Apply for a BIPL Card

BIPL Library Card
Blue Island Residents

To enjoy all the library has to offer, you will need a Blue Island Library Card. You can now apply for one online! Anyone that resides within the Blue Island city limits is eligible to apply. Click the button below to apply today.


Non Blue Island Residents

Certain Non-Residents may apply for a Blue Island Public Library card, such as individuals living in unincorporated areas within the boundaries of Community High School District 218. For more information, read our library card policy below.

CurbSide Service

Place holds on books, CDs, DVDs, and other items using the online catalog. Staff will contact you when materials are ready for pickup.

Copy & Print

We offer copy, print, and scan stations for public use. You can also CLICK HERE to print from anywhere. Please see library staff for pricing information.

Tech Consult

We have various programs that can help you navigate your technology. Check our Events Page for dates and times. We also offer one-on-one tech help. Visit our Tech Annex for more information. 

Browse Online

You can browse our collection online. Our swan catalog is available HERE. If you log in you can place holds, create lists, and even sign up for a library card all from the comfort of your home.