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Residents of the State of Illinois may register to vote at the first floor Registration Desk when the library is open. 

Please have two forms of identification with you, one with your current address.  Naturalized citizens should know the date and place of their naturalization. 

Voter registration at the library closes 28 days before an election.  It re-opens 2 days after an election.

Grace period registration is available through the county clerk's office.

If you have any questions please contact the Registration Desk at 847-429-4597.

Local Voting Information

Kane County Elections
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     Voting by Mail

Cook County Elections
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      Absentee Voting

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