Links for Kids

eReading Room for Kids

Library on the Go Collection for Kids

KidsClick! Websearch

Links to Information, Entertainment and Sports

America's Library

A kids' website from the Library of Congress


eBooks for eKids

Homework FactMonster

Encyclopedia, biographies, almanacs, history, etc.


Dictionary, thesaurus, almanac, bios, history, atlas...

Kids On-Lion

New York Public Library site for kids

Story Place

A digital library for kids

Links for Teens

eReading Room for Teens

Library On The Go Collection for Teens


A website for teens by the New York Public Library

No Flying, No Tights

A review of graphic novels

Teen Reads

New and classic books for teens

Links for Parents

Lexile Framework for Reading

Find books by reading level

Scholastic Books

Find children's books and authors

Community Links

CUSD #16 - Public Schools

The West Sangamon Public Library District is roughly equal to the size of Community Unit School District #16.

Village of New Berlin

The West Sangamon Public Library is located within the village of New Berlin.

Sangamon County Fair

The Sangamon County fairgrounds are located approximately four blocks from the West Sangamon Public Library.

New Berlin Community Development League

The New Berlin Community Development League supports the community through social and professional networking and volunteer support to enhance the New Berlin area.

New Berlin Area Veterans Memorial

See the Village of New Berlin site.

New Berlin Area Historical Society

The New Berlin Area Historical Society seeks to preserve the history of the Western Sangamon County Area.

Site currently not available.

Sangamon County Historical Society

The Sangamon County Historical Society seeks to preserve the history of Sangamon County.

Woodwreath Cemetery

Woodwreath Cemetery is located in Island Grove township and is about 150 years old.  It sits on the Island Grove Methodist Church property on Old Jacksonville Road. The site has online searchable maps of the cemetery. 

Higher Education Institutions

Illinois College

Lincoln Land Community College

Robert Morris University

MacMurray College

Blackburn College

University of Illinois at Springfield