102 W 3rd St, Sterling, IL 61081 ∙ (815) 625-1370
Monday - Tuesday: 9AM–8PM ∙ Wednesday - Friday: 9AM–5PM 
Sat: 9AM-1PM    ∙    Sun: Closed
  • Used Book Sale

    Used Book Sale

    We will have children's and adult books, audiobooks, DVD's and music CDs. We will also have a large selection of Large Print books. Most items will be $1 or less.
  • Local Author Fair

    Local Author Fair

    Are you an author? If you are interested in participating in our Local Author Fair, fill out our application form. Either pick it up at the library or click on the link below to print your own.
  • Preschool Story Time

    Preschool Story Time

    Come join Miss Abbigail as we read books, sing songs and rhymes, play games, and create a craft. These storytimes are aimed at preschoolers, but all ages are welcome. No registration necessary.
  • Illinois Libraries Present

    Illinois Libraries Present

    Check out the author programs that we are now able to offer! This event is made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration between public libraries offering high-quality events.
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Sterling, IL Library

The Sterling Public Library is a modern library with thousands of resources as well as programs for children, teens, and adults.

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Sterling, IL Library

The Sterling Public Library is a modern library with thousands of resources as well as programs for children, teens, and adults.

Upcoming Events

  • Role-Playing Game Club Mon. 26 Sep, 2022 (3:30 pm - 7:30 pm) Join Mike to play Pathfinder 1st Edition. They will meet each Monday from 3:30-7:30 in the S...
  • Preschool Storytime Mon. 26 Sep, 2022 (10:00 pm - 11:00 pm) Join Ms. Abbigail for storytime every Monday morning from 10-10:45am. We will sing songs and rhym...
  • Role Playing Club Call of Cthulhu Tue. 27 Sep, 2022 (3:30 pm - 7:30 pm) What:  Call of Cthulhu Horror Roleplaying Were: Sterling Public LibraryWhen: Tuesdays, ...