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About Us

The Arthur Public Library was founded in 1900.  Now, we support a collection of 20,000 materials.  Check out what our library has in stock  by visiting our catalog at:

I'll Share It.com


We are a member of Illinois Heartland Library System.  This Library System serves the libraries of southern and parts of central Illinois.  Their mission is to provide a community of muli-type libraries developing partnerships and sharing resources in the pursuit of excellent service.

The System covers 28,141 square miles and serves a population of 2,248,634.  There are 585 member libraries.

225 S Walnut, Arthur, IL | 217-543-2037

 What's new @ the library

3M Cloud Library offers e-books

There is a new e-resource available to you thanks to a generous grant from the Illinois State Library.  Download the app to your device and login to your library account.  You can find links to all of the apps on: ebook.3M.com

ZinioDownloadable Magazines Now Available!  Zinio offers digital magazines, complete with color pictures, intuitive navigation, and interactive audio and video at no charge to Arthur Public Library patrons.  Magazines can be viewed in full color on your iPad, color tablet, PC laptop or smartphone.  Click on the link above or on the Library Catalog in Arthur Public Library Resources.  Enjoy!


A new catalog, SHARE, with the holdings of 500+ libraries.  More importantly, what is the same?  . Sending and receiving materials as quickly as possible is still our highest priority This is second only to serving you, our customer.

Library Catalog

We have a new website.  Hopefully. you will find what you liked about the old site on the new one.  This site is your gateway to the library catalog and my media mall It is your place to check your record and order materials.

My Media Mall is no longer available from the library catalog.  Click the My Media Mall link above and enter your login or go to www.mymediamall.net