Contact Us

If only the extension is listed, first dial 217-753-4900. When sending email, be sure to use a specific and unique subject line so the message does not appear to be junk mail. Emails are only checked when staff are at work. For time-sensitive matters, call the library. If you have a business document you need to fax a library staff member, please phone 217-753-4900 to obtain the fax number.

Who To Call Number Administrative Contact Email Address
Administration—General 5602 Kim Hergett
Book Sale Donations 5602 Kim Hergett
Circulation—library cards, fines/fees, overdues, damages 5611 Jessica Paulsen
City Directory 5634    
Community Calendar 5602 Kim Hergett
Computer Classes 5629 Colleen Sargent
Dial-A-Story 217-525-5000    
Director 5619 Nancy Huntley
Electronic Resources— online library databases, web page assistance 5629 Colleen Sargent
Extension Services— homebound, retirement centers, nursing facilities 5620    
Friends of Lincoln Library 5619 Nancy Huntley
Gifts and Memorials 5602 Kim Hergett
Interlibrary Loan - Borrowing— materials not listed in local holdings catalog 5632 Curtis Mann
Interlibrary Loan - Lending 5611 Jessica Paulsen
Literacy Assistance— Reading help for adults. 217-529-3333 Springfield Area Literacy Council  
Lost and Found 5637  
Media Contact 5619 Nancy Huntley
Meeting Rooms 5602 Kim Hergett
Newsletter— Lincoln Library Bulletin 5602 Kim Hergett
Periodicals 5624    
Public Computer Assistant 5604    
Readers' Services— fiction, audiobooks, local holdings requests 5606 Curtis Mann x5632
Reference and Information— nonfiction, tours (age 12 to adult) 5630 & 5631 Curtis Mann x5632
Renewals, Holds & Suspensions 5616
Sangamon Valley Collection—
local history
5634 Curtis Mann x5632
Speakers List 5627 Ann Hobbs
Talking Books 800-426-0709    
TDD 217-753-4947    
Volunteers 5602 Kim Hergett
Youth Services (Children & Teens)— programs, storytimes, tours (under age 12) 5612 Phyllis Barnard x5615