Village of Riverton Library


Mondays through Thursdays: 10am - 7pm
Saturdays 10 am – 2 pm


Riverton Municipal Center 1200 E. Riverton Road , Riverton, IL 62561

Phone: 217-629-6353



Mission Statement

The Riverton Village Library selects, acquires, organizes and provides access to books and other materials of contemporary interest and/or permanent value for the educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the community's users. The Library also promotes the importance and appreciation of reading through adult and children's programs.

The Library is governed by a 7 member Board consisting of:

  • President- Brenda Kelley
  • Vice president- Arlene Mathews
  • Secretary- Jim Craner
  • Treasurer- Jane Cribbett
  • Barb Jagodzinski, Vaughn Kasper and Jim Cribbett
  • Library Director: Jennifer Cernich
  • Assistant Librarian: Lisa Nerone, Robin Rushing, Dan Carter, Marie Vicher and Sharon Gabriel

The Library Board meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the library.

Get to Know Your Riverton Village Library

The Riverton Village Library is a community resource that is free for people living within the corporate limits of Riverton. As your library, it offers many services and benefits besides a large collection of books:

  • Current DVDs, videos and CDs: free checkout
  • 6 Internet computers--I for adult use only and 4 open ones for any age (Those under 17 need a parental consent form)
  • Computer printing: 10 cents/page for black and white, 20 cents/page for colors
  • FAX machine: $1.00 up to 10 pages
  • Audio books: listen to a book while driving!
  • Good selection of best sellers
  • Interlibrary loan: books can be borrowed for you from other libraries
  • Digital Resources from Cloud Library and RB Digital

These services available to those outside the corporate limits for $45/year per family