The Library is located in Sangamon Hall and fulfills the research needs of the college as well as the surrounding communities and district. The Library is a full participating member of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI). LLCC students and faculty have access to a large selection of electronic resources and more than 60,000 items, including books, periodicals and multimedia materials. Through CARLI, LLCC students have direct access to more than 130 academic library collections in Illinois.

A professional, student-centered and courteous staff is ready to assist all library patrons in satisfying their information needs, providing direction and assisting with research topics and questions. Individual, group and classroom-based information fluency instruction is offered to help students discern and evaluate credible information.

Regular Library hours are:

Monday — Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Summer and holiday hours vary and are posted during those times.

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