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Library Locations

Information about Advocate Health - Midwest Library’s eight locations at hospitals in Wisconsin and Illinois including staff, library hours and access

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Finding Us

  • Enter the main hospital building.
  • Take Elevator B to the 9th floor.
  • The library is located to the left of the elevators.

Library Hours & Access

  • Access 24/7 to teammates with an Advocate Lutheran General badge. 
  • Open to Advocate Health - Midwest Region teammates and affiliated staff.
  • Physical Library is temporarily unstaffed by a librarian
  • Virtual service is available Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

*Availability excludes holidays.

Contact the Staff

Phone: 414-389-5870


  • One printer with copy and scan capabilities
  • Secure document destruction box, located to the left upon entering
  • Eighteen computers
  • Study and reading area
  • Phone charging station

Book Self-Checkout

To borrow a book when the library is unstaffed, please follow these directions:

Option 1: Use a smartphone to fill out this form


Option 2:  Fill out a check-out form located at the front counter. Fill out a new patron registration form as well if this is your first time borrowing an item. Put all forms in the drop box located on the front counter.

Information on our circulation policies can be found on our services page

Book Return

Please return your books to the book drop, located next to the library door.


1775 Dempster St.
Park Ridge, IL 60068