Contains white pages, yellow pages, reverse phone, and address searches.

Contains 90 million white pages listings, 10 million yellow pages listings, reverse phone look-up, international directories, and a toll free number directory.

Find the Best Places to Live.

Facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.

Climate profiles and crime rates for American and some international cities.

Regional, categorized construction information.

Country profiles featuring geography, peoples, government, economy, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.

Cities and town throughout the United States.

Community Profiles.

Profiles of over 42,000 U.S. cities and towns.

Library of Congress online studies of 100 countries.

Multiple-Listing -Service database in your selected market area.

Buying a home assistance.

Profiles for 179,000 cities, towns, neighborhoods and subdivisions.

Finding a home, a realtor, or information on mortgages and moving.

Records describing each National Geographic magazine article, book, map, and video.

Locate National Parks, learn about historic sites or explore nature.

The official list of the nation’s historic places.

Collection of geographic and other reference information.

Data on 136 population, health, and environment variables for more than 220 countries, 28 world regions and sub-regions, and the world as a whole.

Maps and driving directions.

Database of home sale prices, current back to 1987.

Closing price of Chicago-area homes sold in the last 4 years.

Metro-Chicago Retail Space, Office, and Business Park Guides.

Search by name, phone, or agency.

Nationwide residential and business phone directory.

White, yellow, trip planning and e-mail directories.

Consulate and embassy information. Download and print passports.

Campground directory.

       
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Library Hours

 

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

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Upcoming Events

 
Toddlers and their caregivers can explore and play with different toys and sensory materials each week, develop fine and gross motor skills, as well as social interaction and language skills. Caregivers must accompany child during program. Recommend for ages birth-four years. Registration required
High school and middle school artists may submit up to five pieces in any medium. Submission forms are required for each entry. Completed forms and art must be submitted by Friday, 4/20.
Join us each week as we build, create, and use our imaginations with Legos. Duplo blocks will be available for children ages 4 and under. No registration required, walk-ins welcome.
Learn about battlefields and war artifacts.  Two programs from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, Grades 4 – 12 only.  Come early or stay after to visit the grounds, tank park, and hiking trail.  $5.00 per family.

Kid’s Library

 

Search for books, movies, music, magazines and more.
Kid's Library

OMNI Libraries

 

Download audiobooks and e-books.
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eReadIllinois

 

Free eBooks supported by the Illinois Secretary of State through the Illinois State Library.
eReadIllinois

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Museum Adventure Pass

 

Get your Museum Passes at the Circulation Desk. You must bring a Fossil Ridge adult library card to get a pass.
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About Us

 

Fossil Ridge Public Library serves the community in Braidwood, Illinois and the surrounding area.

We offer many different programs and have many resources available for anything that you may be searching for.

Visit us today and find out for yourself!

Contact Us

 

Get in touch with us today or stop by for a visit.
Phone: (815) 458-2187
Fax: (815) 458-2042
Email: questions@fossilridge.org
Address: 386 W. Kennedy Road,
Braidwood, IL 60408
Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 9am - 8pm
Fri. 9am - 5pm / Sat. 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

Upcoming Events

 
Toddlers and their caregivers can explore and play with different toys and sensory materials each week, develop fine and gross motor skills, as well as social interaction and language skills. Caregivers must accompany child during program. Recommend for ages birth-four years. Registration required
High school and middle school artists may submit up to five pieces in any medium. Submission forms are required for each entry. Completed forms and art must be submitted by Friday, 4/20.
Join us each week as we build, create, and use our imaginations with Legos. Duplo blocks will be available for children ages 4 and under. No registration required, walk-ins welcome.