Welcome to the Orland Park Public Library

Attention:

  • Library Closed Memorial Day: Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29.

  • Please be advised that the library lobby and front entrance will be closed starting May 4 as part of the floor renovation.
    The library will remain open during this time. Patrons are to enter through the plaza door located to the left of the main entrance. All library classes and services will proceed as scheduled.
Fire and Freedom Traveling Exhibit

Exhibit : May 8 - June 16

The six-banner traveling exhibition Fire and Freedom: Food and Enslavement in Early America, uses George Washington’s Mount Vernon home as a specific example of how meals reveal how power is exchanged between and among different peoples, races, genders, and classes.

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This program is brought to the library as part of the Fire and Freedom Traveling Exhibition, provided by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health with research assistance provided by the staff at The Washington Library at George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

Lynda.com

New Online Learning Database

The library is now offering a learning hub, Lynda.com through the library's online resources.
Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

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Patrons can get to Lynda.com by logging in through the library's website with their library card and pin number. After creating an account - which only requires a name and e-mail address - users are set.

Flooring Project

Flooring Project

Beginning Friday, April 14, 2017 the Library will begin a flooring project in certain areas of the building.
The library will remain open during floor renovations.

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The Orland Park Public Library was awarded monies from the Illinois State Library’s Live and Learn Construction Grant in 2016. At this time the existing carpet located in the lobby, main staircase, as well as the Youth Services main corridor will be replaced with sustainable flooring.
The current flooring project will continue through June 1, 2017. This project is the beginning of a multi-phase carpet replacement which is expected to last several years.
THIS PROJECT HAS BEEN GENEROUSLY FUNDED BY SECRETARY OF STATE JESSE WHITE THROUGH THE ILLINOIS STATE LIBRARY’S LIVE AND LEARN CONSTRUCTION GRANT.

Mango Languages

Language Learning for the Whole Family

Mango Languages is language learning software for the adventurous, the ambitious and the curious.

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Library patrons can try it out by going to the library Online Resources page, entering their library card number, and clicking on Mango Languages.

Overdrive, hoopla, and Zinio

Ebooks & Digital Services

Download an ebook, audiobook, movie, or magazine!


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We offer a digital collection of audiobooks, movies, magazines, and ebooks available for download to your digital device. To use this service, you must have a valid Orland Park Public Library card.

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspots

A hotspot is perfect for staying connected on a budget. Now Available for Checkout

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This 4G LTE only hotspot is small, yet mighty. You'll be able to connect up to 10 Wi-Fi devices simultaneously and enjoy long-range Wi-Fi, both indoors and out. Equipped with a 2,450 mAh battery, the Franklin Wireless R850 Hotspot gives you hours of connectivity while on-the-go.

Library Board Vacancy

In order to fill a current vacancy on the Library Board, the Orland Park Public Library Board of Library Trustees is seeking a resident of the Village of Orland Park to serve out the remainder of a term on the Library Board of Trustees. The current term runs through April 2019. Illinois law (75 ILCS 5/4-4) (from Ch.81, par.4-4) authorizes the Board of Library Trustees to fill a vacancy created by a resignation.

The Library Board meets on the third Monday of every month at 7:00 P.M. Please submit a letter of interest in the position and a resume to Christian Barcelona, Library Board President, either electronically to cbarcelona@orlandparklibrary.org or drop it off at the library located at 14921 Ravinia Avenue during business hours.

The library has made available on the web at Library Board Position a list of information which includes a list of responsibilities and duties for prospective board members.
Thank you for your interest.

Strategic Plan: Orland Park Public Library 2016 (PDF)
Newsletter: May-August (PDF)