Batavia Public Library

Batavia Public Library
10 S. Batavia Ave. Batavia, IL 60510
(630) 879-1393

Mon.–Thurs:    9 am–9 pm
Fri.–Sat.:           9 am–5 pm
Sunday:             12   –  5 pm

One Book, One Batavia is an annual community-wide reading program presented by the Batavia Public Library in cooperation with Batavia High School and co-sponsored by the Friends of the Batavia Public Library.    more info . . .

Tournament of Books

  • New fiction has home court advantage each March during the Batavia Public Library Tournament of Books! Join us each spring more info . . .

Book Sales

To provide support for Library programs, the Friends hold two types of Used Book Sales.
Book sales are held between 9:15 am and 4 pm.   more info . . .

What’s the book that changed your life? Become a part of Batavia’s 100 Books That Can Change Your Life by nominating the book that made the greatest impact on you.

What’s the book that changed your life?

Let us know by filling out our online submission form!


The 22-23 season is set to begin September 2022. You can check the Books Between Bites website for updates here.

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Statement of Mission

The mission of the Batavia Public Library is to provide and ensure access to materials and services to meet the lifelong learning needs of residents and organizations, as well as to create a welcoming place to gather, exchange ideas, and participate in cultural events.

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