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307 S. Madison Street, Morrison, IL 61270

(815) 772-7323

Odell Public Library

Inspiring life-long learning, Odell Public Library is a cultural and educational center for the people of Morrison and endeavors to meet the needs of the community of Morrison for education, enlightenment, public space, and entertainment of all ages. The library is a member of Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS).

The Odell Public Library offers:

  • Books (large print also available), audio books, local newspapers, magazines & videos
  • Free WiFi
  • Public computers
  • Fax & copy service
  • Children’s services, including Summer Reading, weekly Storytime & a play kitchen area
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Whiteside County Genealogy Collection
  • Program room rental

Residents of the city of Morrison are eligible for a library card at no cost. 



  • Sunday: CLOSED
  • Monday:  10:00 AM—6:00 PM
  • Tuesday:  2:00 PM—8:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 10:00 AM—6:00 PM
  • Thursday: 2:00 PM—8:00 PM
  • Friday: 2:00 PM—5:00 PM
  • Saturday:  10:00 AM—3:00 PM

Keep In Mind During Your Visit….

  • Continue masking for patrons over the age of 2
  • Computer time is limited to 45 min/day
  • Please keep visits shorts
  • Curbside services still available

Odell Public Library Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of the Odell Public Library meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month in the Library Program Room at 5:30 PM. All meetings of the Board of Trustees are open to the public. For more information please email

9 members, staggered 3-yr terms

Jesse Wroble

Jan Horberg

Anne Mills

Christine Vanderleest

Marc Adami

Becky West

Melissa Nyboer

Deb Hauptman

Anne Frame