Glenview Public Library 1930 Glenview Rd, Glenview, IL60025 The Glenview Public library was founded by a group of visionaries during the midst of the Great Depression. The Library…More has expanded its roots in the same corner of downtown Glenview since 1930, from the original home in the Village Hall to the permanent facility in 1955. A new 85,000 square foot state-of-the art facility was launched in October 2010. It offers various programs each week and provides community members of all ages with learning and growing opportunities. The Glenview Public Library's mission is to educate, inspire, enrich and entertain.