Tax Forms and Assistance
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Lincoln Library currently has the Federal 1040, 1040A & 1040EZ forms, Federal 1040, 1040A & 1040EZ instructions, as well as Illinois 1040 forms available for pickup at the Reference desk on the 2nd floor. Please call 217-753-4900 ext. 5630 before you visit the library to determine if the forms you are looking for are available.

AARP Tax-Aide is offering free tax assistance for citizens with low to moderate income, with special attention to those age 60 and older. Click here for more information, times and locations.


Library Closure
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The library will be closed on Friday, February 12th in observance of Abraham Lincoln's birthday.

Electronic Resources are available to library card holders 24/7. Also, 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 closer at 217-753-4900 x5624.

The library will re-open on Saturday, February 13th at 10 a.m. for regular library hours.


Electronic Resources
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Need to do research for that homework assignment or get free online tutoring? Want to read reviews about that appliance you might buy? Need help finding business or consumer information?

The library offers access to online electronic resources, such as Brainfuse (homework help & online tutoring), Consumer Reports (online searchable database) and ReferenceUSA (online business and consumer information) that anyone can use while in the library and library card holders can access at home for free.


Movie Ticket Ballot Box
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Win an AMC Theatre Gift Card!

To gear up for the Academy Awards later this month the library is hosting a contest for all adult readers. For every book read in the month of February one submission is allowed into the ballot box at the Readers Services desk. Slips must be submitted by February 29th.

A winner will be chosen at random from the ballot box on March 1st. This contest is open to adults only.

Come into the library and browse the shelves or search the catalog to find our latest additions.
Below are some of the titles added this month or click here to view a complete list of new items.

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