HTGC Library

The HTGC library has a wide selection of books for any age category in English and in a variety of languages. The library has over 5000 books, ranging from children’s books to religious texts such as “The Mahabharata” to adult texts such as Bhagavad Gita and Swami Vivekananda. 

HTGC Library Goes Online!

Online Library Catalog

Download Library catalog for book request.

Please download and use the above PDF file to view the catalog to request books from the library.

Online Book Rental Request

HTGC Library book request / hold form.

This is an attempt to make HTGC library books available to reserve on the website. Due to Covid-19, the library was closed to limit exposure to devotees and volunteers. The books may be reserved using this form. Once your request is reviewed and the book is located, you will receive an email with the logistics of how and where to pick the book. It's expected that you are already a member of the library. If you are not a member, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Volunteer Information

The HTGC Library is looking for committed volunteers to continue existing library activities and to bring new programs on weekends. Help is needed in two shifts: 10 AM – 1 PM and 1 PM – 5 PM. Please send your name, phone number and availability to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. High-school volunteers can receive service hours for volunteering in the HTGC Library. Volunteers accepting the position will be trained. 

Membership

Lifetime membership for the library can be attained for $10.00. Members can check out books for 3 weeks and books can be renewed. Please contact Library Coordinator for more information. 

Library Hours

Saturday and Sunday 9 AM – 5 PM

Library Coordinator

Contact Front Desk
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Phone #: (630)972-0300

 

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