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April Edition of This Month at The UFL

Thank you to Library Volunteers, the Eighth Annual Fairy Tale Ball, the Boneyard... read more >

Coming Soon: The Boneyard Arts Festival @ Your Library

From music programs and special events to historical displays and exhibits, your... read more >

I Can Hardly Wait For All of These Great March Events!

Celebrate reading & Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Look for Library staff at the 15th... read more >

In Focus


The Urbana Free Library: Rich History • 
Bright Future


Summer Reading Programs for Everyone!  May 28-August 31, 2015




Children's Services Blog

The Urbana Free Library Children's Department  has a plethora of great toddler books. On our website, under Children's Picks, we have a bibliography of Toddler Books that links directly to our... read more >

Adult Services Blog

The second season of NBC’s drama, Hannibal, provides the same psychological suspense and gruesome crimes that we loved about the first season. Will Graham attempts to tighten the... read more >

Local History and Genealogy Blog

Spring is in the air and professional baseball teams are having their season openers all across the country. Here is a peek at Champaign County baseball teams from years past.  ... read more >

Teen Services Blog

Have you read The Riverman by Aaron Starmer?No: Boo. On. You. Go read it, then proceed to Yes.Now then, let's try this again. Have you read The Riverman by Aaron Starmer?Yes: Yay! Woohoo! Huzzah!... read more >