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

Donations and Payments


Monetary donations to the library can be a great way to acknowledge the library’s impact, to honor a loved one, or to give back to the community.  If you would like to donate in honor or memory of someone, we will send an acknowledgement to them (or their family).  If you include your full address, we will send you a receipt for the donation.We appreciate any donations you can make.

To make an online donation, click here.

Or you can mail a check to Sterling Public Library, 102 W. 3rd St, Sterling, IL  61081

For our material donation guidelines, click here and go to the bottom of the page.


To pay a fine, click here.

To pay for your library card, click here.