Books, Periodicals, Newspapers, DVDs, Audiobooks, CDs

The Sanborn-Pekin Free Library has a large collection of print material available for loan including books, newspapers and a number of magazines as well as movies on DVD, audiobooks and CDs. Please stop in and get your library card today.

Print Media

We offer a collection of reading materials for all ages of readers and in a number of genre right at our Sanborn location.

In addition to what is available at our library, patrons can access thousands of other titles through Interlibrary Loan in the Nioga system.

Movies on DVD, CDs

Popular movie titles on DVD can also be taken out and enjoyed at home. We have New Arrivals coming in frequently and patrons can check out multiple movies on DVD with their library card.

Some movies on DVD can also be enjoyed through Interlibrary Loan. We will call you when a title that you have requested has arrived at our library.

WiFi, Computer Workstations, Copy, Fax Service

There is free WiFi at the Sanborn-Pekin Free Library as well as a number of computer workstations for our patrons. It's the perfect spot to read the news online or to download the latest update on your phone.

Computers for Patrons

Patrons can use any one of our computers at the library. They have the most popular software so projects and papers are easy to complete at the library.

Whether it's researching your latest purchase, checking your email online or using your own device and our WiFi, the library is the place to be.

Copy & Fax Services

The Sanborn-Pekin Free Library offers copy service for our patrons. Bring in your items that need to be copied and that can be done for a nominal fee.

Need to send a fax and don't have a fax maching anymore? There are times that you do need to fax, and the library has a fax machine for patron use for a nominal fee.

Electronic Services - Hoopla, Overdrive, RBdigital, Catalog Search & Hold

Download books, magazines, audiobooks, music albums, comic books, and more using our electronic servcies. Read them on your computer or devices at home or away using these electronic services offered to patrons through the Nioga Library System.


Patrons can enjoy 8 FREE movies, albums, ebooks, comic books, TV shows each month that are downloaded to your own electronic devices. This can be done anywhere using your library card.

To get started, stop in and get your library card or use your card and begin the process at Hoopla HERE.


Download eBooks and Audio books online with your library card using Overdrive, available to patrons with a library card. It's all done online!

Get started with Overdrive using THIS LINK and find exactly what you would like to read. Then download and enjoy.


Download free magazines to your electronic devices with RBdigital, available with your library card.

This service, available through the Nioga System, allows you to read popular magazines on your computer, smartphone or tablet.

Catalog Search & Hold

Patrons can search and reserve books from any library in the NIOGA system using Catalog Search & Reserve. Find and reserve books available in the Nioga Library System with this service.

You can access this service online using THIS LINK.