Library Services

Circulation Services

* The library is a member of Illinois Heartland Library System that covers the southern part of Illinois.

* Interlibrary Loan is available for those who have a Freeburg Library Card. If the library doesn’t have the item you want, you are able to borrow the item from another library within the state.

* Fully automated – The library is fully automated through Southern Illinois Library Network (SILNET). Public access terminals contain information about the holdings of over 60 public libraries in southern Illinois. Micosoft Office is also available.

* 3M for downloading audiobooks and eBooks with a valid Freeburg Library card. See the link on the home page.

Guests must pay $3.00 for one hour of computer time.

Freeburg Library card holders are not charged because they support Internet use through property taxes.

Youth and Teen Services

Summer Reading Program, story time, after school activities, tours for school classes and other children’s groups.

Reference Assistance

We provide assistance as needed.

The Library’s Collection

Adult: books including large print, audio books on compact disc and MP3, magazines, newspapers, movies on DVD, genealogy and local history and reference.
 
Teen (ages 13-17): books, magazines, audio books on compact disc and MP3, magazines, movies on DVD and reference.
 
Children: books, magazines, audio books on compact disc and MP3, magazines, movies on DVD and reference.
 
Teacher and Parent: books, magazines and DVD’s specially selected for use by teachers and parents for educating and raising children.