Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month is an annual celebration of Latinx and Hispanic Americans. From September 15 to October 15, we honor Hispanic and Latinx history and traditions, while celebrating their influence on and enrichment of American culture. If you are interested in reading books that feature Hispanic American characters stop by the library and ask the…

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

Signing up for a library card provides access to technology, multimedia content and educational programming that transforms lives and strengthens communities. A library card provides opportunity for discovery and access to a rich and diverse world. It empowers you to make change and experience new stories. (From the ALA website) Visit your library online or…

Explore More Illinois

What is Explore More Illinois? Explore More Illinois is a free service provided by your library that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theatres, and other fun and local cultural venues. How do I get a pass? Log in with your library card…

New Books

Adult Fiction

  1. Her Heart for a Compass by Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York
  2. A Slow Fire Burning by Paula Hawkins

Juvenile Fiction

  1. When You Trap a Tiger by Tae Keller



New Movies

12 Mighty Orphans: Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation along the way. Rated: PG-13 As Luck Would Have It: Lindsey travels to Ireland to acquire land for a resort. She decides…

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About the Carlock Library

The mission of the Carlock Public Library District is to provide educational, informational, and recreational materials and services to people of all ages in the Library‚Äôs service district. Our goal is to enrich the community and introduce all of our patrons, especially the children, to the joy of books. The Library cooperates with other libraries…