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Library Staff at USD #116 Centralized Registration

Library staff will be at Urbana Middle School for USD #116 centralized school... read more >

Coming Soon...Hands-on Literacy Kits

Building on the success of the Exploration Kits that are a part of our Resources for... read more >

The Fifth Annual Manga Mini-Con is Coming!

Have you ever wished you could go to a manga convention? Wish no more! Teens are... read more >

In Focus


Summer Reading Programs for Everyone!

1077 children, teens, & adults
have signed up...have you?


August 27 - 31, 2015


Children's Services Blog

The Summer Reading Programs are in full swing here at the Urbana Free Library. Over 1100 people of all ages are signed up for our Summer Reading Programs. Over 760 children are reading, reading,... read more >

Adult Services Blog

 July 26th, 2015, was a significant date—the 25th anniversary of the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act.The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits... read more >

Local History and Genealogy Blog

Stop by the second floor of the Urbana Free Library to see the new Champaign County Historical Archives exhibit called "Champaign County and the Influenza Pandemic of 1918" on display now! The... read more >

Teen Services Blog

Maisie Danger Brown is about to embark on the greatest adventure of her whole life, something she has dreamed about since she was a little girl, something few are selected for:SPACE CAMPNo joke.... read more >