Update 11-30-2020: Effective Monday, November 30, curbside pickup returns at the Main Library, Monday – Friday from 10:00 am – 7:00 pm. To request items on hold for pick up, visit the library’s online catalog or call 847-623-2021 ext 236. Book drops are reopened for 24/7 return of library materials.
Main Library Hours
Monday – Friday
10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Book drop now open 24/7!
Locate the desired item in the catalog. Click “Request” which is located either below the title, or just near the top, just below the gray line. You will be prompted to enter your name and library card number, and select the location (Main Library) to pick up your hold. The system will tell you if your request has been successful or not. When the item is ready, the library will notify you by e-mail notification or a phone call, depending on what you have selected in your Personal Information.Note: You can also call 847-623-2021 ext 236 to place items on hold for pick up.
If you are a resident of the Waukegan Public Library district, you can sign-up for a temporary library card (application here).
Items can be returned in the book drop located on Martin Luther King Dr. behind the Main Library. Items can also be returned in the book drop located in the parking lot at the Waukegan Park District Field House Sports, Fitness & Aquatics Center.