Notice 8/23/21: Per Cook County Department of Public Health, masks are required for everyone indoors, whether vaccinated or unvaccinated. 
Disposable masks are available at service desks.  If you cannot wear a mask or are not ready to visit at this time,
please use Curbside Pickup, Home Delivery, our Digital Collections, or contact us to see how we can assist you.  Thank you.


Elmwood Park Public Library makes the following documents available to ensure transparency in the library's functions and activities. 

Legal Notices and Advertisement for Bids

There are no such notices or bids at this time.

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

For more information about the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) visit our FOIA page.

You may also directly contact the Library's FOIA officer.




Legal Postings

Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund - Public Act 101-0504


Social Media Comments

In addition to the Library's Behavior and Computer Use policies, specific Terms of Service regarding Social Media comments and staff actions are listed here for general awareness and compliance. Comments containing any of the following inappropriate content will not be permitted and are subject to removal and/or restriction:

1. Profane, obscene, violent, sexual, or pornographic content and/or language.

2. Content that promotes discrimination on the basis of age, color, race, religion, gender, LGBTQ, etc.

3. Threats of harassment or violence toward any person or organization.

4. Conduct in violation of any federal, state, or local law, or the encouragement of illegal activity. 

5. Information that may tend to compromise the safety or security of the public or public systems.

6. Content that violates a legal ownership interest, such as a copyright or trademark.

7. Promotion of any businesses, products, services, or activities not related to Library business.

8. Spam or links to other sites.


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