We are excited to announce we are back to our regular hours of operation. We are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10:00-3:00, the first Saturday of each month 10:00-3:00, and other times by appointment by calling 815-879-3133 or 815-875-8491.
Do you have Bureau County ancestors? Our vast collection will help you learn about them.
Come visit our library and use our many records. It’s amazing how much you can learn about your Bureau County ancestors.
Unable to visit?
We are glad to do research for you at a nominal fee and will provide documentation and photocopies. Many researchers have been very pleased with the information we have found for them. Please see Our Major Resources and our Research Policy page.
View our upcoming programs.