On April  6, both locations will close early at 5 pm. The Main Library will reopen at 6:30 for An Evening with Lisa See »

Both locations will be closed Sunday, April 9. Our E-Library is always open »

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Free Tax Help

Looking for tax assistance? Get free help! Meet with IRS-certified volunteers at the library. To make an appointment, contact Stevick Senior Center at 217/359-6500.


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1,000+ Craft Classes

Like crafting? Sign in with your library card to get started with Creativebug, including 1,000+ classes taught by experts. Start anytime! Try sewing, knitting, drawing, or even baking.

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Watch Webinars on YouTube

Watch 400+ webinars and workshops anytime on the library’s YouTube channel. Go to YouTube »

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Tech Questions?

Sign up for a Tech Workshop or give us a call at 217/403-2000. Learn more »

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Launch at the Library

Thinking about starting a business? We offer workshops, online tools, and one-on-one consultations for starting and growing a business. Get started »

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Get that Job!

Looking for a job? We offer career workshops and online tools like JobNow. Get help with job applications, resumes, and even practice interviews. Get started »


Tech Workshops

Tech questions? We can help! We offer workshops and more. Read more »

Great Authors at the Library

We bring bestselling authors to our community. Read more »

Best Bets

Need suggestions for a good read? Sign up! Read more »

Book Clubs

Join a discussion and meet other readers. Read more »

Questions? Ask Us.