Where can you use your card?

  • at Sycamore Public Library
  • at many libraries in Illinois including DeKalb, Cortland, and Malta Library. View the full list of reciprocal locations HERE.

What can I do with a Library card?

  • Check out books, movies and music CD’s
  • Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, music and videos
  • Read along online storybooks
  • Use online resources for research
  • Place holds on items in person or online
  • Use computers, scanners and printers
  • Get Homework, Test, and Job Help
  • Request an Interlibrary loan
  • …and More


  • You are responsible for all materials borrowed on your card.
  • Report any lost or damaged materials promptly.
  • Lost or Stolen Cards: Notify the library immediately if your card is lost or stolen; a lost or damaged card can be replaced.

Borrowing & Fees:

Your borrowing privilege is suspended when fines exceed $5. For assistance with your account contact our Circulation Department at 815.895.2500.

Pay Fines:

Log into you account HERE.