"" The library will be closed Wednesday, July 4th for Independence Day.
The parking garage under the library will also be closed. eResources & eDownloads are available to library card holders 24/7. Library accounts can be managed and items renewed with the online catalog at any time. The renewals phone line will be open for messages during the closure at 217-753-4900 ext. 5616. The library will be open on Thursday, July 5th at 10 a.m. for regular library hours.

Access UIS' Brookens Library


Lincoln Library and Brookens Library at The University of Illinois at Springfield (UIS) have a reciprocal borrowing agreement designed to enhance library services to the entire community.

Under the terms of the agreement, both Lincoln Library customers and members of the UIS community have greater access to the resources of either institution. All current UIS students, faculty, and staff are able to check out materials at Lincoln Library, and patrons of the city library have similar privileges at Brookens.

For more information about using this service, contact the circulation desk of Lincoln Library at (217) 753-4900 extension 5625, or Brookens Library at (217) 206-6605.

Click here to view the signed agreement.