All of our library locations offer free wireless. Connect to the “opplair” network in your laptop or device's network settings. You will need to accept the Computer and Internet Use Policy to log in. You can print wirelessly, from anywhere, via oppl.org/print, and pick up and pay for your print jobs at the Main Library.
As an Oak Park Public Library card holder, you can use a desktop computer at any of our three locations for 45 minutes a day. You can extend your time if nobody is waiting. We offer Internet access and Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher.
At the Maze and Dole Branch Libraries, adults can use a laptop for up to two hours within the library.
Computers for Children and Teens
Computers in the Children’s Department at the Main Library are reserved for children up to 5th grade and their caregivers.
The Children's Department also has computers for children with special needs and preschool educational games.
Computers on the 2nd floor of the Main Library are reserved for middle school and high school students, except during school hours.
Library staff can offer limited computer assistance.
Computer volunteers are regularly available in the Technology Center.
Check out our technology classes at the Main Library.
You can learn on your own with our basic computer tutorials, software tutorials, and computer books. Many of these resources require an Oak Park Public Library card.
Oak Park Public Library cardholders can take advantage of one-on-one help sessions, available at our branch libraries. Call to reserve your spot at least 24 hours in advance so we can best prepare to help with your specific needs:Mondays, 1 to 3 pm at Maze Branch LibraryReservations: 708.386.4751Fridays, 2 to 4 pm at Dole Branch LibraryReservations: 708.386.9032