107 NE Monroe Peoria, Illinois 61602-1070

On Tuesday, January 23 and Wednesday, January 24, the library's checkout software will be upgraded. During the upgrade process, library patrons and staff will be unable to register, renew or modify library card account information or place or modify holds/reserves of materials. Users will not be able to check out books from the e-book services ADML and e-Read Illinois on Tuesday morning. Books and audiobooks that have been downloaded already. will work The upgrade will affect most local public libraries. Please contact the library staff for additional assistance. Thank you for your patience while we bring you improved service.

Volunteer Opportunities

The Peoria Public Library appreciates the outstanding work our volunteers perform. Here are the current volunteer opportunities available at the library:

Every Tuesday from 1:00 to 4:00 volunteers sort and price books while others stock the Library’s Book Sale Room or work at the front desk of Friendly Finds Bookstore. At other locations volunteers stock sale shelves. The library hopes this is an opportunity you would be interested in helping with. Call  309-497-2145 for information.

This is a great way to meet other volunteers and help our library provide additional service to the public. Contact Mary Ortiz at the Lincoln Branch at 497-2600 or MaryOrtiz@ppl.peoria.lib.il.us for additional information on how to sign-up now for other current opportunities.