Quincy Public Library will be closed December 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday and again on December 31 and January 1 for the New Year’s holiday. You can get eBooks, movies, music, and magazines anytime with our digital downloads. Get started here. Have your valid QPL library card number ready for access.
QPL is adding two new digital resources for patrons to enjoy: Global Road Warrior and LingoLITE. Be an informed global citizen with Global Road Warrior’s information on 175 countries. Research culture, history, language, education, and travel requirements. LingoLITE helps you learn basic vocabulary in 30 languages, using images, text, and native speaker video to help…Details
Upgrades are being made to QPL’s catalog. PIN numbers will now be needed, along with your library card barcode number, to access the library catalog, ADML, or eRead Illinois. Don’t remember your pin? Just click on the “Forgot My Pin” link to reset it. Be sure to check your email spam folder for the return email…Details
Quincy Public Library encourages parents to enjoy reading with their children on Family Reading Night, Thursday, November 16, 2017. QPL has a wealth of books to engage readers through a wide selection of material to meet any interest. In addition to print material, digital resources, including interactive storybooks, eBooks, audiobooks, graphic novels, and magazines for…Details
Quincy Public Library has just added three different coding toys to give children a head start with digital literacy. The toys are appropriate for different but overlapping age ranges. They may be checked out from the librarian in QPL’s Children’s Department, for use within the library building. Code-a-pillar inspires children 3 years and older to…Details
Quincy Public Library Receives an NEA Big Read Grant QPL to Read and Celebrate Five Skies by Ron Carlson Quincy Public Library is a recipient of a grant award of $9000 to host the NEA Big Read in Quincy. QPL has selected the title Five Skies by Ron Carlson and two additional titles for younger…Details
Quincy Public Library Celebrates Gwendolyn Brooks, Poet Laureate, at 100 Quincy Public Library will join in a statewide celebration in June of Gwendolyn Brooks, Illinois Poet Laureate, on the 100th anniversary of her birth. Brooks, a lifelong resident of Chicago, was the first black winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Quincy Public Library will be hosting…Details