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Juvenile Fiction and Non-Fiction Collection

Children's Books at the APL

The Aurora Public Library has a large collection of children's materials. Please view pages listed below for more information.

For detailed information on how to obtain an Aurora Public Library card or use another public library card to check out materials please see information in the box below.


The Aurora Public Library branches closest to the AU campus are:

West Branch, 233 S. Constitution Drive

Main Library, 101 S. River Street

Getting an Aurora Public Library Card

To obtain an Aurora Public Library card you must:

  1. Be a resident of the City of Aurora
  2. Provide photo ID with current incorporated City of Aurora address
  3. Provide proof of residency within the incorporated City of Aurora
    • If you are living on-campus and your driver's license has your home address, you might be able to use your valid Aurora University ID combined with your Voter Registration card (as long as it has the University as your address) as your photo ID and proof of residency.
    • For the full circulation rules please consult the Aurora Public Library's library card policy page:
    • Questions regarding the Aurora Public Library policy on obtaining a library card should be directed to the library at: 630-264-4100.

If you are not a resident of the incorporated City of Aurora you may use your valid public library card from your home library to check out materials. Telephone verification that your home library card is in good standing will be made.