Need help getting started? Stop by the Circulation Desk, contact us to set up one-on-one assistance, or watch our YouTube Tutorials Playlist!

Download the Mobile Library App

Manage your account, search the library's catalog, place holds, check due dates, access digital content, and more with our mobile app! Scan the QR code above, click here, or search the App Store or Google Play for FRGML Library to get started today.

We've Got You Covered

Looking for suggestions on what to read next? Wanting to try a new author? Or perhaps invest in an epic series? Click here to get started with our We've Got You Covered service, available for all ages and reading levels.

Access e-Content 24/7!

Please note: these resources are available to current FRGML cardholders only.


Libby by OverDrive

Check out eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines, and more via Digital Library of Illinois. Find the Libby by OverDrive app in the App Store or Google Play.


Check out eBooks, eAudiobooks, and more via eRead Illinois. Find the Boundless app in the App Store or Google Play.

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Instantly borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, comics, music, movies, television episodes, and more. Find the Hoopla app in the App Store or Google Play. Library

Valid for anyone in Illinois, no library card required.

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Explore content by Illinois authors, creators, and communities. Find the Library app in the App Store or Google Play.

Request a museum or cultural institution pass

Museum and Cultural Passes
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Print from a mobile device or home computer

We now offer mobile printing! Click here and follow onscreen instructions to print from a mobile device or home computer, and then come to the Library the same day to pay for and pick up prints. Check our hours here. Regular printing fees apply.

Search our catalog

Our online catalog and mobile app let you:

  • Find materials available at the Library as well as our digital resources online.
  • Place holds on items and receive notifications when they become available for you to check out.
  • Request materials that aren't in our collection by filling out a Purchase Suggestion (login required). Library staff will determine whether to purchase the item for our permanent collection or request an interlibrary loan for you from another nearby library. Please note: interlibrary loan service is only available to FRGML cardholders.

United Way 2-1-1

United Way 2-1-1 provides an easy way for everyone to access help with almost any challenge. Dialing 2-1-1 or texting 898 211 in McHenry County will connect you to a call center that will hep you access services including rent and utility assistance, food banks, affordable housing, health resources, child care, elderly care, financial counseling, job training, and much more. 2-1-1 is accessible to everyone and available 24/7/365 at no cost. Please share with anyone who needs help at any time, but especially during these difficult days.