Author Archives: Peru Public Library

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

Have Fines, Food for Fines is Back

Local libraries have joined for an area-wide Food for Fines amnesty program during November. Until Saturday, November 22nd, the Peru Library, along with 7 other libraries, will accept non-perishable food donations for payment of overdue fines. Each food donation pays … Continue reading

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Library Closed for Veterans Day

The Peru Library is closed Tuesday, 11 November, in observance of Veterans Day. To honor our Veterans, listen to their stories at the Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress. Or visit Veterans Remember hosted by the Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading

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Did you know?

You know we have a collection of over 40,000 books, dvd’s, audiobook, magazines, music cd’s and newspapers for your use. But did you know about our electronic collection? We provide access to genealogy, books, music, magazine, newspaper and research databases. Try … Continue reading

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Preserving Your Personal Digital Files

In this digital age, more of our memories are kept on our computers, flash drives and the cloud. But how do we preserve those memories as technology changes? Alyce Scott tells us how to protect and keep photos, music, and … Continue reading

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