New report demonstrates impact of 2020 Census on libraries and communities

November 20, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new analysis released November 18 reveals that more than $1 billion in federal funding for libraries will be allocated to states based on the 2020 Census. Published by Professor Andrew Reamer of the George Washington Insti...

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Macmillian Limits Libraries in eBook Purchasing

November 1, 2019

Learn more and sign the petition at

America’s libraries are committed to promoting literacy and a love of reading with diverse collections, programs and services for all ages. Libraries are invested in making sure mill...

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Letter to Parents 2019

August 13, 2019

Please note our guidelines for the 2019-2020 school year.

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PolicyMap (Trial. In-Library Use Only)

January 18, 2020

PolicyMap for Lansing Public Library
To Access: then look under "Trials & Temporary Access"
Trial Runs:  January 18th - February 18th
Submit Your Feedback:

What is Polic...

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Troost and Lansing Public Library bring coffee and books together

January 15, 2020

Read The Lansing Journal to learn all about our Pop-Up Library at Troost!

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Did you know you can receive Lansing news via email every day?

January 8, 2020

The Lansing Journal publishes articles about our schools, churches, businesses, parks, government, and events online.

Email subscribers receive fresh headlines every morning. The Lansing Journal is the only newspaper dedicated to Lansing news.


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What's New in Your Library Catalog

December 18, 2019

Last night's upgrade has brought some new features and better displays for mobile devices!

Check out the article with video here:

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Vintage Christmas on BiblioBoard

December 12, 2019

Enjoy vintage holiday resources via the BiblioBoard Library. You can find a curated collection of holiday tales, images, and ephemera in the Vintage Christmas curation.

BiblioBoard Library is one of the many resources available through

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Explore More Illinois Welcomes Lincoln Heritage Museum as Newest Attraction

December 12, 2019

In November, Explore More Illinois welcomed the Lincoln Heritage Museum in Lincoln. The museum is offering a $4 adult admission (regular price $7) when making an Explore More Illinois reservation.  
The Lincoln Heritage Museum allows visitors...

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