We’re open! When vis­it­ing, wear a mask cov­er­ing both the nose and mouth, regard­less of vac­ci­na­tion sta­tus, so we can assist you safely.

The Redan-Trot­ti Library will be closed Sat­ur­day, June 25 due to ongo­ing air con­di­tion­ing issues.

Library News

Redan-Trotti Library Closed

Redan-Trotti Library Closed

The Redan-Trotti Library will be closed Saturday, June 25, 2022 due to ongoing air conditioning issues.

Please check our list of Hours & Locations for other branches available to serve you.

Ongoing Construction at Decatur Library

Ongoing Construction at Decatur Library

Due to extensive repairs, the front entrance of the Decatur Library is currently inaccessible. You might also experience loud noise, heat, and limited access to some collections as we get the library back in shape.

Summer Reading Challenge 2022

Summer Reading Challenge 2022

The library is open and ready to make a splash this summer! Come dive with us into the Oceans of Possibilities Reading Challenge. Click to learn more!

DeKalb County Public Library Board of Trustees to Meet Monday, June 27

DeKalb County Public Library Board of Trustees to Meet Monday, June 27

DeKalb County Public Library Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting at 4:30 p.m. on June 27, 2022.

Raising Resilience With Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Raising Resilience With Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

DeKalb County Public Library and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Strong4Life have collaborated to put together resources and tools for buildings resilience in children.

23 YA Books With Adult Appeal

23 YA Books With Adult Appeal

Think YA books are just for teens? Think again.

Kanopy is Here!

Kanopy is Here!

This just in! Your DeKalb County Public Library card now grants free access to thousands of streaming titles. Enjoy critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Get More With hoopla BingePass!

Get More With hoopla BingePass!

There's a new way to access content on hoopla using your DeKalb County Public Library card! hoopla BingePass gives you unlimited access to two types of great online content for 7 days - all with a single hoopla borrow.

Storytime is Now Just a Phone Call Away!

Storytime is Now Just a Phone Call Away!

StoryLine offers a wide range of stories read by our Youth Services Librarians for children and families at any time of the day.

Women Who Rock: Music Memoirs and Biographies

Women Who Rock: Music Memoirs and Biographies

Happy International Women's Day! These music legends broke the charts and captured our hearts.

Pick up your holds inside the branch

Pick up your holds inside the branch

The library is now open.

Check Out a Chromebook!

Check Out a Chromebook!

TakeOut Tech is a new service that lets you check out a Chromebook at select branches for one week.

Life Stories: Nonfiction Celebrating Black History Month

Life Stories: Nonfiction Celebrating Black History Month

It’s the final day of Black History Month! Continue the celebration by adding one of these nonfiction titles to your to-be-read list.

Temporary Phone Number for Brookhaven

Temporary Phone Number for Brookhaven

Brookhaven Library phones are experiencing technical problems. In the meantime, please use this temporary number: 678.858.3905.