Our Services for You

Your Library Card

Library cards are provided free of charge to all residents of our district, as part of your tax-supported library services. Your card gives you borrowing privileges here and at most public libraries in Illinois, access to special online resources, and more. Click here to learn how to get a library card.

Interlibrary Loan

If you need a book, DVD, or other item that we don't have, ask us to borrow it from another library for you.  [Request forms are available at the front desk].

Reference Desk

If you would like to reserve and item check with staff.  The New York Times bestseller list is on the check out count.  All items available at the East Dubuque District Library are highlighted.

Programs and Events

We have a regular schedule of educational and cultural events for all ages. See our calendar for details.


Junior Patrons are limited to 1 hour per day.  Adults are allowed to use the computors longer if no one is waiting.  Everyone who uses a library computer must follow our policy regarding computer and Internet use.

Photocopiers and Fax Machine

Copies cost:$1.00 for color and 15 cents for black & white.
Fax cost: $1.00 per page to send a fax and 50 cents a page to recieve.

Community/Meeting Room

Call ahead to reserve any of the three spaces available for meetings.  Study Room- 12 persons, Kitchenette -16, Craft Room-9.  Any group wishing to use the Community Room must agree to follow library policies.