Curbside Information


A mask or face covering is required when visiting the Library regardless of vaccination status.  The State of Illinois requires that everyone wear a mask indoors.   Children under the age of 2 are exempt.  Safety procedures are created with guidance from IDPH, library board of trustees, & local authorities.  If you require accommodation or prefer to use curbside services,

please call 217-935-5174.

Below is a full list of all of the Curbside Services we offer!


Curbside Services 

  • Item Check-Out

    • Visit our Curbside Order Page or call 217-935-5174 to place an order for books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, Blu-Rays, magazines, and videogames. Patrons will receive a phone call from the library with pickup instructions when an order is ready. Every effort will be made to fulfill orders within 72 hours.

    • Patrons may request specific titles or provide general information to allow library staff to select items on their behalf. Interlibrary loan is available at this time. Children’s book bundles are also available by subject.

    • Patrons should return all previous items before picking up new items. Both outdoor book drops are open 24/7 for returns. 

  • Notary, Fax, Scan to Email, Copies, Printing

    • Please call the library for full instructions. Masks are required.

    • Notary and Scan to Email services are free.

    • Printing/Copies fees are 10 cents/page for B&W and 50 cents/page for color.

    • Fax fee is $1.00 per page. 

  • New Library Cards

    • Residents who live in the library district may apply for a library card at this time. Call the library for details.

Digital and Virtual Services

  • Digital Library

    • Visit our eresources page to gain access to the free, 24/7 digital library. Use Hoopla, Overdrive, or Libby to download e-books, audiobooks, movies, music, and more with the touch of a button. A library card is required for use. 

  • Book a Librarian & Connect with Tech

    • Looking for a book recommendation or an answer to a research question? Contact the library to Book a Librarian for a virtual appointment! Need help with the digital library or your e-reader? Call the library to make a virtual Connect with Tech appointment. Services are free. 

  • Parking Lot Wi-Fi Internet

    • The library’s outdoor Wi-Fi has been upgraded and is available 24/7 in the parking lot.