Library Building Closed Until Further Notice

The library is closed until further notice due to the Stay-at-Home Order issued by the State.  We do not have a date yet as to when we can reopen or begin limited library services beyond what can be accessed through our website. 

Please note the following:

Please do not return materials to the outside book drops while we are closed;

Due dates have been extended and all overdue fines will be waived for any materials that are due while the building is closed;

All expiration dates on library cards have been extended to allow access to our online collections;

All in-person programs and meeting room reservations are cancelled;

If you have a question about your library account or general questions, please contact us online at

We will try to get back to you within 24 hours.  If you e-mail us on a Friday or Saturday, we may not be able to get back to you until Monday.

Our WiFi is on and accessible from the parking lot. Log-in information is:

User name: nippersink
Password: 8156784014

Please also note that the Board of Trustees meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 12 has been cancelled.  The next regular meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 9 at 7:00 PM in the Large Meeting Room.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we hope all our patrons are staying safe and healthy during this difficult time.  Thank you for your patience and continued support.  

Click here for the State of Illinois Coronavirus Response

Hang in there and stay healthy!

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5418 Hill Rd.
Richmond, IL 60071
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Monday – Thursday
9:00am – 9:00pm

Friday & Saturday
9:00am – 5:00pm

FAX: 815-678-4484