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 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 5627 Ann Hobbs
Customer Suggestions 5619 William O'Hearn
Dial-A-Story 217-525-5000    
Director 5619 William O'Hearn
Electronic Resources— online library databases, web page assistance 5629 Colleen Sargent
Extension Services— homebound, retirement centers, nursing facilities 5620    
Friends of Lincoln Library 5639 Elizabeth Buchta
Gifts and Memorials 5602 Kim Hergett
Interlibrary Loan - Lending/Borrowing— materials not listed in local holdings catalog 5621 Emily Stone
Literacy Assistance— Reading help for adults. 217-529-3333 Fishes and Loaves Outreach
Lost and Found 5637  
Media Contact 5639 Elizabeth Buchta
Meeting Rooms
Request a Meeting Room Online
5602 Kim Hergett

Newsletter— Lincoln Library Bulletin 5639 Elizabeth Buchta
Periodicals 5616
Readers' Services— fiction, audiobooks, local holdings requests 5621 Emily Stone
Reference and Readers Services 5621 Emily Stone
Renewals, Holds & Suspensions 5616
Sangamon Valley Collection— local history 5634 & 5632 Curtis Mann
Speakers List 5627 Ann Hobbs
Tours 5639 Elizabeth Buchta
Talking Book and Braille Service— Illinos State Library 1-800-665-5576
Volunteers 5602 Kim Hergett
Youth Services (Children & Teens)— programs, storytimes, tours (under age 12) 5612 & 5615 Hillary Rains