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Thank you for your interest in the Galesburg Public Library. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call us at 309-343-6118 or fill out the form below to send us an e-mail.

Apply for a library card online!

We may not be fully open yet, but you can still make great use of your library card! Click below to fill out our online application. Apply for a card today!

NEA Big Read

Click on the link below to learn more about the NEA Big Read, and give us a call to get your free copy of the book!

Big Read

New Library Information

It's official — a new building for the Galesburg Public Library is coming soon! To learn more, check out our New Library FAQs Guide below.

New Library FAQs

Summer Reading!

Summer Reading kicks off at the end of the May. Click below for more information.

Summer Reading

My Account / Catalog

The online catalog requires a password (or PIN) to access your account online. Through the online catalog, you can review your account, renew materials, and put your name on wait lists by placing holds.


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Books You Can Die in the Middle of

P.J. O'Rourke advises "Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it." Let Galesburg Public Library staff and friends guide you in finding those books.