New Hours As Of October 3!

Effective Monday, October 3, hours for our Downtown and Southwest Library locations will change. 

Downtown Library: Open 10am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, 10am to 2pm, Saturdays. 

Southwest Branch: Open 12pm to 8pm, Monday & Tuesday; 10am to 6pm, Wednesday to Friday, 10am to 2pm, Saturdays. 

Thes new hours help us prepare for the late 2022 opening of our Watts-Midtown Branch. Watch this website, Facebook, and our library email newsletters for updates! 

Upcoming Events

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Library2GO - RED week - Fall Schedule 2022

All Day 10/3 - 10/7
Library2Go Mobile Library
Library Branch: Library2Go Mobile Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
We are fully open for entry and browsing, masks encouraged, but not required. You can also continue to pick up holds and have us choose items for you with Mobile Library2Go Curbside!  Curbside service: Place an item on hold and we wil...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Library2GO - GOLD week - Fall Schedule 2022

All Day 10/10 - 10/14
Library2Go Mobile Library
Library Branch: Library2Go Mobile Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
We are fully open for entry and browsing, masks encouraged, but not required. You can also continue to pick up holds and have us choose items for you with Mobile Library2Go Curbside!  Curbside service: Place an item on hold and we wil...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Outreach: L2G at RI Arsenal's Trunk or Treat event

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library2Go Mobile Library
Library Branch: Library2Go Mobile Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Outreach, Special Event
Event Details:
Look for the Rock Island LIbrary2Go bookmobile at the Rock Island Arsenal's Trunk or Treat event. We'll be on Gillespie St by Heritage Hall. Pick up your bag of goodies and enjoy reading!  ...

Thanksgiving Closing

All Day 11/24 - 11/25
Some Branches
Branches:
All locations, Downtown Library, Library2Go Mobile Library, Online, Southwest Branch, Outreach, Offsite
Description:
All locations will be closed on November 24th & 25th, 2022 for Thanksgiving. Online services will continue to be available.  ...

Christmas Holiday Closing

All Day 12/23 - 12/26
Some Branches
Branches:
All locations, Downtown Library, Library2Go Mobile Library, Online, Southwest Branch, Outreach, Offsite
Description:
All locations will be closed on December 23rd, 24th, 25th, & 26th, 2022 in observance of the Christmas holidays. Buildings will reopen on Tuesday, December 27th, 2022. Online services will continue to be available.  ...

New Years Holiday Closing

All Day 12/30 - 1/2
Some Branches
Branches:
All locations, Downtown Library, Library2Go Mobile Library, Online, Southwest Branch, Outreach, Offsite
Description:
All locations will be closed on December 30th and 31st, 2022 and January 1st and 2nd, 2023 for New Years Eve and New Years Day. Buildings will reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023. Online services will continue to be available.&nb...