Find the items you're looking for! From the online catalog, you can search for books, movies, magazines, CDs, videogames, audiobooks, and more from over 500 libraries in Illinois, request items to be sent to your home library, renew items & manage your library account, and MORE!
Using your mobile device you can now easily manage multiple accounts, keep track of checkouts and due dates, renew items, and search for and place holds on items in our catalog. Additionally, you can reserve a Quiet Study Room, see our events calendar, and browse our digital shelves to read and stream content.
eBooks & More!
Try these apps for access to eBooks, audiobooks, movies, music, & magazines!
Request a Library Grab Bag
With an Edwardsville Library Card, you can let us know your favorite genres and authors, and we will hand-select a grab bag for you! We can can put together items for any age, and they can include whatever types of library materials you would like.
LGBTQ+ Inclusive Books
Check out these lists of some of the many fiction and nonfiction books we have at EPL that include characters with diverse gender identities and orientations or that discuss topics relevant to LGBTQ+ youth and allies. Each list is divided by the collection where the titles are located. Click the underlined call numbers next to each title to read a description of the book and see if it's available.
Have you loved a recently read book and want to find similar titles? This amazing database helps you find books based on the specific criteria you like about other books & authors! It has endless recommendations to suit your mood. Click to give it a try.
YALSA Teens' Top Ten
Readers from ages 12-18 get to nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year!
What's Next®: Books in Series Database of Kent District Library
Need to know the next book in a series? Use KDL to search by author, book title, and series title to find what you're looking for.
YALSA Book Finder
Search through 4000+ award-winning YA books, audiobooks, & films.