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

Library Services

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Internet/Wi-Fi

The Sterling Public Library is a mobile hotspot with free Wi-Fi. Cardholders may use our on-site internet computers for a maximum of 60 minutes per day.

Copier/Printer

All copies and printouts are 15 cents per page for black & white and 20 cents per page for color.

Copies can be made at the Adult Circulation Desk. Individuals may send printing requests from our on-site internet computers or from personal computer devices using our Mobile Printing application.

Scanner

The Sterling Public Library has a self-service scanner to scan documents into a pdf file.

Notary Public

The Sterling Public Library has a Notary Public on staff to notarize documents for $1 per page. Please call to make an appointment.

Interlibrary Loan

If the Sterling Public Library does not have a particular item, an interlibrary loan request form can be completed in an attempt to obtain the item from another location.

Renewals

Books, CDs and audiobooks may be renewed once for an additional 2 weeks if there are no holds on the item. Renewals may be processed by phone, in person or via our website.

Fines

The fine for overdue books and magazines is 15 cents per day. The fine for overdue audio books, CDs and DVDs is $1 per day. There is no grace period. Fines are charged for each day the library is open. The maximum fine for each item is $10 or the price of the item, whichever is lower.