Morton Grove Public Library, Webrary 6140 Lincoln Ave., Morton Grove, IL 60053
Phone . (847) 965 . 4220
Library Facts 


The Morton Grove Public Library is located at 6140 Lincoln Ave., Morton Grove, Illinois, 60053, six blocks south of Dempster and three blocks west of Austin.

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Library Hours

Monday - Thursday

9:00 am - 9:00 pm


9:00 am - 6:00 pm


9:00 am - 5:00 pm


1:00 pm - 5:00 pm



2018 Closed Days

  • Monday, January 1 (New Year's Day)
  • Friday, March 2 (Staff Inservice)
  • Sunday, April1 (Easter)
  • Sunday, May 27 (Sunday before Memorial Day)
  • Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day)
  • Wednesday, July 4 (Independence Day)
  • Sunday, September 2 (Sunday before Labor Day)
  • Monday, September 3 (Labor Day)
  • Early closing: Wednesday, November 21 - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, November 22 (Thanksgiving)
  • Monday, December 24 (Christmas Eve)
  • Tuesday December 25 (Christmas day)
  • Early closing: Monday, December 31 - 5:00 pm


Contact the Library




Adult Services / Reference


Youth Services


Check-Out Desk






Other contact options; contacting staff


Loan and Fine Policies

Complete information on loan periods, renewals, overdue fines, and availability of services can be found on the Loan, Fine, Service Policies page.

3-Week Loan:

  • general adult, young adult and children's books
  • adult and children's audiobooks

2-Week Loan:

  • new adult books
  • adult and children's CDs (except audiobooks)
  • magazines
  • TV show DVDs

1-Week Loan:

  • videos
  • DVDs
  • video games

3-Day Loan:

  • New DVDs

Overdue Fines:

Fines are $1 per day for all videos, DVDs and interlibrary loans, and 15¢ per day for all other materials. Overdue notices are sent when items are 15 days overdue. A bill for the replacement cost of non-returned items is sent at 30 days overdue.

Vision Statement

Morton Grove Public Library will meet the needs of its growing and increasingly diverse community by providing services and partnering with other community organizations. All will be welcomed to follow their interests, expand their dreams, learn new skills and interact with other members of the community to enhance their quality of life. The Board of Trustees and staff will work together to serve the public and respond to the changing role of libraries.

Approved by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, February 12, 2009.


Mission Statement

The Morton Grove Public Library's Mission Statement guides the selection of materials as it does the development of services and the allocation of resources.

The Morton Grove Public Library will provide a place offering materials, programs, and services to assist the community in its pursuit of personal growth and lifelong learning.

Approved by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, June 12, 2008.

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