Learn the basics of Pinterest on June 27 @ 6 pm. Please call (815) 544-3838 to register.


Are you curious about the craze of those whimsical garden habitats for fairies? Join us as Michelle Cox presents a program on Fairy Gardens 6/23 @ 6 pm. Please register for this event.


Bring your dolls in on 6/20 @ 2 pm to our Bippity-Boppity Boutique for a make-over at our doll salon!

The newly published Belvidere & Boone County history book is here at the library! Purchase your own for only $20 or find it in our library collection.

Belvidere Historical Newspapers

Want to research your family history? Belvidere newspapers from 1851-1977 are now online and searchable at Newspapers.com. Available in the library at this link.


Welcome to Ida Public Library!

Our organization’s mission is:

To build and support the community by providing a variety of library materials, services, and activities for the multi-generational, multi-cultural population to meet their educational, recreational, and informational needs.

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Location & Hours

320 N. State St.
Belvidere, IL 61008-3299

Phone 815.544.3838
Fax 815.544.8909

Monday-Friday 10am-8pm
Saturdays 10am-5pm

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Print any document or web page from your Internet-connected PC to one of our Library printers.