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Address: 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone Number: 708-383-8200
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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... extraordinarily educational. Quiet, free wifi, free 2 hour parking. We've had the tour. We've had a private showing of the Hemingway/Wright artifacts. Incredible jewel that... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Lafayette, Indiana
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Oak Park, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This library has had a total redo. It is the best! Kind of....The staff is beyond helpful and kind. Only prob is homeless people hang out there..... Have a wonderful movie section...but prob is, it makes no sense. Really should have it divided up into say: comedy, action, foreign... You really have to spend lots of time looking for what... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

... extraordinarily educational. Quiet, free wifi, free 2 hour parking. We've had the tour. We've had a private showing of the Hemingway/Wright artifacts. Incredible jewel that everyone should make their first stop in Oak Park. The art work, the architecture, it's all there and waiting. The staff is friendly, knowledgable and eager to show you around and tell you the... More 

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Gainesville FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

LOVE LOVE LOVE. This library is a gift to the folks of Oak Park. They make reading appealing again and despite the extensive collection their librarians can hone in a book that is just right for you. Plus I can access books online so mid winter when I am not keen on going out, the books come to me. Love... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

In a residential area of only 3 miles by 1.5 miles, this library has 3 branches! Two of them are in residential areas. The hours are good, the staff is helpful, you can reserve and renew books online too, and have them get books from other libraries. They have something for everybody--not just kids. My wife gets the recorded books... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

i ve been there a few times, and enjoyed my visit, they also have a parking garage thats free, i highly recommend,especially if you have kids....lots of computers...

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

i always go to the library when i have time. They have lots of movie dvds to select from i recommend Oak Park Library to all my friends and family.

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Field, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I'm not sure "travelers" would have much use for a Library (unless it was too nasty to be outside) but this is a wonderful library. It's not "quiet" the way I think of a library from my childhood, but that's because it's bustling. Very airy and plenty of comfortable seating in which to relax and peruse the collection. Quite a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Terrific place to visit with multiple levels and an elevator/stairs. Bright with lower level redone for more seating. Underground parking available if needed. Walkable and conveniently located to downtown Oak Park and across from a nice park.

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Beautiful new building overlooking Scoville Park. Great service and easy to use. Good programs. Great location. What more can you say?

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Oak Park, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Beyond its well designed building, the Oak Park Public Library is notable for its many programs. One that we assist is a series of free folk music concerts that is usually well attended. Others include visiting authors, art exhibits, a photography class and job hunting help.

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Additional Information about Oak Park Public Library

Address: 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone Number: 708-383-8200
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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