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Our building is closed but the materials return is open. Call 847.356.7711 for curbside pickup of library materials, craft kits and program materials. More Information

Lake Villa District Library   |   847.356.7711
140 N. Munn Road 
Lindenhurst, Illinois 60046

Monday - Thursday 11am - 7pm Curbside Only
Friday 11am - 6pm Curbside Only
Saturday 11am - 5pm Curbside Only
Sunday 1 - 5pm Curbside Only


Staff Directory

Mikael Jacobsen Director  847.245.5100  Email the Library Director
Julie Binkley Administrative Services Manager 847.245.5101 Email the Administrative Services Manager
Nina Kenney Public Relations Coordinator  847.245.5102 Email the Public Relations Coordinator
Tara Caldara Head of Adult Services 847.245.5106 Email the Head of Adult Services
Lynn Firman Head of Circulation Services 847.245.5107 Email the Head of Circulation Services
Glenn Galang Head of IT Services 847.245.5105 Email the Head of IT Services
Elisa Gueffier Head of Youth Services 847.245.5112 Email the Head of Youth Services
Anita Santoro Head of Technical Services 847.245.5111 Email the Head of Technical Services

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Freedom of Information Act Requests

The Lake Villa District Library is committed to providing access to public records under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act and Open Meetings Act, Pension Reform Bill, Public Act 97-609

Designated Freedom of Information Officer

Mikael Jacobsen, Director
Lake Villa District Library
140 N. Munn Road
Lindenhurst, IL 60046
847.356.7711 ext. 5100 
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Public Act 97-0609 Compliance

In accordance with Public Act 97-0609 I5 ILCS 120/7.3, a list of all employees whose total compensation package exceeds $75,000 is available in the library’s Administration Office.  In addition, an employee’s total compensation package that is equal to or in excess of $150,000 is available in the library’s Administration Office at least six days before approval.

This statute defines “total compensation package” as salary, employer-paid health insurance premiums, housing allowance, vehicle allowance, clothing allowance, bonuses, loans, vacation days which will be earned in that year and sick days which will be earned in that year.  Lake Villa District Library does not provide vehicle allowance, housing allowance, clothing allowance, or loans to its employees.

This information can be requested at Lake Villa District Library Administration Office which is located at 140 N. Munn Road, Lindenhurst, IL 60046, by telephone at 847-356-7711, or by emailing the Library Director, Mikael Jacobsen to request an electronic copy.