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Visit the library's bookstore

You’ll Save 50% in April

• Save 50% off DIY, Cooking & Gardening titles that are regularly $2
• Member’s Half-Price Sale, Apr. 11–17 and Tag Bag Sale on Apr. 25 & 26.
• Open Wed + Fri 10-4 | Sat 10-5 | Sun 1:30-5  Browse the FriendShop’s online selection.

Front of Main Library

Step into our light-filled, open spaces and see our wonderful Peter Sís murals, colorful TeenSpace, quiet meeting rooms,  Latte Da! Cafe, and FriendShop used bookstore. The library, at 200 W. Green St., is open weekdays 9-9; Saturdays 9-6; Sundays 1-6. Read more.

Douglass Branch Library

Open M-Th 10-8 | Fri 10-6 | Sat 10-4; Closed Sunday
Our Douglass Branch Library is located on the edge of Douglass Park. Stop in for a great selection of books, DVDs, and CDs, plus friendly service, free Internet access, and public meeting space.


iPad Winner!

SERRA BEAR was the lucky winner of an iPad mini 3 during our celebration of National Library Week April 11–18. Her name was drawn from the long list of Champaign cardholders who checked out items during that weeks. Congrats, Serra! 

iPad winner Serra Bear in library lobby

illustration fox with flowers

FriendShop Bookstore
Bargain books & more!

Hours: Wed + Fri 10-4; Sat 10-5; Sun 1:30-5. Select titles are available online. logo

Free Access to Online Tutorials for Champaign Cardholders

Our subscription is made possible by the Champaign Public Library Friends.

Identity Irish Dancers

Identity Irish Dancers
Sat., Apr. 25, 3 pm