Visiting the library? Masks are required.

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Masks Required Starting July 29

Masks are required during your visit, starting July 29. The Library Café is open and the FriendShop Bookstore will be open Wednesday through Sunday (12–3 pm) starting August 1.  Read more »

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Prizes for Summer Reading 

Ready to read together and win prizes? Sign up for the all-ages Imagine It! Summer Reading Challenge (through Aug 31). Sign up »

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Webinars + More on YouTube

Watch 100+ webinars plus Songs and Rhymes from our Storytimes, anytime on YouTube. One song has been viewed 558,000 times!  Go to our YouTube channel »

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Masks are required during your visit, starting July 29.

Library Café is now open!

Meeting rooms are available by reservation. You’ll need to speak with a staff member to reserve a room. Call 217/403-2000. We look forward to helping you!

Study rooms are available 2 hours daily. Reserve a study room »

FriendShop Bookstore will be open Wednesday through Sunday, from 12–3 pm, starting August 1.


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