Cook County Library

Search for Cook County IL county libraries. A county library search provides information on hours, locations and phone numbers, library services, library events, library programs, books, magazines, movies, music, ebooks, reference services, government documents, vital records, story times, book clubs, library classes, apply for a library card, check out books, find local library branches, and public index information.


Cook County Libraries collects and stores documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public. Libraries operate at the Cook County local level, or they may be part of an university, a private organization, or a government agency. Cook County libraries contain books, magazines, movies, music, and online and digital documents, including ebooks. They may also provide a searchable database to locate government documents such as Cook County vital records, government agency reports, and records on individuals and businesses. Libraries also offer events and services, including story times, book clubs, and classes, as well as reference services. Some library services may be restricted to residents of Cook County Illinois, who may be required to apply for a library card. County libraries provide information about their records and services online.

Metropolitan Library System Burr Ridge IL 125 Tower Drive 60527 630-734-5000