Latest from our staff

  • New Website Coming Soon

    Soon you’ll see a streamlined homepage with simplified navigation to get you where you want to go quicker, with fewer clicks and less scrolling. The sleek design will transfer seamlessly from desktop to mobile use, and will incorporate the library’s...

  • Mount Prospect Entrepreneurs Initiative survey

    The Mount Prospect Entrepreneurs Initiative (MPEI) is focused on supporting new or prospective small businesses in Mount Prospect by providing access to learning opportunities, professional networking and economic development opportunities.  In order to plan for the future of MPEI, the...

  • May Dial-a-Story

    Listen to stories, jokes, songs, and more. Some items are read by your librarians, and some by other great narrators, but all have been carefully selected by library staff. Our menu selections vary and change monthly.

  • New Nonfiction Books for May

    Each month we highlight new nonfiction books. Here is the list for May.

  • Asian American and Pacific Islander Voices in Fiction

    Celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander authors this month by adding these fantastic fiction books to your reading list.

  • New business information source: Mergent Intellect 

    A new database is available to Mount Prospect Public Library patrons looking for business information. Mergent Intellect offers comprehensive data on both public and private companies with a user-friendly interface. Extensive coverage of private companies with financials, executive contacts, and...