Services

Library Services


Book Sale Shelf

The library has a year-round book sale shelf located at the entrance of the library. Pricing is as follows:

  • Hardcover – $0.50 each
  • Paperback – $0.25 each
  • Compact Discs – $1.00 each
  • DVDs – $2.00 each

BOOK SALE IS CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE DUE TO PRECAUTIONS OF COVID-19.


Copying, Faxing, Printing, & Scanning

Copying
Copy machines are available at the library. Black and white copies are $.10 per page. Color copies are $.50 per page.

Faxing
Local and long distance faxing is available at the library. Faxes sent in the state of Illinois are $1.00 per page and $2.00 per page for outside the state of Illinois. Toll free numbers are $.25 per page. The library only accepts payment by cash or check at this time. The library does not send international faxes. Faxes cannot be received at the library.

FAXING SERVICES ARE CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE DUE TO PRECAUTIONS OF COVID-19.

Printing
Black and white printing and color printing is available at the library. Black and white printing are $.10 per page. Color printing is $.50 per page. Copies can be paid for with change, credit card, or dollar bills at the print release station. The library does not offer wireless printing at this time.

Scanning
One scanning station is located in the computer lab for public use. Patrons must bring their own USB drive to be able to scan. Scanning is free.

PHOTOCOPYING, PRINTING & SCANNING ARE ALL SELF-SERVICE DUE TO PRECAUTIONS OF COVID-19. PLEASE REFER TO SIGNAGE FOR INSTRUCTIONS. 


Public Computers

Wi-Fi
Free wireless connection may be used while at the library by connecting to the SPS Public network. No password is needed.

Computers
The Computer Lab has multiple computers available with Internet access and Microsoft Office. The patron must present a valid library card, driver’s license, or state identification to use the computer. Computer use is limited to one hour however sessions may be extended if no other patrons are waiting. The library highly recommends patrons bring in a USB drive to save documents.


Meeting Room

The Meeting Room is located in the lower level of the library and is available for use by non-profit groups. Priority is given to the Schiller Park Public Library for programming and to Schiller Park Residents. Non-profit groups requesting to use the room must submit an application at least one week prior to the next anticipated Board Meeting date for consideration. There is no fee for the use of the room.

THE MEETING ROOM IS UNAVAILABLE DUE TO PRECAUTIONS OF COVID-19. MEETING ROOM APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Meeting Room Policy

Meeting Room Application


Museum Adventure Pass

The Museum Adventure Pass program is limited to Schiller Park Residents and offers discounts or free admission to a variety of participating organizations.

Request a museum pass from your computer! Click here to see available passes.

For more information please visit www.museumadventurepass.org or call the circulation desk at 847-678-0433.

Libraries have a limited number of passes for each participating museum, and are available on a first-come, first-served basis whether requested in person or online. One Museum Adventure Pass may be checked out per family, per loan period. The loan period is SEVEN DAYS and will expire after the date printed on the pass.


Reference Databases

The library subscribes to several online databases such as Gale’s Infotrac, and Grolier which may be accessed for locating magazine articles, information on authors, works of literature, and more.


Study Room

Study Rooms are available for the use of a single person or groups of 4 or less. Study Rooms are limited to one hour and may be used for longer if no one is waiting. Use of the room is on a first-come, first-served basis. Patron must present a valid library card, driver’s license, or state identification to sign up at the front circulation desk to use a study room. There is no fee for the use of the room. 


Tax Forms

The Schiller Park Public Library offers select state forms and the federal reproducible publication where photocopies of the forms can be made. Library staff may not provide any tax advice, including advice on what forms individuals may need to use.

For more information please contact or visit:

Internal Revenue Service Illinois Department of Revenue
5100 River Road (800) 732-8866
Schiller Park, IL 60176
www.revenue.state.il.us
(847) 671-7541
(800) 829-1040
www.irs.gov

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