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ILLINOIS STATE LIBRARY


Services for Libraries

Springfield Office:
Gwendolyn Brooks Building
300 S. Second St.
Springfield, IL 62701
Hours: Mon.−Fri. 8 a.m.−4:30 p.m.
Library Development Group
Grant Programs
217−524−8836
Literacy Office
217−785−6921
Diversity
217−785−5210

The Illinois State Library supports statewide library development through an array of grant offerings and other initiatives designed to augment interlibrary cooperation and to increase the role of libraries in meeting the information needs of their user communities. Specific programs include participation of all types of libraries and user populations, covering all regions of the state. Some of the important areas addressed include library construction, online access, continuing education, resource sharing, literacy, and diversity.