Public Library

Benton Public Library District
502 S. Main Street – Benton, IL 62812
Phone:  618-438-7511

Welcome to the Benton Public Library! Our friendly and professional staff is eager to serve you.


The Benton Public Library provides free services to all residents living within the Benton Public Library District, with services available to most others for a fee. The library system holds nearly 48,000 materials including books, magazines, audio books, large-print materials, and music cd’s.

library statueIn addition to these items, the library offers print and electronic reference resources, public access to the Internet using your Benton Public Library card number, free Wi-fi service, computer and Internet training, or special events.