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109 South State Street
Hampshire, IL 60140
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Phone: 847-683-4490

Mon-Thurs:9:30am - 8:00pm
Friday:9:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday:9:30am - 3:00pm
Sunday:12:00pm - 4:00pm

Register to Vote

Voter Registration

Ella Johnson Library provides voter registration services during open hours.  We also offer outreach voter registration services for your next school or community event.

To Vote in Illinois you Must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Be a resident of Illinois for at least 30 days.
  • Be at least 18 years old (if you are 17 years old, can vote in the General Primary election IF they will be 18 years old on or before the General Election).
  • NOT be registered to vote in another state.

A person is not eligible to vote while incarcerated. After completing your sentence your sentence voting rights will be restored.

To register to vote, you will need

  • A completed Illinois Voter Registration Form (We also have the forms at the library)
  • You can also download a Spanish-language version
  • 2 documents proving identification. 1 document must show your current address.
  • Either a copy of your valid photo identification, such as your:
    • Driver’s license.
    • ID card.


  • The last 4 digits of your SSN and a valid photo identification.
  • A copy of a document proving your residential address, such as your:
    • Current utility bill.
    • Bank statement.
    • Pay check.

To register to vote online, visit the Illinois State Board of Elections Online Voter Application


Call the library for more information