North Suburban Library District
Mary M. Petro
6340 N. Second St.
Loves Park, IL 61111
Hours of OperationMon-Fri:9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
The History of the North Suburban Library District NSLD/Roscoe offered wireless Internet access starting October 3, 2005. A wireless network was added to NSLD/Loves Park a few months later. The library also increased the number of public computers in NSLD/Roscoe to 10. During 2005-2006, circulation at NSLD/Loves Park and NSLD/Roscoe increased to 590,794.
NSLD/Roscoe library’s yearly circulation increased more than 35% and Loves Park’s annual circulation increased over 15%. The number of visitors at both libraries increased 8.2% to 360,681. Overcrowding at NSLD/Roscoe’s library was a problem. There was a severe shortage of program space and also shelving space for materials.