The Decatur Public Library is here to strengthen our community educationally, economically, and culturally through its vast resources.
About the Library
Our library is an invaluable gathering place for all residents and is the home to Decatur's educational, economic, and cultural services.
Since its founding in 1875, the Decatur Public Library has been an important part of the Decatur community. The Library provides educational, literary, entertainment, and economic development resources to Decatur and Macon County through an extensive collection of print, audiovisual, and digital media, as well as a wide range of programs and collaborative ventures with other public organizations.
Our dedicated staff and many volunteers are committed to providing all our patrons with courteous and professional service, making the library an invaluable educational, economic, and cultural center for the community.
Explore our website to see all the library has to offer!
Library Staff, Board, and Associations
Our friendly library staff is here to help you with whatever you are looking to find.
The Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees helps lead the Library into the future by developing policies and guiding financial and strategic planning.
The Decatur Public Library's amazing Foundation helps raise funds that keeps our library connected to the community and on top of the latest technology.
From book sales to group discussions, the Friends serve and are an invaluable part of our community.