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

    Summer Reading!

    Our program this year will be virtual for all ages, and will include online programs for PreK - 5th grade as well as prizes for all ages! Click the link below to get more info and register. Kids PreK - 5th grade should pick up materials June 1-5, 9am-2pm.
  • Newsletter


    The current Library Newsletter (quarantine edition) just came out. Click the link below to read it on our website.
  • Library cards for students

    Library cards for students

    Read the press release (click the button below) to find out how SPS and SPL are making sure all Sterling students have access to books this summer!
  • Curbside Pickup

    Curbside Pickup

    Place books on hold through our online catalog or call us to reserve books. We will call when your books are ready to pick up! Please verify your phone number on our online catalog! Click the link below to get to our catalog.
  • Let's feed the children

    Let's feed the children

    Wednesdays at 11:30 on the north lawn of the library. Each family can take one package with enough food to make lunches for several days.
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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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