102 W 3rd St, Sterling, IL 61081 ∙ (815) 625-1370
Monday - Friday: 10AM–5PM
Sat: ClosedSun: Closed
  • Thanksgiving StoryTime

    Thanksgiving StoryTime

    Staff from Sterling Public Library will be reading Thanksgiving stories. They will start at 10 am on Thanksgiving Day and be available on Facebook, YouTube and our website through the weekend. Have a great holiday!
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    The Library will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving.
  • We are still open!

    We are still open!

    We are staying open with regular hours for now. If you are not comfortable coming inside, we still offer curbside service. We just ask that you let us know before coming so we can have your materials ready for you.
  • Hoopla Bonus Borrows

    Hoopla Bonus Borrows

    Borrow these titles during the month of November, and they won't be counted toward your monthly limit! Click below to see a list of titles.
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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

  • Miss Mary's Online PreSchool Storytime Mon. 30 Nov, 2020 (10:00 am - 10:30 am) Miss Mary does online Storytime!  You can find the video here on our website, on our Faceboo...
  • Library Board Meeting Tue. 1 Dec, 2020 (7:00 pm - 8:00 pm) To see meeting agenda and meeting details for library (and City of Sterling) board meetings, clic...
  • Beth's YA Book Talk Wed. 2 Dec, 2020 (7:00 pm - 7:05 pm) In each of these short videos, Beth will highlight one new book and one "hidden gem" (and older b...