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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Haunted Libraries: United States Haunted Libraries

Use this guide to learn more about haunted library lore at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and in Illinois, the United States, and the World.

Haunted Libraries by Region

George Eberhart, a senior editor of American Libraries and a contributor to the Britannica Blog, has compiled a list of haunted libraries by region.  

Books about Haunted Libraries

Academic Libraries

Rochester Public Library, Rochester, New York

Watch this clip from Ghost Hunters season 11 to learn more about the team’s investigation of haunted happenings at the Westerly Library in Westerly, Rhode Island.

Public Libraries

School Libraries