Big Book of Schools Magazine Distribution Sites

Looking for education options for your child? Take a peek at Chicago Parent’s brand new print edition, Big Book of Schools, which features breakdowns of all of the public, private and charter schools in Chicagoland – colleges, too.

The 2020 issue hits newsstands in late July. Grab a copy while it’s hot – once it’s gone, you’ll have to wait till next year!

Note: Locations are listed in alphabetical order under their county. If you‘re looking for specific city, click “command+f” or “control+f” and search for your city.


Cook County


Acorn Public Library

15624 Central Ave, Oak Forest

Albany Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

3401 W. Foster Ave., Chicago

Archer Heights Branch, Chicago Public Library

5055 S. Archer Ave., Chicago

Arlington Heights Memorial Library

500 N Dunton Ave., Arlington Heights

Austin Branch, Chicago Public Library

5615 W. Race Ave., Chicago

Austin-Irving Branch, Chicago Public Library

6100 Irving Park Road, Chicago

Avalon Branch, Chicago Public Library

8148 S. Stony Island Ave., Chicago

Bedford Park Public Library

7816 W. 65th Place, Summit

Bellwood Public Library

600 Bohland Avenue, Bellwood

Berkeley Public Library

1637 Taft Ave, Berkeley

Berwyn Public Library

2701 S. Harlem Ave., Berwyn

Beverly Branch, Chicago Public Library

1962 W. 95th St., Chicago

Bezazian Branch, Chicago Public Library

1226 W. Ainslie St., Chicago

Brainerd Branch, Chicago Public Library

1350 W. 89th St., Chicago

Bridgeview Public Library

7840 W. 79th St., Bridgeview

Broadview Public Library

2226 S. 16th Ave., Broadview

Brookfield Public Library

3609 Grand Boulevard, Brookfield

Bucktown-Wicker Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

1701 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago

Budlong Woods Branch, Chicago Public Library

5630 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago

Chicago Ridge Public Library

10400 Oxford Avenue, Chicago Ridge

Cicero Public Library

5225 W. Cermak Road, Cicero

Coleman Branch, Chicago Public Library

731 E. 63rd St., Chicago

Crestwood Public Library

4955 W. 135th St., Crestwood

Des Plaines Public Library

1501 Ellinwood St., Des Plaines

Dunning Branch, Chicago Public Library

7455 W. Cornelia Ave., Chicago

Edgebrook Branch, Chicago Public Library

5331 W. Devon Ave., Chicago

Edgewater Branch, Chicago Public Library

6000 N. Broadway, Chicago

Eisenhower Public Library

4613 N. Oketo Ave., Harwood Heights

Elk Grove Village Public Library

1001 Wellington Avenue, Elk Grove Village

Elmwood Park Public Library

1 Conti Pkwy, Elmwood Park

Evanston Public Library

1703 Orrington Avenue, Evanston

Evergreen Park Public Library

9400 S. Troy Ave., Evergreen Park

Flossmoor Public Library

1000 Sterling Avenue, Flossmoor

Forest Park Public Library

7555 Jackson Boulevard, Forest Park

Franklin Park Public Library

10311 Grand Avenue, Franklin Park

Galewood-Mont Clare Branch, Chicago Public Library

6871 W. Belden Ave., Chicago

Glenview Public Library

1930 Glenview Road, Glenview

Green Hills Public Library 

8311 W. 103rd St., Palos Hills

Hanover Park Branch Library

1266 Irving Park Road, Hanover Park

Harold Washington Library Center, Chicago Public Library

400 S. State St., Chicago

Hillside Public Library

405 Hillside Avenue, Hillside

Hodgkins Public Library

6500 Wenz Avenue, Hodgkins

Hoffman Estates Branch Library

1550 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates

Homewood Public Library

17917 Dixie Highway, Homewood

Humboldt Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

1605 N. Troy St., Chicago

Justice Public Library

7641 Oak Grove Avenue, Justice

La Grange Park Public Library

555 N. La Grange Road, La Grange Park

La Grange Public Library

10 W. Cossitt Ave., La Grange

Lincoln Belmont Branch, Chicago Public Library

1659 W. Melrose St., Chicago

Lincoln Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

1150 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago

Lincolnwood Public Library

4000 W. Pratt Ave., Lincolnwood

Logan Square Branch, Chicago Public Library

3030 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago

Lozano Branch, Chicago Public Library 

1805 S. Loomis St., Chicago

Lyons Public Library

4209 Joliet Ave, Lyons


3350 N. Western Ave., Chicago

Mayfair Branch, Chicago Public Library

4400 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago

Maywood Public Library

121 S. 5th Ave., Maywood

Melrose Park Public Library

801 Broadway, Melrose Park

Merlo Branch, Chicago Public Library

644 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago

McKinley Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

1915 W. 35th St., Chicago

Morton Grove Public Library

6140 Lincoln Avenue, Morton Grove

Mount Prospect Public Library

10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect

Near North Branch, Chicago Public Library

310 W. Division St., Chicago

Niles-Maine District Library

6960 W. Oakton St., Niles

North Austin Branch, Chicago Public Library

5724 W. North Ave., Chicago

North Pulaski Branch, Chicago Public Library

4300 W. North Ave., Chicago

North Riverside Public Library

2400 Des Plaines Avenue, North Riverside

Northlake Public Library District

231 N. Wolf Road, Northlake

Northtown Branch, Chicago Public Library

6800 N. Western Ave., Chicago 

Oak Lawn Public Library

9427 Raymond Avenue, Oak Lawn

Oak Park Public Library – Main Library

834 Lake Street, Oak Park

Oriole Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

7454 W. Balmoral Ave., Chicago

Orland Park Public Library

14921 S. Ravinia Ave., Orland Park

Palatine Public Library

700 N. North Ct., Palatine

Palos Heights Public Library

12501 S. 71st Ave., Palos Heights

Park Forest Library

400 Lakewood Boulevard, Park Forest

