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Curbside + Virtual Services

We are currently open for curbside and virtual services only.   Curbside hours are 12–6 daily. Get your questions answered 9–6 Mon–Sat, and 12–6 Sun. Read more »

Black Friday Deals

Black Friday Deals

We don’t want to brag, but we’re pretty sure we have the best #BlackFriday deal—all of our books are 100% FREE, year-round! All you need is a library card!

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Book Bundles for Kids + Teens

Trying to match the right books with the right reader? Let us put together a custom Book Bundle for you!


We are  currently open for curbside and virtual services only. Due to the pandemic, both buildings are closed to the public.  Curbside  hours are 12–6 daily at the Main Library and by appointment at the Douglass Branch.  Phone, chat, and email are available from 9–6 Monday–Saturday, and 12–6 Sunday. Read more »

LOOKING FOR A JOB? Changing careers? Champaign Public Library can help! Our job services include webinars, online tools like JobNow, and one-on-one consultations. We can assist with job applications, resumes, and even practice interviewing. For more information, or to book an appointment with a career specialist: Get that Job! »

THINKING ABOUT STARTING A BUSINESS? We can help! Champaign Public Library offers free webinars, powerful online tools, and one-on-one consultations for starting and growing your business. We can assist with creating a business plan, marketing your business, even finding customers. For more information, or to book an appointment with a business specialist: Launch at the Library »

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