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About Peru Public Library

Established in 1910, the Peru Public Library serves a population of over 10,000 in the Illinois Valley region of La Salle County, Illinois

Library closed for Labor Day

The library is closed September 1st in observance of Labor Day. Our usual hours resume on Tuesday at 9 am The library’s online, electronic services remain available when the building is closed. To download free music, ebooks, and magazines use … Continue reading

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Longtime library patron donates to library

Before her death Mary Sale Lehn, rural Arlington, asked her family to donate her desktop magnified vision reader to the Peru Public Library. Knowing her love of reading and libraries, her children made her wish come true. With delight, the … Continue reading

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Order of the Odd-Fish makes appearance

  Check out the pictures from the last Kids Read, Kids Explore session. With James Kennedy.

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Genealogy database added to collection

We added World Vital Records to our group of databases for use by Peru patrons. With your library account number (barcode) the database is accessible in the library, at home, anywhere, anytime. World Vital Records is a massive library database with billions … Continue reading

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