Library News

System Upgrades

Due to patron record upgrades that will be in process over the next two days, we will be unable to make any new library cards, renew current library cards or upgrade any patron information from Thursday, Dec. 13th through Friday, Dec. 14th. We will be able to resume...

Library Board Seeks New Trustee

The Worth Library District Board of Trustees is seeking resumes from Worth residents who wish to be considered for appointment to fill a Board vacancy. The vacancy became available when a board member moved out of the district's boundaries and became ineligible to...

SWAN Catalog Updates – Nov. 7-9

The SWAN library catalog will be updated from November 7-9. During this time, you will not be able to: View your account details on the SWAN website Place holds Pay fines online - fines may be paid in the library See where books and other items are located Receive...

Try-It! Illinois Is Back

www.finditillinois.org/tryit/ Try-IT! Illinois is back and is available through November 30th. Pick up the login and password at the library. Patrons have access to over 330 databases from over 45 vendors. There is no charge and is brought to us by Secretary of State...

Ravinia Tickets Are Back

Beginning on Saturday, June 9th, the Worth Public Library will be giving away free lawn passes to select performances at Ravinia. The passes are available to Worth residents only. Residents may select one date per visit, one visit per day. Dates are available here....

Planned Computer Down Time

On Monday, April 30th and Tuesday May 1st the library's computer system for processing returned items, holds, and library cards will be down. Below is a short list of the transactions we will and will not be able to perform - Can: - Checkout Items - Patrons can pick...

Christmas and New Year’s Closing

The Library will be closed Saturday, December 23rd to Monday, December 25th. We will be open regular hours starting December 26th. The Library will be closed Saturday, December 30th to Monday, January 1st. We will open regular hours starting January 2nd.

Book Donations

We have stopped taking book donations until further notice. Patrons have been very generous. However, we have limited space to store the books.

Public Computers will be Unavailable

Our regular public computers will be down on Wednesday, April 5th for an undetermined amount of time. We are having delivery and installation of new computer tables and chairs. Our 15-minute computer and our laptops will be available; however, printing will be...

Welcome to our new website!

In an effort to make our website more user-friendly for all types of devices, we have embarked on a mission to make our website available to you no matter where you are or what device you are using. Please let us know how you like the new format or if you have any...