Books to Go

A free monthly service for anyone living in the Deerfield Public Library service area who can’t get to the Library due to illness or limiting physical conditions.

Get Recommendations

Let us help you find your next great read or watch! Fill out one of the forms below and we’ll be in touch within the next week with some personalized recommendations.

Adult Personalized Picks

Teen Personalized Picks

Youth Personalized Picks

Make a Request

Our librarians work hard to create a useful and relevant collection for the community, but we can’t have everything. If you are unable to find items in our catalog or with our LinkIn partners, send us a request.


The MakerSpace is a multifunctional space designed to help the Deerfield community learn, create, collaborate, and have fun with technology. Equipment and services include the Digital Media Lab, 3D Printing, Sewing, Embroidery, Laser Engraving, Vinyl Cutting, Large Format Printing, and more.

Museum Passes

Deerfield Public Library cardholders can check out free and discounted passes to a variety of museums and cultural institutions throughout Chicagoland and Illinois. See below available institutions and services.

Notary services

As of September 1, 2018, Deerfield Public Library no longer offers notary services. Download list of local places that offer notary services

Print, Copy, Fax

Patrons can print to our color or black & white printers from home or within the Library.  You can even print from your mobile device! Our scan station makes it easy to make digital copies of all of your documents, and it’s free.

Reference Services

Schedule an appointment with a Reference Librarian, make use of our exam proctoring services, and browse our research guides.

Study and Meeting Rooms

There are eight study rooms available for private study or small groups. Meeting rooms are available free of charge for meetings and programs conducted by not-for-profit groups on subjects of educational, civic or cultural interest. Submit a meeting room application.

Text Message Notifications

Patrons can sign up to receive text notices about items available to pick up, items due soon, overdue items, and fines. You can also send a text to request a renewal and you’ll receive a text back with the result of your request, as well as send a text to see your account’s expiration date.

Virtual Patron Library Card Registration

You can register for a library card online. Fill out the online registration form and a Patron Services staff member will call you to set up a virtual registration appointment.

Wi-Fi and Computers

The Deerfield Public Library offers free Wi-Fi throughout the building making it the perfect place to study, work, or play. We also offer desktop and laptop computers for use within the Library.