Our Services for You

Your Library Card

Library cards are provided free of charge to all residents of our district, as part of your tax-supported library services. Your card gives you borrowing privileges here and at most public libraries in Illinois, access to special online resources, and more. Click here to learn how to get a library card.

Interlibrary Loan

If you need a book, DVD, or other item that we don't have, ask us to borrow it from another library for you.  Limit: 3 items at one time.

Programs and Events

We have a regular schedule of educational and cultural events for all ages. See our calendar for details.


Everyone who uses a library computer must follow our policy regarding computer and Internet use.

Photocopiers and Fax Machine

To send: $2.00 for the 1st page, $1.00 for each additional page

International: $5.00 for the 1st page; $2.00 for each additional page

To receive: 50 cents per page

The library will hold a fax at the desk for 3 days.

The library is not responsible for lost or stolen faxes.

CD/DVD Cleaning and Repair Machine

Policy 4.13

The Rock Falls Public Library District has a CD/DVD cleaning and repair machine. The library staff will repair scrathces on CDs and DVDs for a fee of $2.00 per disc. Patrons may bring in up to 5 items at a time. The items will be repaired within 48 hours. Discs must be picked up within 14 days from the date of notification or the discs will become the property of the library.

The library is not responsible for damage or loss of content nor does the library guarantee that all discs will be fully repaired.

The library staff reserves the right to refuse this service to anyone.

Approved by the Library Board of Trustees on March 8, 2010.

Community/Meeting Room

Any group wishing to use the Community Room must agree to follow library policies.