Park Ridge Public Library

20 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge

Poplar Creek Public Library

1405 S. Park Ave., Streamwood

Portage-Cragin Branch, Chicago Public Library

5108 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago

Prairie Trails Public Library

8449 Moody Avenue, Burbank

Prospect Heights Public Library

12 N. Elm St., Prospect Heights

Richton Park Public Library

22310 Latonia Lane, Richton Park

River Forest Public Library

735 Lathrop Avenue, River Forest

River Grove Public Library District

8638 Grand Avenue, River Grove

Riverside Public Library

1 Burling Rd, Riverside

Rogers Park Branch, Chicago Public Library

6907 N. Clark St., Chicago

Rolling Meadows Library

3110 Martin Lane, Rolling Meadows

Richard J. Daley Branch, Chicago Public Library

3400 S. Halsted St., Chicago

Roden Branch, Chicago Public Library

6083 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago

Schaumburg Library

130 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg

Schiller Park Public Library

4200 Old River Road, Schiller Park

Scottsdale Branch, Chicago Public Library

4101 W. 79th St., Chicago

Skokie Public Library

5215 Oakton Street, Skokie

South Shore Branch, Chicago Public Library

2505 E. 73rd St., Chicago

Stickney-Forest View Public Library District

6800 W. 43rd St., Stickney

Sugar Beet Food Co-op

812 Madison Street, Oak Park

Sulzer Regional Library, Chicago Public Library

4455 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago

Summit Public Library District

6233 S. Archer Road, Summit

Thomas Ford Memorial Library

800 Chestnut St., Western Springs

Tinley Park Public Library

7851 Timber Drive, Tinley Park

Tony’s Fresh Market

7580 Barrington Road, Hanover Park

Uptown Branch, Chicago Public Library

929 W. Buena Ave., Chicago

Valli Produce

850 N. Roselle Road, Hoffman Estates

Walker Branch, Chicago Public Library

11071 S. Hoyne Avenue, Chicago

West Chicago Avenue Branch, Chicago Public Library

4856 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago

West Pullman Branch, Chicago Public Library

830 W. 119th St., Chicago

West Town Branch, Chicago Public Library

1625 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago

Westchester Public Library

10700 Canterbury Street, Westchester

Wilmette Public Library

1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette

Woodson Regional Library, Chicago Public Library

9525 S. Halsted St., Chicago

Wrightwood-Ashburn Branch, Chicago Public Library

8530 S. Kedzie Ave., Chicago

DuPage County


Addison Public Library

4 Friendship Plaza, Addison

Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets

1250 Lake Street, Hanover Park

Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets

550 E. North Ave., Carol Stream

Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets

166 E. Lake St., Bloomingdale

Bartlett Public Library

800 S. Bartlett Road, Bartlett

Bensenville Community Public Library

200 S. Church Road, Bensenville

Bloomingdale Public Library

101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale

Carol Stream Public Library

616 Hiawatha Drive, Carol Stream

Clarendon Hills Library

7 N. Prospect Ave., Clarendon Hills

Elmhurst Public Library

125 S. Prospect Ave., Elmhurst

Glen Ellyn Public Library

400 Duane St., Glen Ellyn

Glencoe Public Library

 320 Park Ave, Glencoe

Glenside Public Library

25 E. Fullerton Ave., Glendale Heights

Helen Plum Library

110 W. Maple St., Lombard

Hinsdale Public Library

20 E. Maple St., Hinsdale

Indian Prairie Public Library

401 Plainfield Road, Darien

Itasca Community Library

500 W. Irving Park Road, Itasca

Lisle Library District

777 Front St., Lisle

Naperville Public Library – Naper Boulevard Library

2035 S. Naper Boulevard, Naperville

Nichols Library

200 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville

Oak Brook Public Library

600 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook

Roselle Public Library

40 Park Street, Roselle

Valli Produce

155 North Avenue, Glendale Heights

Villa Park Public Library

305 Ardmore Avenue, Villa Park

Warrenville Public Library District

28W751 Stafford Place, Warrenville

Westmont Public Library

428 N. Cass Ave., Westmont

Wheaton Public Library

225 N. Cross St., Wheaton

Winfield Public Library

0s291 Winfield Rd, Winfield

Wood Dale Public Library

520 N. Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale

Woodridge Public Library

3 Plaza Drive, Woodridge

Kane County


Batavia Public Library

10 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia

Kaneville Public Library

2S101 Harter Road, Kaneville

St. Charles Public Library

1 S. 6th Ave., St. Charles

Lake County


Cook Park Library

413 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville 

Ela Area Public Library 

275 Mohawk Trail, Lake Zurich

Fremont Public Library

1170 N. Midlothian Road, Mundelein

Highland Park Public Library

494 Laurel Avenue, Highland Park

Highwood Public Library 

102 Highwood Avenue, Highwood

Lake Bluff Public Library 

123 E. Scranton Ave., Lake Bluff

Lake Forest Library

360 E. Deerpath Road, Lake Forest

Sunset Foods

1812 Green Bay Road, Highland Park

Sunset Foods

1451 E. Peterson Road, Libertyville

Wauconda Area Library

801 N. Main St., Wauconda

Will County


Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets

3115 111th Street, Naperville

Crete Public Library District

1177 N. Main St., Crete

Fountaindale Public Library District

300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook

Manhattan-Elwood Public Library District

240 Whitson Street, Manhattan

Plainfield Public Library

15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield

Three Rivers Public Library District

25207 W. Channon Drive, Channahon

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