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  Happy Thanksgiving! To celebrate this season of thanks and giving, Cook Memorial Public Library District is once again collecting food and books for distribution to those in need. Donated items will be given to the Libertyville Township and V...

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Parents – are you ever stumped when trying to help your child with a homework assignment? Do you ever wish you could ask an expert to explain a concept your child is struggling to understand? Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of Cook Memorial L...

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Every year as Halloween nears, our reference librarians find themselves fielding questions concerning Libertyville’s very own creepy urban legend: The Gate. Our intrepid local history librarians have taken on the challenge of investigating to find th...

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  Serious researchers take note: Thanks to the Illinois State Library, you temporarily have free access to hundreds of subscription databases above and beyond the ones always available to Cook Memorial card holders. The initiative is called Try...

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This month we invite you to take a short survey. It will give you a unique opportunity to be heard on key topics such as how and why you use the library, how satisfied you are with our collections and services, how well library spaces suit your needs...