Basic Services

  • Holds  – The library will place holds on materials that the library owns for all  Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) cardholders.
  • Interlibrary Loan – The library will Interlibrary Loan materials owned by other libraries for Worth Public Library cardholders only.
  • Reciprocal Borrowing – Worth Public Library cardholders are able to use their library card at libraries that are members of the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS). Members of any Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) library are able to use their library card at Worth Public Library.
  • Youth Craft Pickup

    It’s our second week of Youth Craft Pickup!  August 11th– August 14th Each week we will have craft kits available to be picked up at the library. Supplies are limited, so email or call Youth Services today! PLEASE DO NOT COME TO THE LIBRARY TO PICK UP CRAFTS WITHOUT A SCHEDULED TIME. To place a request for craft

    August 11 @ 11:00 am - August 14 @ 4:00 pm
  • PreK Kits

    If your child is entering preschool or kindergarten this year, reserve a Pre-K Kit from Youth Services. Each Pre-K Kit includes worksheets, activities and games to help your child get ready for school. Letter, number, science and art activities are included. We have also included some of the supplies you will need for the activities, plus

    August 11 @ 11:00 am - August 25 @ 4:00 pm
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Youth programs and events:

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

10:00 am - 2:00 pm


The Library is closed on the following days:

  • New Years Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Years Eve


Phone Prompts at

0 - Operator
1 - Hours, Address
2 - Adult Services
3 - Youth Services
4 - Circulation Desk
5 - Business Office
6 - Technical Services
7 - Administrator