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

About the Sterling Library

About the Sterling Library LK Design Source, Sterling, IL

Welcome to the Sterling Public Library. Our library is a beautifully maintained Carnegie library, which opened its doors on Nov. 22, 1905. Inside, however, the library is a fully equipped, modern learning facility. Our resources reach well beyond Library Square. We have:

  • 60,000 volumes
  • Subscriptions to more than 100 periodicals
  • Eight computers for public use
  • An online catalog
  • An interlibrary loan program that connects you to public and school libraries throughout the region

The Sterling Public Library is a department of the City of Sterling.

Library Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sterling Public Library

102 West Third Street
Sterling, Illinois 61081
Phone: 815-625-1370