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Address: 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone Number: 708-383-8200
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9:00 am - 9:00 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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Has 3 branches within a 1.5 x 3 mile village, well-staffed

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... read more

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

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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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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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I am a volunteer and patron at the library. As a volunteer I have observed staff as they assisted library patrons. Staff is so kind, so patient, so knowledgeable,and so available to everyone who requests help or even just looks in need of assistance. There are so many services available besides the typical lending of books. I often download audio... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I am a regular user of the Oak Park Public Library, mainly the Maze Branch which is within convenient walking distance from my apartment. The main library is open seven days a week, the Maze Branch is closed on Fridays, but open on Sunday. The Dole Branch, closed Mondays, open Sundays. As a matter of fact, when other libraries were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a terrific community facility. Particularly impressive is the childrens section where there is all manner if interactive experiences available. In addition to a huge range of nooks, there is music, movies, computers, story time, the list goes on.

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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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