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Check out a Roku!


Highland Park Public Library cardholders can stream popular TV shows and movies from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and view our digital collection of over 150 movies through the Vudu app.

Check out a Roku with a Highland Park Public Library card, connect it to your television with the included HDMI or AV cables, and start enjoying the world of streaming content!  Requires a high-speed wireless internet connection. Available to patrons ages 14 and older.

The loan period for a Roku device is seven (7) days with the chance of one (1) renewal. It can be checked out and returned to our Film & Music Services desk. No returns in the book drops. The late fee is $1/day.

Click here for availability and to reserve a Roku streaming device, or call Film & Music Services at 847/681-7033.


Database of the Month: American Indian History Online

Celebrate 15,000+ years of American Indian History and Culture with the American Indian History online database. Access primary sources, overview essays, maps, photos and chapters from print titles by notable historians all expertly written and authoritatively sourced to help with your research.

Slideshows, curriculum tools and dynamic citations make excellent resources for students and educators. Student friendly content and search features make American Indian History the perfect source for reports and group projects.

Click this link or go to the hamburger menu at the top left of the screen, choose Databases, then Kids, and American Indian History to use this resource! If you are using American Indian History, or any of our other amazing online resorces, from outside the Library you will need to use your Highland Park Library Card number for access. 


Upcoming Events

Paper Rocket Launch!Fri, November 23rd - 10:00 AM
Fall Baby BooktimeFri, November 23rd - 10:30 AM
Spanish Literary Club Fri, November 23rd - 11:30 AM
Friends Book Nook - Thursdays and SaturdaysSat, November 24th - 10:30 AM