About Us

Hi, we are so glad you found us! Now that you are here we assume that you have a few questions such as: “Who are you?” “What are you trying to do?” And of course, “Is Bookshare a real word?”…

How Can I Help?

Donate Are you decluttering the house? Are your shelves overflowing? Do you have stacks of books that your children have outgrown? Donate all those pre-loved books to Land of Lincoln Bookshare. We promise to find good homes for them! We…

Local Free Libraries

Land of Lincoln Bookshare loves the Little Free Libraries that are springing up all over the country. We have assembled a list of all the book boxes in our area to make them easier to locate. Click below for a map…

News & Events

We have a new benefactor!

Land of Lincoln Bookshare would like to send a huge thank you to The Sky Lounge. They provided a generous donation that will help us continue to bring books to Central Illinois. They open next month at 3254 West Iles…

New Collection Site

Another local business has come on board as a collection site for Land of Lincoln Bookshare. It’s Almost Magic Medical Spa is now our sixth collection site and we are so glad to have them! Please support them the way…

Collection Site #5

Land of Lincoln Bookshare is so happy to share that The Phoenix Center has joined us as our newest collection site! The Phoenix Center has been doing wonderful work in the Springfield Community for the last 17 years and we…

Scheels Safe Family Saturday

  Hi Everyone! When you are making your plans for the weekend make sure to add Scheels Safe Family Saturday to your schedule. It is a great way to spend a Saturday with hands on family activities geared toward raising…

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Happy Birthday Beverly Cleary!

If you are like Tina and I, then you grew up with Ramona, Beezus and Ralph S. Mouse. Beverly Cleary’s books provided hours of entertainment for us and for millions of other kids. Today we are celebrating her 103rd birthday….

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Children’s Books

Hi Everyone, Land of Lincoln Bookshare is gearing up for the end of the school year and the beginning of summer. We have several upcoming events, but we need your help. Sadly, we are very low on Children and Young…

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