Temporary Services

In an effort to keep library users and staff safe amid rising numbers of COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations, we will temporarily be limiting our services beginning Friday, November 20. 

The building will be closed for browsing and seating.  You may continue to get holds and materials using our Curbside Pickup service.

Requests for items and information must be done by phone (309-524-2470), e-mail, or our Ask a Librarian form

Public computers will be available by appointment only.  Call 309-524-2470 to schedule a 60 minute reservation. Wi-Fi will be accessible from our parking lot 24/7. 

Remote services such as our e-materials (OverDrive, Hoopla)online resources, and library card applications will still be available. 

We will continue to provide online programming and our craft and kit bags, available in our lobby or through Curbside Pickup. 

The Java Lab Grind and Dine Cafe will remain open for carryout and curbside service.


You can reach staff by phone (309-524-2440) Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm and Saturday, 9am to 1pm.

Curbside Pickup will be available Monday through Friday, 10am to 4pm, and Saturday, 9am to 1pm.