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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 >

Music Online—Streaming Music in Your Home!

How Do I Use It? │ Try it NowNow available! Streaming music to your computer, tablet... read more >

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The Urbana Free Library: Rich History • Bright Future



Music Online via Alexander Street Press

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Children's Services Blog

Are you a fan of the TV show, Once Upon a Time? If you are, you’ll know that this season the latest fairy tale characters brought to Storybrook are Elsa and Anna from Frozen. And while many of the... 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 >