Starting Monday, May 17, DCPL is eliminating appointments and moving to one hour visits. Capacity will be reduced at branches to promote social distancing, so access will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. Prior to entry, each patron must submit to a temperature screening and proper face coverings will be required. Patrons no longer need to call ahead to pick up items on hold and are encouraged to use self-checkout machines where available. Branches will be returning to normal business hours soon.
April showers bring May flowers!
Check out the May adult programs here.
Check out the May kids programs here.
Contact-free pickup for materials has transitioned to “grab-n-go". You can now pick up your items inside the branch. In order to provide a seamless checkout, please call your local branch in advance to schedule a pick up time for your items.
Starting Monday, May 17, DCPL is eliminating appointments and moving to one hour visits. Capacity will be reduced at branches to promote social distancing, so access will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Appointments for computer use or book browsing are now available. Appointments are for one hour only and at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. — except for Tuesdays when the library is open late, then appointments are at 1:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Decatur Book Festival Presented By Emory University and Georgia Center for the Book have announced that the popular virtual author series "Joshilyn Jackson Reads" will return for a second year in 2021.