Location, Hours, and Contact Info

Location : 111 S. Woodland Ave.
Oglesby, IL 61348
Monday 10 am – 5 pm
Tuesday 10 am – 8 pm
Wednesday 10 am – 8 pm
Thursday 10 am – 8 pm
Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday 10 am – 4 pm

If the library is closed for a holiday that falls on a Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday, the library will close at 5 pm the night before.

Phone: 815-883-3619

We can receive calls from TTY devices through Illinois Relay. TTY users dial 771 and ask to be connected to 815-883-3619.

Fax: 815-883-3615
Library Director: Rebekah Clark
FOIA Officer: To submit a FOIA request by mail, mail to:
Rebekah Clark, FOIA Officer
Oglesby Public Library
111 S. Woodland Ave
Oglesby, IL 61348
To submit a FOIA request by email, contact Rebekah Clark at
FOIA fees only apply to commercial FOIA requests.
Employees: The library currently has one full time and 3 part time employees.


Holiday Closings:

The Oglesby Public Library will be closed to observe the following holidays:


Monday, January 02, 2017 New Year’s Day Observed
Monday, January 16, 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 20, 2017 President’s Day
Friday, April 14, 2017 Good Friday
Monday, May 29, 2017 Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 04, 2017 Independence Day
Monday, September 04, 2017 Labor Day
Saturday, November 11, 2017 Veteran’s Day
Thursday, November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 24, 2017 Day after Thanksgiving
Saturday, December 23, 2017 Christmas Eve Observed
Monday, December 25, 2017 Christmas Day
Saturday, December 30, 2017 New Year’s Eve Observed

For holidays that fall on a Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday we will close 3 hours early the night before.

We are located on Woodland Avenue, south of the Post Office in downtown Oglesby.

Get directions.



Budget and Appropriation Ordinance FY2016-2017

Budget and Appropriation Ordinance FY2015-2016



The Oglesby Public Library is not currently seeking applications for any of our part-time entry level clerk positions. If you would like to submit an application for us to consider you for positions that open within one year, ask for an application at the desk, or click here to download an application.

Click here for the job description.