NEW – DPL Film Club

The Decatur Public Library will begin offering a film club, on the fourth Wednesday of each month, at 6:30pm, in the Staley room, beginning August 24. To start, we invite interested persons to attend the first meeting to get to know each other, and discover what we would like to discuss together as a group. We […]

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Mango Languages AND MORE

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! Mango Languages – DPL is pleased to announce that it now offers the Mango Languages online language-learning system to its patrons. Mango is free for all library patrons and can be accessed anywhere with an Internet connection. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear […]

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NICHE Academy

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! NICHE Academy – Take a moment and look to the right of your screen. You should see a dark blue tab that currently says “tutorials”. When you click on the tab, a slender slide bar will… slide out. Now you have access to Decatur Public Library’s new E-Learning tutorials! Niche […]

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Select Reads

With so many new and classic books at your fingertips, sometimes the hardest thing is to find the perfect thing to read. DPL offers plenty of ways to keep track of hot new titles and rediscover old favorites.   Select Reads – Subscribe to free monthly booklists on your favorite topics. Once a month, you’ll receive an […]

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Book Clubs

Interested in joining a book club? The Decatur Public Library offers 5 different book clubs and you can drop in any time! You do not have to the read the book to attend discussions, but you will want to.   DPL Graphic Novel Club The Club meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in the Staley room. […]

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Gale Courses

Online learning anytime, anywhere… just a click away! Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment to transform your life. Course offerings are tied to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ fastest-growing occupations and include: Courses to support business professionals, such as business law, human resources, […]

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Computer Classes

September Computer Classes Computer Tutoring Monday, September 12 10:15 – 11:30 am Computer Lab This very basic computer session focuses on the basics of computers and computer related problems. Bring your email, internet, computer and laptop questions. Learn what to look for when purchasing a computer and seeking help for repairs. Identify and define basic computer […]

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