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A place for everybody.

The library’s adult collection includes a wide variety of fiction, non-fiction, audiobooks, music CDs, Xbox and PS4 games, documentaries, and feature films, as well as print collections in Spanish and Arabic. Library staff are happy to assist you with reference services, notary services by appointment, voter registration, and personalized recommendations. If we don’t own an item, feel free to request a purchase.

We subscribe to several electronic resources that allow DKPL patrons to access eBooks, eAudiobooks, research and leisure databases, and streaming movies and television shows.

The library hosts a variety of programs aimed at educating and entertaining adults in our community. Whether you want to play a game, learn to write a résumé, or pick up a new skill, we’ve got you covered.

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Library to Open 309 Creative, Makerspace and More

The DeKalb Public Library introduces 309 Creative, a new makerspace and craft studio! 309 Creative is a place where patrons can unleash their imagination, express themselves through arts and crafts, and explore ideas of innovation and technology. 309 Creative will house the ...

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DKPL Podcast Episode 5: Baking

Listen as Meg tells us all about baking! We all enjoy baked goods, whether sweet or savory, let's learn how to make some. Binge our podcast now on the library’s website, or on these listening platforms: AnchorBreakerGoogle PodcastsLibrary WebsitePocket CastsRadioPublicSpotify

Featured Events for Just For Adults

Memorial Ornament Workshop

Saturday, December 11
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Virtual Workshop: Center Yourself with Tai Chi

Monday, April 18
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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