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…

Old Capitol Farmers Market

Land of Lincoln Bookshare will be attending all dates of the 2019 Holiday/Winter Indoor Farmers Market. Please come out to visit us, pick up some free books and support the wonderful local vendors!   Check out our Events page for…

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Big News!

Land of Lincoln Bookshare just received our first grant! We submitted an application to the Community Grants Program of the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln and were selected.  In fact, two of the funds decided to support us,…

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September 7th Farmers Market

Hi Everyone, Just a little note to let you know that we will be at the Market this weekend. We added an extra date to make up for the weekend we had to miss because of rain. Please come out…

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