Meeting Rooms | Study Rooms

Meeting Rooms

The Library has several spaces available for groups to reserve on the first floor: the Civic Room and the Pollak Rooms. Pollak Room AB is a large room that can be divided into two rooms, Pollak A and Pollak B. The Auditorium is only available for Library-sponsored programs.

Reservations must be completed online by a Northbrook resident 18 years or older with a valid Northbrook Library card in good standing. The signee must be present during the event.

Read the full Meeting Room Policy. Questions? View our FAQs.

Click here to request a meeting room

NOTE: We are unable to accept requests less than 7 days in advance.

Need to cancel your reservation? Go to the Room Cancellation page and enter your confirmation number.

Need to change your reservation or made a mistake? Please place a new request and then cancel your previous request using your original confirmation number.


Pollak Room A&B, Pollak Room A, Pollak Room B

Pollak Room A&B seats up to 100 and can be divided into two separate rooms, Pollak A and Pollak B, each seating up to 50

Pollak Room

Available Equipment:

  • 6’ tables on wheels
  • Chairs
  • Ceiling-Mounted Projectors and Screens
  • VGA Cables
  • HDMI Cables
  • Audio Input
  • Piano
  • Assisted Listening Devices
  • Lapel Microphones
  • Wireless Microphones
  • WiFi
  • PC Laptops
  • Sound System

 

Civic Room

Seats up to 40

Civic Room

Available Equipment:

  • VGA Cable
  • HDMI Cable
  • LCD Monitor
  • Conference Table
  • 14 Conference Chairs
  • 26 Additional Seats
  • WiFi
  • PC Laptops

 

Interactive Classroom

Seats up to 32

Photo of the Interactive Classroom

Available Equipment:

  • 6’ tables on wheels
  • Chairs
  • Ceiling-Mounted Projector and Screen
  • VGA Cable
  • HDMI Cable
  • WiFi
  • PC Laptops

 


Study Rooms

Five study rooms are located on the second floor of the Library.  Call the Magazines & Newspapers Room at 847-272-4980.

  • Residents with a valid Northbrook Public Library card can book a study room
  • Rooms hold a maximum of 8 people
  • Rooms may be reserved up to a week in advance for a maximum of 2 hours a day
  • Reservations will be forfeited if the room isn't occupied within 15 minutes of the starting time