Jacksonville Public Library

201 West College Avenue
Jacksonville, IL 62650

217-243-5435

Mission:

Our mission is to provide information resources to entertain, educate, enrich, and empower our patrons and our community.

About Us:

The Jacksonville Public Library, a Carnegie Library, was constructed in 1903 in the Beaux Arts style, popular at the time. In 1996, the building was renovated and enlarged. A new parking lot was added to the west side in 2009.

The Jacksonville Public Library offers a large selection of titles in a variety of formats including digital, large print, and audio. The youth services include activities, crafts, events and a summer reading program for all ages. JPL is a great place to learn and study, and is a integral part of the community.

Images provided by AmericanTowns.com, Ticketmaster
Please use "Flag This Place" to alert us about content that is inappropriate or needs immediate attention. Nothing you submit will be shared with other site visitors.

Upcoming AARP Events

View All AARP Events »


Find information about getting a COVID-19 vaccine in your state. CDC information is available at cdc.gov/coronavirus; additional AARP information and resources are at aarp.org/coronavirus. En español, visite aarp.org/elcoronavirus.

AARP Member Card

Join or Renew Today

JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR

  • Immediate access to your member benefits
  • Discounts on travel and everyday savings
  • Subscription to the award-winning AARP The Magazine
  • An ally on the issues that matter most to you in Jacksonville
  • Free membership for your spouse or partner
JOIN NOW