Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library
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John Sandford

Spots are still available for best-selling author John Sandford’s talk via Zoom Wednesday, April 14, at 7 p.m. Sandford is best known for his Lucas Davenport series, and his latest book, Ocean Prey, will be released April 13th. Please call the library (309-647-0328) to register for this event.

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Call-In, Carry-Out Service

The library will now offer a Call-In, Carry-Out Service.  Patrons can call in with a list of up to 10 items, which staff will pull and check out in advance.  The patron can pick up their order at the circulation desk thereby limiting time spent around others.  This service is available for all types of […]

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NewsBank Newspaper Access

Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library is pleased to announce the addition of new databases for PIL cardholders.  Through NewsBank, library cardholders can now access the Canton Daily Ledger in text format from 2001 to the current issue.  The Peoria Journal Star is also accessible in text format from 1991 to the present as well as the newer […]

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Notary Service Available

Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library can now notarize documents for the public.  We have three staff members who have trained to be a Notary Public.  We hope this service will give our patrons more options for completing their paperwork needs.  Appointments are recommended.  For more info, please call 647-0328.

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Outreach Service

The library offers free Outreach Services to homebound residents within Canton city limits.  We deliver to nursing homes, retirement communities, and to anyone who can’t visit us personally.  If you or someone you know is interested in this service, please call 647-0328 to get signed up.

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