Lincoln Library will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014, in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
For library hours and a list of holiday closings, please visit the Hours & Information page.
The library's Digital Collection is an ever-growing variety of scanned images related to the history of the city of Springfield, Sangamon County and several surrounding counties. The images are primarily photographs but also include maps, blueprints and documents.
The Digital Collection is accessible from a home computer, as well as one within the library. Original materials are archived in the Sangamon Valley Collection and viewable upon request.
Join one, or both, of the library's book groups and enjoy lively discussion with new friends. The upcoming schedule is as follows:
Contemporary Fiction Book Group
Most Dangerous Thing,
by Laura Lippman
Wednesday, August 27 - 6 p.m.
DeFrates Reading Room
Classics Book Group
The Classics Book Group is currently on summer hiatus. The group will resume meeting in October. Sign up here for the Classics Book Group Newsletter and be alerted when the 2014-2015 reading list is announced.