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805 N. Chicago Street,
Geneseo, IL 61254

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Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 - 5:00 PM
Closed Sunday


The mission of the Geneseo Public Library District is to provide materials and services to assist library district residents of all ages to obtain information for their professional, personal, educational, recreational, cultural and reference needs. The library provides timely access to a variety of materials relevant to and of general interest to the community it serves. We assist students of all ages in meeting educational objectives, emphasizing the pursuit of lifelong learning, promoting the enjoyment of reading, and providing outreach services.

Hours of the Geneseo Public Library District
 9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday - Closed

On Thursday, November 19, 2020, no patrons will be allowed in the library. The Geneseo Public Library District will continue curbside service during library hours. Please call the library (944-6452) with your material requests.

Online Resources

We provide distance-learning tools for all grade levels. Visit the following sites to supplement classroom instructions at home:

The Angels are now available for pick-up for the Hillcrest Angel Tree

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Kids' Korner: Watch new Smith Studio Videos!

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Learn how to create a snowflake and build a bottle.

Fold3 by Ancestry

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Search military records, including stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

Dream - Build - Create: FREE Engineering Programs in November 2020

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This inspirational program will offer people a free film screening of the award-winning documentary Dream Big: Engineering Our World on November 10, 14, 17, and 24. Register today to participate.

YouTube Presentation: Martina Mathisen in American Christmas Traditions!

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Join Our VIP Text List To Receive Exclusive Updates!

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Get Your Flu Shot!

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Adult and children flu shots can also be obtained by appointment at our First Choice Healthcare Clinics in Kewanee and Colona.

Farmworker Jobs Program

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Are you looking for agricultural work? The National Farmwork Jobs Program can help! They pay for a 2-year training program at no cost to you! Get more information today!

Writing Club for Youth & Adults

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Writing Club for Youth is on the third Tuesday of every month at 3:30 at the library. Writing Club for Adults is on the second Tuesday of every month at 3:30 at the library. Zoom is available, too.

Information from the State of Illinios: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

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Get the latest news releases related to coronavirus, video archives of press conferences and tips from leading experts to keep you and your family safe.

State of Illinois Announces Help Illinois Families Initiative and More

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Blood Donors Are Needed!

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The Blood Drives are from 10:00am - 1:30pm at the Geneseo Public Library District.

IL Rules of The Road 2020

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State of Illinois Announces $1.3 Million in Grants for Downstate Small Businesses & More

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Downstate Small Business Stabilization Fund Awards $1.3 Million

Network Administration Career Essentials:

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Geneseo Public Library Adult Calendar

Geneseo Public Library Children's Calendar

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Library Information
805 N. Chicago Street,
Geneseo, IL 61254
Phone: 309-944-6452
Fax: 309-944-6721
Toll free number for renewals:

Contact Information:
Claire Crawford, Director