We’ve Moved to the Temporary Location!


We’ve Moved to our Temporary Location! 

You can find us at

Effingham City Hall, Council Chambers, 201 E. Jefferson

from 9 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

We’ll have books, audiobooks, DVDs, Blu-rays available for checkout with laptop computers and black and white printing available.  For more information, check out our August newsletter and stay in the know by liking us on Facebook, following us on Twitter or texting EPLLIB to 66746 (message and data rates apply).

You can return items from 9 to 5 p.m. at the Council Chambers or at your convenience at the 100 E. Market address using outside book drop. 



Docent Applications Now Accepted

docentAre you passionate about the Effingham Public Library?  Do you enjoy learning and working with the public? Are you seeking a rewarding volunteer experience?

Effingham Public Library docents will fill a vital role at the new library by greeting visitors and giving tours.  Find out more about the program.

To become a docent, complete this application and return it to the library.  If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Amanda McKay or Margo Probst at 217-342-2464.