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

CardStar for your library card

Now you can add your Peru Public Library card to your CardStar™ app. Never forget your library card by carrying a virtual card. Visit CardStar™, select Peru Public Library, enter your account number. You are done. You have a virtual … Continue reading

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Lizzie Borden: Did She Do It?

On the morning of 4 August, 1892, Andrew Borden and his wife were butchered in their home. Almost immediately suspicion fell on Borden’s daughter, Lizzie. But did she really commit such a horrific crime?  Hear her side of the story on Thursday, 18 September … Continue reading

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Library Card Sign-up Month

  Do you have your Library card? Stop by today to register for your own Peru Library card.

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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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