About the Library
Beloit Public Library provides an outstanding array of services for people residing the City of Beloit and outlying areas. In a community known for its diversity, BPL strives to reach everyone in the community with unique programming for all ages, a full range of library materials, and rapidly evolving computer technology and workforce development tools and resources. Located at 605 Eclipse Boulevard, BPL serves the Beloit community by providing resources and services that support literacy, workforce development, and quality of life.
As a department of the City of Beloit, Beloit Public Library is governed by a nine-member library board approved by the City Council. Materials from all 29 SHARE Consortium libraries may be borrowed by Beloit Public Library cardholders, under the protocols of Prairie Lakes Library System.
Beloit Public Library operates within a three-year Strategic Plan that supports its five values of Community, Literacy, Resources, Technology & Facilities, and Staff.
COMMUNITY: We believe that all members of our community deserve respect and equitable treatment.
LITERACY: We believe that literacy is essential for the well-being of every member of our community and that a literate community is a vibrant community.
RESOURCES: We believe that informed residents contribute to a healthy community.
TECHNOLOGY & FACILITIES: We believe that up-to-date technology and facilities must be available to all members of the community.
STAFF: We believe that the staff is the Beloit Public Library’s most valuable asset.
Connecting our community to the world of ideas where learning never ends.
To provide enriching and inspiring learning opportunities for all members of our diverse community.