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Welcome to the Decatur Public Library

As a learning hub of the Decatur community, we not only promote the love of reading, but also offer extensive connections to the digital world and to each other through classes and events. Our services help advance the community as a whole through education and economic development.

Library Update July 29, 2021

Curbside Pickup

Decatur Public Library offers curbside service Monday - Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Patrons enjoying the variety of digital content available through the library

Find eContent

We offer several outstanding online services from e-books and audiobooks to movies and online classes.

Computer Classes

Whether you have never used a computer in your life, need a refresher in the basics, or are looking for something more advanced we are here to help.

What's New at DPL?

All the latest information on DPL including our new blog "Bookmarks" and the most recent newsletters.

Decatur Community Resources

Decatur has numerous resources available to the community. Check out what's available and find the assistance you and your family need.

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Get a Card

Sign up for a free library card to borrow materials (including e-resources).

A Patron Browsing the New Book Section

New Releases

Check out the newest books and movies we have at the Decatur Public Library, and what is coming soon!

A photo of the tables and microfilm stations in the Local History room

Local History Room

The Decatur Public Library is dedicated to preserving the history of the Decatur area.

Upcoming Events & Classes

Check out all the free and exciting events and classes coming to the Decatur Public Library or available online through our website.

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