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

    Gift Idea!

    Looking for the perfect Christmas gift this year? Consider purchasing a Sterling Public Library card for your out-of-city limits friends and family! Ask a librarian for details.
  • Preschool Story Times for December!

    Preschool Story Times for December!

    Mondays: December 2, 9, 16, and 30. (No storytime on the 23rd) Toddlers at 10:30, 3-5 years at 11:30
  • Sterling Reads

    Sterling Reads

    One-on-one reading mentoring for school aged children. 6 pm, Wednesday, December 11. Click below for more info and to sign up.
  • Lego programs in December!

    Lego programs in December!

    Next meeting will be on Saturday, December 14. K-4th grade will meet at 10 am; 5th - 8th grade will meet at 11:30 am. Call or stop by to register.
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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

  • LEGO Club, K - 4th grade Sat. 14 Dec, 2019 (10:00 am - 11:00 am) Building Challenges with regular Lego  Register by stopping in at or calling the library at...
  • LEGO Club, 5th - 8th grade Sat. 14 Dec, 2019 (11:30 am - 12:30 pm) Building Challenges using computer software Register by stopping in at or calling the libra...
  • Toddler Time Mon. 16 Dec, 2019 (9:30 am - 10:00 am) All 18 months-3 years old are welcome!  This is an interactive story time where the toddler...