Enlightening and Inspiring Generations with Generations of Ideas

I could not write my books without the library’s help.  Even with the ease of Internet research, I find books to be indispensable when I am writing.  …  Books make me laugh, cry, and think.  They give me insight into history, and into the lives of people in other cultures.  They help me make important decisions, and they provide endless entertainment.  Hooray for libraries!

Peg Kehret
to the LaSalle Public Library on the occasion of the Library's Centennial Celebration, 2007

Children's Computers

Beyond the two public electronic card catalog computers upstairs, your Library offers public access to 12 more computer terminals. The 8 computers located upstairs are for adults and for children aged 12 years and up. The 4 computers located in Youth Services are reserved for children 11 years and under.

Permission:  All children are required to have a parent/guardian signed permission slip on file at the Library in order to use the computers. Children 11 years and under, using the computers in Youth Services must be supervised by a parent/guardian present at the computer.

Children may use the computers in half hour increments, for a total of three hours in one day, as long as there is no other patron waiting to use the computer. For complete computer guidelines, please see our computer and Internet usage policies.