Enlightening and Inspiring Generations with Generations of Ideas

The public library building, in my view, is just a little lower than the church, the cathedral, the temple, the synagogue and the mosque.  Within those walls and along those stacks, I have found security and assurance.

Dr. Maya Angelou
to the LaSalle Public Library on the occasion of the Library's Centennial Celebration, 2007

Welcome to the LaSalle Public Library


The mission of the LaSalle Public Library is to strive to maintain the position of principal information resource center for the City of LaSalle, Illinois by utilizing new informational technology as it becomes available.  Further the LaSalle Public Library provides an avenue for lifelong learning and reading to the citizens of LaSalle. The Board of Trustees and staff are committed to maintaining a helpful and friendly atmosphere conducive to creating opportunities for personal enrichment.

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NASA's Journey to Tomorrow

Space Exploration Exhibit

at the LaSalle Public Library

June 4th to June 7th, 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.


Summer Reading Registration Begins

Register now for “Space for Curiosity” 2014 Summer Reading.  Summer Reading & Programming begin on June 2nd.  Outer space, inner space, creative...