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See you in the Library!

New Hours, Study Rooms & More

Your DCDL now has lots of updates available to make life a little easier for you. Read on to see some of the changes we’ve already implemented, as well details on the changes to come. These details went to all DCDL cardholders in an email on Wednesday, May 19 and were also discussed during the Board of Trustees regular meeting.


Beginning on Tuesday, June 1, our hours of operation for in-person, drive-thru and curbside services are now:

Monday* – Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed
*Ostrander Branch Library is closed on Mondays

The Maker Studio at the Delaware Main Library now will operates:

Monday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: Closed


Following the orders of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, masks are now optional to be worn while inside a Delaware County District Library location.

Public Computers & Printing

We’ve added more public computers, laptops and express computers in all buildings.

Now that we’re accepting coins and cash, on June 1 printing returned to its previous fee structure of $0.05 per black and white page and $0.15 per color page. Visit our wireless printing page to learn how you can continue to send your documents to print from your email or upload a file.

Study Rooms

Study rooms at the Delaware Main Library and Orange Branch Library opened for public use beginning June 1. Library staff can take advanced registrations via phone or in-person request. Patrons may also make their own reservations online or by using the Delaware County District Library app.


The holds pick-up areas are open and self-check computers are available for anyone to use. Additionally, beginning, June 1 we no longer quarantine materials prior to check-in. Patrons will also have 1 week or 7 days to pick up requests from the hold shelf.

More Questions?

Visit our “Reopening” page for our most up-to-date services and safety protocols.

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