COVID-19
INFORMATION

Are you looking for information on the library's response to COVID-19? Click here.

Library staff has collected the following sources of reliable information and helpful tools to help you stay informed about the coronavirus (COVID-19). 

Guidance on this page is from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).

How to Protect Yourself and Others

Whether or not you have received the COVID-19 vaccine and/or have been infected with COVID-19 and recovered, please remember to protect yourself, your family, and your community by practicing the following precautions:

Guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)

COVID-19 Vaccines


Vaccine Eligibility

Starting Monday, April 12th, all Illinois residents, including all DuPage County residents, aged 16 and older are eligible for COVID-19 vaccination. Due to limited vaccine supplies, appointments may not be immediately available.

Further eligibility restrictions at vaccine locations may vary depending on county eligibility requirements. 

Vaccine Registration

DuPage County registration for vaccine notifications: Complete this online form to be contacted with specific information when appointments or clinics are available.


Registration Form

For assistance making appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, contact:

English and Spanish speaking agents are available 7 days a week from 6 am to midnight. Translation into other languages is also available.

For general questions about COVID-19 and local response and guidance, contact:

  • The DuPage County Health Department by calling (630) 682-7400
  • The Illinois Department of Public Health by calling (800) 889-3931 or emailing DPH.SICK@ILLINOIS.GOV

Locations

Please note that for all of the locations below, all vaccinations are by appointment only. There is currently limited availability at select locations. Additional requirements for appointments may apply.

Illinois vaccine locations: Find vaccination locations on the map by entering your zip code or city. 

Protect yourself against COVID-19 vaccine scams by following these safety tips from the Office of Inspector General for the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

Vaccine FAQs

The answers below and more information can be found on the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) websites.

Full Vaccination and Travel FAQs

The answers below and more information can be found on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.

covid-19 information & Testing

The answers below and more information can be found on the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) websites.


COVID-19 FAQs


COVID-19 Updates

community resources

DGPL Resources

  • Career Help page: Career help, including resume help, skill development, job lists and directories, as well as business and career programs.
  • Downers Grove Services page: Additional community resources including local food pantries and other local organizations.
  • DGPL Social Services page: Information on the library's Social Work Interns and social service partners.