Library Closure...
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The library will be closed on Monday July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

eResources & eDownloads are available to library card holders 24/7. Also, library accounts can be managed and items renewed with the online catalog at any time. The renewals phone line will be open for messages during the closer at 217-753-4900 x5624.

The library will re-open on Tuesday, July 5th at 10 a.m. for regular library hours.

Read for the WIN!
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The library's summer reading program for kids, teens and adults kicks off at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 4, 2016, and runs through Saturday, July 30, 2016.

The fun does not end with enjoying great books! There are many programs for kids and teens - crafts, story times, games, and performances.

To learn more about programs, prizes, and view the summer reading program calendar visit the Summer Reading Program page.

New Britannica Library eResource...
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Britannica Library is actually three reference resources, offering research materials through three levels of access: Children, Young Adults, and Reference Center (for high school students - adults).

Content includes three encyclopedias (one of which is the Encyclopędia Britannica), new and continually updated journal articles, primary-source material, multimedia (90,000 images, videos, and audio clips), links to 129,000 expert websites, and eBooks.

Use Britannica Library today for any of your research needs!

Library is NOT accepting donations...
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Effective immediately, the library is NOT accepting any donations of hard cover books, paperback books, audiovisual materials, or magazines. The library is suspending donations until after the 3rd floor renovation is completed.

If you have items that you wished to donate to the library please consider donating them to the Goodwill or the Salvation Army.

The library is sorry for any inconvenience.

Come into the library and browse the shelves or search the catalog to find our latest additions.
Below are some of the titles added this month or click here to view a complete list of new items.

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