Polaris is our local card catalog for the Mississippi Valley Public Library District including the Fairmont City Library Center and the other libraries in our Illinois Heartland Library System. The Illinois Heartland Library System has over 450 member libraries and covers Illinois counties from Iroquis county to the Southern tip of Illinois..


Worldcat Our connection to libraries throughout the country and the world... Request online through contact with our library.


Statewide Illinois Library Catalog (SILC) is a customized, statewide union catalog that combines all the state's bibliographic records into a single, searchable database.



St. Louis Public Library's Card Catalog is the card catalog of our neighbor St. Louis and its many branches.


Library of Congress is a database of approximately 12 million records representing books, serials, computer files, manuscripts, cartographic materials, music, sound recordings, and visual materials in the Library's collections. The Online Catalog also provides references, notes, circulation status, and information about materials still in the acquisitions stage
Copyright Mississippi Valley District Library,
Collinsville Memorial Library 2009

Member of the Mississippi Valley Library District

Member of the Illinois Heartland Library System
under the direction of the Illinois State Library
Fairmont City Library Center
2870 North 44th Street
Fairmont City,
Illinois 62201
Phone: 618.482.3966
Fax 618.482.4058