In accordance with CDC and IDPH guidance, as of Monday, August 2nd all staff and visitors above the age of 2 will be required to wear a mask while visiting the library.
Collinsville Library Inside and Curbside Service
Friday & Saturday: 9am-6pm
Fairmont City Library Inside and Curbside Service
Friday & Saturday: 9am-5pm
Bridge to Phase 5 Plan
Family Guides to COVID-19 from Unite for Literacy
MVLD COVID-19 Plan
December 22, 2020 Services Announcement for Collinsville Library
December 2nd, 2020 Announcement
COVID-19 Exposure 10/31/2020
1. Call the library or place your order online. The availability of items from other libraries will depend on their reopening status. Regular limits on material types apply.
2. Call us during service hours to say that you are on the way. Call again when you arrive.
3. A staff member will place your items on the pickup table.
If you have a question or need a special accommodation, please call the library during service hours to discuss it.
Returns and Donations
The book drops outside our buildings are opened.
Donated library materials that are in good condition can be depositied into the book drops. Thank you for your consideration and geneorsity!
Other Curbside Services
- Mobile printing
- Notary service
- Voter registration
Voter registration and notary services are subject to staff availability. Please call the library to make an appointment.
The Collinsville and Fairmont City Libraries have Chromebooks available for free checkout! Borrow a Chromebook with your library card for up to 3 hours. You can take it home or stay at the library to use free wi-fi through the library's parking lot hotspots.
The Mississippi Valley Library District is pleased to announce the addition of parking lot Wi-Fi hotspots. This new service is available at both library centers. The hotspots are available every day from 9AM to 9PM.
To use the service in Collinsville, park between the library and the historic Blum House.
Wi-Fi network: cml-hotspot
In Fairmont City, park in the parking lot or sit at the Chano Pavilion.
Wi-Fi network: fcl-hotspot
This service is provided due to generous donations from the First National Bank of Waterloo (formerly Best Hometown Bank in Collinsville) and Busey Bank.