at the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) as part of the Illinois Digital Heritage Hub. More >
Luis Tubens
January 2, 2017
Luis Tubens, an accomplished resident poet with ESSO Afro Jam Funkbeat, is the library's first artist in residence. He starts in this new role working with tween and teen patrons on January 3. More >
December 14, 2016
Copies of Frank Lloyd Wright architectural drawings from the library's Special Collections are included in a current museum exhibit that tells the story of Marion Mahony Griffin, an overlooked female architect who collaborated with Wright in his Oak Park Studio, but never earned the same level of fame. More >
Discovery Kits
December 10, 2016
School's out! Join us at the library this winter break for loads of family fun, and kid-centric educational activities. More >
Tell us about the best book you read this year
December 9, 2016
Here's what we loved by genre. Tell us what you loved the most. More >
Month of Thx
November 22, 2016
In the Thanksgiving spirit, we prepared a short list of staff favorites that inspires gratitude, plus closings at all library buildings. More >