• Public and Private Libraries
  • Library Districts
  • Specialty Library/Archives

All Illinois libraries are eligible for the program offered by the LIRA, once a member of the ILA. Program design is flexible to meet the needs of each individual library.

How to Apply

Please contact the following if you are interested in applying to LIRA:

Marcus Henthorn
Area Vice President

Ali Sulita
Client Service Manager

Coverage Provided

  • Property and related coverages
  • Cyber Coverage
  • Earthquake
  • Flood
  • General Liability
  • Sexual Abuse and Molestation
  • Auto Liability and Physical Damage
  • Excess Liability (Umbrella)
  • Crime
  • Employee Dishonesty
  • Public Officials Bond
  • Directors and Officers Liability
  • Employment Practices Liability
  • Boiler and Machinery
  • Employee Benefits
  • Volunteer Accident
  • Workers Compensation


"We are excited to be part of the LIRA program.  The transition has been very smooth and the service we have received has been outstanding.  We are very happy with the savings this program has afforded us."

Ellen Bacarella , Business Manager at Eisenhower Public Library District