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About Us

A photo of the bay window in the Johnson Room on a sunny summer morning

Welcome to the Glencoe Public Library!

Our mission is to be a vital and welcoming community partner that encourages personal connection and lifelong learning. The library’s vision is to be your first stop for information, discovery, and connections. The library’s core values are:

  • Service – Offering a friendly, accepting, and helpful library experience for all
  • Community – Serving as a community center and as a committed partner to local agencies and organizations
  • Access – Providing a comfortable building complemented by community outreach, virtual programs, and 24/7 access to materials
  • Knowledge – Helping patrons navigate a world of information
  • Intellectual Freedom – Upholding the right of patrons to seek and receive information

Please come in and chat with our staff, sit by our fireplaces, attend our events and be part of the library’s community. We hope to see you soon!

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