About the Library

Holiday Closings for 2018

The Matteson Area Public Library will be closed on the following holidays

Holiday Date
New Year’s Day January 1
President’s Day February 18
Easter April 21
Mother’s Day May 12
Memorial Day May 26 & 27
Father’s Day June 16
Holiday Date
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 2
Thanksgiving November 28 & 29
Christmas Eve December 24
Christmas Day December 25
New Year’s Eve December 31

Mission & Policies


The Mission of the Matteson Public Library is to make a positive contribution in the community by providing popular materials and services to help meet informational, recreational, educational, and intellectual needs with timely, accurate information in a variety of formats

Vision Statement

The library will serve as a bridge between imagination, exploration, and knowledge.


Job Openings

Current Job Postings

You can come into the library to pick up a job application from the Customer Service Desk, or you can download and print a copy here. Bring your completed handwritten application to the library.

All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

  • We are currently not hiring