Enlightening and Inspiring Generations with Generations of Ideas

I can think of few more worthy achievements than keeping a library alive and well for a century.  As far as I am concerned, one of the absolute  backbones of a free society and a democracy is the library offering access to a treasure house of information to all.

Gillian Roberts
to the LaSalle Public Library on the occasion of the Library's Centennial Celebration, 2007

Welcome to the LaSalle Public Library

Welcome to the LaSalle Public Library website! We're glad you stopped by.  The Library's website aims to provide all residents of LaSalle and surrounding communities useful and convenient information, services, activities, and links to online resources to assist in research and recreational needs. We hope you will take the opportunity to explore our website, stop in, get acquainted, and find out how useful and enjoyable your Library can be!  The LaSalle Public Library is your library.

Library News & Events

Solar Eclipse 101: A Guide to Everything Solar Eclipse

On Monday, August 21st, 2017, a total solar eclipse will be visible in the continental United States. The sky will become dark, revealing the Sun’s faint atmosphere, the Corona, stars and planets...

Safety-Certified Solar Eclipse Viewing Glasses Free at LaSalle Library.

Beginning on July 11th, and continuing while supplies last, the Library will offer free Solar Eclipse Viewing Shades that meet ISO certification requirements for viewing the upcoming August...

BIG Summer @ the Library!
This year's theme, "BIG Summer @ the LaSalle Public Library" promises programming for all ages, and of course, all the resources of the Library--music, movies, magazines, books...
Friends Refurbish Library Fire Truck

As part of the youth summer program, one of the new surprises at the LaSalle Public Library is a fine mini fire engine. No longer wanted by another library, the little truck received new tires...

Gear Up…Sports Equipment @ the Library

Just in time for summer...patrons can check-out youth baseball, soccer, football, basketball and beanbag sports equipment from the Library or place them on hold through interlibrary loan. Made...