Jerseyville Public Library

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Use library tools and resources to discover new books and materials or do research online.

Links to Jerseyville/Jersey County Information

Resources and Services - Local, State, and Federal

Useful Links

Websites for a variety of subjects including:  automobiles, consumer info, education, fiction, government, job searching, maps & directions, medical, music, movies, etc.

Subscription Databases

Book Recommendations

Internet Safety Websites

Illinois Talking Books Outreach Center

Talking Books is a free service, providing books and magazines on cassette and Braille, descriptive videos, and other services free to individuals of any age.

New services now include:

  • Braille Audio Reading Download (BARD) has expanded to include Web-Braille and Music Services.
  • There is a new app for access to BARD from your iPhone, iPad, and iPod; call 1-800-426-0709 for more information and help with setup.
  • Illinois Talking Book patrons can now participate in the eRead Illinois e-book project.  The project uses Baker & Taylor's Axis 360 platform.  Once again call 1-800-426-0709 or visit the website by clicking the Illinois Talking Books Outreach Center link above.

Community Organizations

Scroll through our alphabetical database of local community groups.   Or if you have a suggestion or a correction, please fill out a form.

Digital Collections and Exhibits

Photographs, maps, original documents, and more, in a variety of collections.

Upcoming Events
Early Closing Nov 25, 2015 06:00 PM (US/Central)
Thanksgiving Day Nov 26, 2015 08:30 AM (US/Central)
Pajamas & Pancakes Party! Dec 05, 2015 09:00 AM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL Meeting Room
Annual Cookie Exchange Dec 07, 2015 07:00 PM (US/Central) — Library Meeting Room
Toddler Time Dec 08, 2015 06:30 PM (US/Central)