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Streaming Music via Music Online

Starting November 1, Urbana Free Library patrons will be able to stream music to... read more >

Library Will Remain Open During Race Street Resurfacing Project

From the City of Urbana:Periodic lane closures will be expected along Race Street... read more >

City of Urbana installs “Asteray”, by Nicole Beck

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—September 22, 2014   City of Urbana installs “... read more >

In Focus


The Urbana Free Library: Rich History • Bright Future



October is American Archives Month



Children's Services Blog

It’s hard to explain aging and the loss of their older relatives to children. In The Dandelion’s Tale by Kevin Sheehan and Rob Dunlavey, Sparrow find Dandelion crying in the meadow one day.... read more >

Adult Services Blog

Your TUFL librarians are book junkies! One of the most fulfilling moments of each week is when the new books arrive in the Adult Services office. Anticipation grows from the time... read more >

Local History and Genealogy Blog

We are closing out American Archives Month  with a bang as we prep for 3 events this week. Whether you are interested in the discoveries made by local authors during the research process, kid-... read more >

Teen Services Blog

If you haven't noticed (maybe you've been busy, life is like that) Halloween is fast approaching. To gear up for the holiday, the library has lots of Halloween materials for you to enjoy. Want a... read more >