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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.

Learning from Home at the Library!

Need ideas or resources for home learning this fall? Let the Galesburg Public Library help you out! Check out what we have to offer here.

GPL Seeking Bids

The Galesburg Public Library Board seeks bids to deconstruct buildings and site elements on one full city block in preparation for a future library building.

Details here

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.

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January Reading Challenge!

It might not be summer, but GPL is back with a new reading challenge for you. Log each book you read throughout the month of January, and be entered to win some fun gift baskets. Open to all ages. Click the button below for more info or to register.

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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.