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Celebrating Black History Month
No matter how you celebrate Black History Month, we hope that you’ll take the opportunity to read, watch or listen to something new this month, with help from the librarians at DCDL.
Smile Button Project
The DCDL Community & Family Outreach Services Department is making Smile Buttons for you to show off your beautiful smile, while still wearing a facial covering. Great for teachers, front line workers, caregivers, retail and restaurant industries, or any other needs you may have.
Plans for Reopening Coming Soon
On Monday, February 8, the Delaware County District Library announced plans to stagger reopening at all library locations between February 22 and March 2. Based on the reopening schedule, buildings will again be open to the public for walkthrough browsing and computer access.
Download the DCDL App
Access the Delaware County District Library with the tap of a finger. Explore recent releases, search the catalog, check your account, find out about upcoming events, and check branch locations and hours. With easy access to digital collections and easy renewals, it’s your library at your fingertips.
Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Liberty Branch
The Delaware County District Library broke ground on November 18 on the newest facility to be added to the library system, the Liberty Branch Library. Located at 7468 Steitz Road in Powell, the building will be the fifth brick-and-mortar location for DCDL, with other buildings in Delaware, Ostrander, Orange Township, and downtown Powell.
Discover DCDL’s brand new service to help you find your next favorite read, with the help of a librarian – Personalized Picks! You let us know the last few books that you read and enjoyed, what aspects you liked about them, and what you want us to steer you toward (or away from) for your next title.
Educational Resources for Students
Visit our new and improved Student Learning Resources page as your one-stop-shop for all things “Back to School.” From how to contact a librarian to what new educational materials are available for checkout, you can find it all here.
Classes, programs, storytimes and more at your local library branch.
Branch Locations & Hours
Convenient locations to meet your everyday needs.
Delaware Main Library
Orange Branch Library
Ostrander Branch Library
Powell Branch Library
Community and Family Outreach Services
The Maker Annex
New & Noteworthy
Discover some of our latest additions.
The Delaware County District Library serves as the public information provider for our community, using traditional and innovative technology to encourage curiosity, free inquiry, and lifelong learning in a friendly environment.