Dunlap Public Library’s 10 Year Anniversary Open House



Join us on October 26 to celebrate 10 years in our new building!

Join us anytime between 9am-6pm to enjoy light snacks and beverages while you explore all the library has offered through our time in the building.

Our patrons make this library a great place!   This is our day to say thank you for all the great times we’ve had and to welcome you to many more.

Happy Library-ing!




Thanks to sponsorship from the Peoria Riverfront Museum’s Visionary Society, Dunlap Public Library District cardholders can now borrow a pass to the Peoria Riverfront Museum!

The pass will be checked out on a first-come, first-served basis to Dunlap patrons with a valid, in good standing Dunlap library card. The pass can be used on the day of checkout or the following day, only. The pass includes general admission to all exhibits, galleries, and daytime planetarium shows for two adults and their children or grandchildren.

Passes cannot be reserved, placed on hold, or checked out over the phone. Passes must be checked out in person at the library. Please note that they are non-transferable. Borrowing patrons will be asked for their library card and photo ID to gain admission to the museum.

*Escape Room: 200 Years of Frankenstein Saturday, October 20, 9:00-4:00

  Can you escape the grip of Dr. Frankenstein?! Celebrate 200 years of Mary Shelley’s famous doctor with our Frankenstein themed escape room. For ages 10+ Register as a group of 8 or less.  *Registration required, 309-243-5716.  

Lynda.com – New Resource!


Lynda.com – New Resource!

Lynda.com is on a mission to help you learn the skills you need to achieve your full potential and is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

Click any lynda.com logo on our website to be directed to the learning portal. Sign in with your library card number and pin. If you need assistance call or stop in the library.

Featured Database – Newsbank: America’s Newspapers



Access the Peoria Journal Star online by clicking here!

To search and read newspapers from throughout Illinois, click here.

To access newspapers from throughout the country, including the Wall Street Journal, Peoria Journal Star, USA Today, and Washington Post, click here.