Hours & Information

Library Details

Directions:

Address:

326 South 7th Street
Springfield, IL 62701

Phone:

217-753-4900

Exterior photo of Lincoln Library building

Parking

Parking is available in the garage underneath Lincoln Library.

  • Enter the garage from the alley off of 7th Street, between Municipal Center West and Lincoln Library.
  • Only metered spaces are available for public parking 8AM-5PM, Monday – Friday.
  • The parking rate is 50¢ per half hour, with a 2 hour maximum. The meters only accept nickels, dimes and quarters.
  • Parking is free after 5PM Monday – Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday.
  • The garage entrance closes 30 minutes prior to the library closing. The garage exit closes 30 minutes after the library closes.

On-street, metered parking is also available on 7th Street.

Bicycle parking is available in front of the north door of the library.

Hours of Operation

Library Hours:

Effective July 6, 2020

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 10AM-5PM
Wednesday: 10AM-7PM
Sunday: Closed

Sangamon Valley Collection Hours:

Effective July 6, 2020

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 10AM-5PM
Wednesday: 10AM-7PM
Sunday: Closed

Holiday Closings

We’re closed on these holidays:

2020:

Wednesday, January 1 - New Year’s Day
Monday, January 20 - Martin Luther King Day
Wednesday, February 12 - Lincoln's Birthday
Friday, April 10 - Good Friday
Sunday, April 12 - Easter
Monday, May 25 - Memorial Day
Saturday, July 4 - Independence Day
Monday, September 7 - Labor Day
Wednesday, November 11 - Veterans’ Day
Wednesday, November 25 - Closing at 5PM
Thursday & Friday, November 26 & 27 - Thanksgiving
Thursday-Sunday, December 24-27 - Christmas

2021: 

Friday, January 1 - New Year's Day