Voter Registration

Residents of the State of Illinois may register to vote at the Main Library first floor Registration Desk, at the Rakow Branch, or the South Elgin Branch 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.

For the 2022 General Election on Tuesday, November 8th, the last day to register at the Library will be Tuesday, October 11th.  Voter Registration at the Library will resume on Thursday, November 10th

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

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2022 General Early Voting

Main Library, Second Floor, October 24th-November 6th

Monday - Friday Oct 24th - 28th 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday Oct 29th 9 am - 12 pm
Sunday Oct 30th 10 am - 4 pm
Monday - Friday Oct 31st - Nov. 4th 9 am - 7 pm
Saturday Nov 5th 8 am - 4 pm
Sunday Nov 6th 10 am - 4 pm
Monday Nov 7th 9 am - 4 pm


Local Voting Information

Kane County Elections
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     Voting by Mail

Cook County Elections
      Are You Registered in Cook County?
      Voting by Mail


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