At the St. Joseph Township- Swearingen Memorial Library, you will find big city library services provided with a small town friendliness.
SHARE and Illinois Heartland Library System staff will be taking the system down Friday December 26th for an upgrade. This upgrade could take most if not all of Friday so the St. Joseph Township-Swearingen Memorial Library will be closed Friday and will reopen Saturday December 27th. The following things will not be available during the upgrade on December 26th: SHARE, 3M, MyMediaMall. You will not be able to search for or download audiobooks and ebooks on that day during the upgrade. You will not be able to renew items on SHARE or search and place holds either. Sorry for the inconvenience!.
The library now has an email newsletter that comes out weekly! If you would like to sign up for our newsletter, go to the link on the left "Wowbrary" and follow the instructions. The newsletters come out every Saturday. It will announce new books added during the week as well as upcoming events happening at the library.