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

Batavia High School Recommended Reading Choices

Book TitleAuthor
A List of CagesRobin Roe
IllegalEoin Colfer
ObsessedAllison Britz
DryNeal Shusterman
Book TitleAuthor
A Long Way DownJason Reynolds
ScytheNeal Shusterman
Between Shades of GrayRuta Sepetys
Laughing at My NightmareShane Burcaw

Book Title


Chasing Lincoln’s Killer

James L. Swanson

Mr. Lincoln’s High Tech War

Thomas B. Allen

Photo By Brady

Jennifer Armstrong

Book Title


The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation

Jonathan Hennessey

Volunteer Opportunities​

Geneva Park District
Affordable Party Tent Rental
Atlas Chicken Shack
Batavia Container
Charlestowne 18
Culvers-North Aurora
Eagle Flexible Packaging
El Taco Grande
Fermi Labs Natural Areas
Forest Preserve District of Kane County
Fox Valley Special Recreation Association
Goldfish Swim School
Heinz Bros. Greenhouse
i9 Sports
JC Penney-North Aurora
Kane County Cougars
Kimmer’s Ice Cream
Northern Illinois Food Bank
Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital
Pheasant Run
Prairie Path Cycles Batavia
Raging Waves Water Park
SciTech Hands On Museum
St. Charles History Museum
St. Charles Park District
Batavia Park District
Red Oak Nature Center

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Community Check-in with Misty & Aimee 

Every Tuesday at 6:30 pm, Misty and Aimee go LIVE on Instagram and Facebook. Follow them and make sure to turn on notifications! click here!

Did you know the library has musical instruments to lend?

Click here to see what we have!

Below are links to more interesting things the library has for checkout.

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test Prep. (formerly Testing & Education Reference Center) – Provides over 300 practice tests (including the ACT, SAT, GED, GRE, AP placement exams, and various career-related exams). It also provides information about scholarships and colleges.

On-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation, and writing assistance

Reference Database Information

ACT / SAT Practice Test Information

Batavia Public Library subscribes to a variety of reference databases, which are useful for doing research.
Library Databases

Get a feel for what testing day will be like by taking a free practice SAT test, courtesy of Princeton Review. Bring water, #2 pencils, and an energy snack, as well as an SAT-approved calculator. Scores will be available online within a week of taking the test. Registration is required. 
Check our calendar for the next test.

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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