Serving the community since 1903
Established in 1903, Paxton Carnegie Library remains one of Paxton's finest historical landmarks. The library provides over 21,000 books and over 1,000 DVDs, plus magazines, newspapers, large print, audio books, ebooks, microfilm, city and county historical information, computers, scanner, copier, and FAX for public use, a drive-up book drop, public internet access, wi-fi, and programs for adults and children. The library is an active member of the Illinois Heartland Library System, dedicated to the service of the community of Paxton.
Paxton Carnegie Library
254 S Market St
Paxton, IL 60957
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**UPDATE** Open for Pick Up Beginning Tuesday, May 26
HOURS OF OPERATION: MON.-FRI. 12-5p.m.
-Order on the library website online catalog
-Go to Quick Library Search
-Search your item
-Narrow your search to Paxton Carnegie Library only, and type of material you want.
-Type in your full 14 digit barcode on the back of your library card
-Password: last four digits of the phone number you signed up with
-When you are notified that items are available, drive to south side of library.
-Call: 217-379-3431 to let us know you are here. STAY IN CAR.
-Your items will be place on outside table. You may walk up to pick them up AFTER you see them placed there.
**ALL RETURNS MUST STILL BE PUT IN DROP BOX**
If you have any issues, please call the library!