Have a librarian to assist you with new or ongoing projects. Whether you are updating a resume or scanning old photos, we are here to help! Patrons are able to schedule one 60-minute appointment per week.
We have 58 public computers available and provide free public access wireless Internet (Wi-Fi). Our Wi-Fi SSID is: GlensidePLD. The library also offers computer classes on a variety of topics.
Find the best library databases for your research. All of our databases exhibit user-friendly design, reliable scholarship, and relevance for patrons of all ages with a wide range of research skills.
As part of our support for life-long learning, we’re glad to serve as a proctoring site for your professional or student examination. We provide space to take written exams, as well as public access computers for online exams.
If you or your child are college-bound or enrolling in career school, a Glenside Library staff member will provide assistance filling out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Accredited Representatives at the Glenside Library can assist with applying for the following immigration benefits: Naturalization/Citizenship, Adjustment of Status (Green Card), Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), and Family-Based Petitions in certain situations.
Notary service is available at no charge to library users. To ensure one of our notaries will be available to assist you, please contact the library at 630-260-1550 before your visit, or to set up a future appointment.
Glenside Library is an official Passport Acceptance Facility of the U.S. Department of State. We accept DS-11 applications for NEW passports at the Circulation Desk. Appointments can be made up to one week in advance.
Looking for a quiet place to study? Does your group need a place to meet? Providing public spaces to learn, collaborate, and create is a core library service available to the community.