Huntley Public Library

Rare and antique books line the shelves at Chetham Library, which was founded in 1653, making it the oldest public libary in the English speaking world on February 14, 2011 in Manchester, England. Chetham's Library, which was established under the Will of Humphrey Chetham (1580-1653) and is the oldest surviving public library in Britain. Humphrey Chetham's Will stipulated that the Library should be 'for the use of schollars and others well affected', and instructed the librarian 'to require nothing of any man that cometh into the library'. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Huntley Library To Remain Closed Thursday After Frozen Pipes Burst

he library in northwest suburban Huntley will be closed Thursday and its programs cancelled for a fourth consecutive day, as workers try to repair the damage caused when two frozen water pipes burst.

01/08/2014