102 W 3rd St, Sterling, IL 61081 ∙ (815) 625-1370
Mon - Thurs: 9AM–8PMFri: 9AM–5PM
Sat: 8AM–5PMSun: Closed
  • Artwork Exhibit

    Artwork Exhibit

    Artwork from local artist Linda Von Holten will be on display from Aug 13 - Oct 15.
  • Are you doing any Holiday Traveling?

    Are you doing any Holiday Traveling?

    The Sterling Public Library is an official Passport Acceptance Site. We will accept applications during our normal business hours. Appointments are appreciated.
  • Get E-books

    Get E-books

    BiblioBoard is a great resource for ebooks from independent authors. Just click the link to get started. You won't even need a library card if you're in Sterling!
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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.

Sterling Library
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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

  • Toastmasters Thu. 23 Aug, 2018 (6:00 pm - 7:30 pm) Say it better with Toastmasters.  Share your interests and goals in a positive, supportive e...
  • Wits Fitness Tue. 28 Aug, 2018 (10:00 am - 11:30 am) Brain Exercise Classes at the Sterling Public Library Join University of Illinois Educator Karla...
  • Lego Club (grades K-4) Sat. 1 Sep, 2018 (10:00 am - 11:00 am) Building Challenges with regular Lego  Register by stopping in at or calling the library at...