The mission of the Glen Ellyn Public Library is to serve the community as a vibrant center for information, learning and discovery.
The Glen Ellyn Public Library serves a community of approximately 27,000 people and is located about 20 miles west of the city of Chicago. The current library was built in 1995. It has 52,000 square feet on three floors. The library holds over 220,000 items including books, magazines, DVDs and CDs. The library subscribes to over a dozen online databases and conducts programs and events for all ages.