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NoveList Plus: Fiction, Non-fiction, AND Audiobooks!

If you're looking for your next good read, NoveList Plus has fiction and non-fiction... read more >

Kids Review Kids' Books!

Are you a kid who likes to read?  Would you like to tell us about a book you read? ... read more >

Stranger Reduction Zone is Now Here!

We are very excited to announce that the installation of Stranger Reduction Zone is... read more >

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The Urbana Free Library: Rich History • Bright Future



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Children's Services Blog

Have you ever tried to tell a story only to have someone constantly interrupting with questions and guesses about what happened next? Or maybe you’ve been told stories with details that just don’t... read more >

Adult Services Blog

Indian culture provides little opportunities for women to support themselves and make their own choices. As Western culture spreads within the nation, the population remains... read more >

Local History and Genealogy Blog

Fear not we have the perfect balm for your cloistered soul – peanut butter fudge.Today is Peanut Butter Fudge day! To help you with your preparations here are some local recipes from our community... read more >

Teen Services Blog

Growing up in Ancelstierre on the other side of the Wall, Sabriel yearns for adventure and magic and most of all a relationship with her father.  As the Abhorsen, her father is tasked with... read more >