Durham Public Library

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Happy Spring from DPL!

Take a look at our Upcoming Events page and see what is happening virtually at the library in May!

Join us each month for a different topic at Ask Your Ambulance! with McGregor EMS! Click HERE to drop-in tonight at 6:00 pm!

Or try out Meditative Yoga again on Sundays at 7:30 pm thru May! Check out our digital resources! Kanopy has some fantastic films available for Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and hoopla has brought back Bonus Borrows for May! 

In June, join us to welcome author and professor Charles Wheelan for a book talk on his latest publication, We Came, We Saw, We Left: A Family Gap Year

Youth Services Virtual Programs!

Register Here for The Eric Carle Museum Virtual Collage Art Program on Saturday, May 15th at 10:30 am.  This is a joint library program with the Durham, Lee and Madbury Libraries!  Space is limited.

Register here for Read & Explore with the library and Parks 'n Rec.  Complete a bingo board this month & win prizes. 

Register here for Zoom Storytimes, Zoom Baby Lap-sit, STEAM activity pick up bags, Raccoon Readers, Craft to go.

Register here for  Zoom YA Compassion Project, Zoom YA Activity.

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration

NEW State VINI System

  • Click HERE for COVID-19 phases and eligibility information 
  • Click HERE for DHHS News & Updates

There's a NEW Covid-19 Vaccine Registration System, VINI! Check out the state's new VINI Instruction Videos below detailing how to register for your vaccine. Still Need Help? Give us a call and we would be happy to assist you!


AtoZdatabases! NEW to DPL!

Grow your business with your library card!

What is AtoZ? AtoZdatabases is a premier Reference, Research, Marketing, Mailing Lists/Sales Leads, and Job search Database. The comprehensive database collection includes 30 million business & executive profiles, over 240 million residents with interests, hobbies and lifestyles information, over 7 million real-time job listings, 2 million new businesses, over 12 million healthcare professionals, over 12 million new movers, 2 million new homeowners, and much more.

These databases are ideal for a variety of tasks including: sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, background searches, finding friends, relatives and a whole lot of other possibilities. Click on the icon above and try out AtoZdatabases today! 

Kids Book Bundles, New Storywalk Book & the Patch Club!

Kids Book Bundles and more.

Kids Book Bundles to go!  Pick a topic and let the Youth Services Librarians pick out up to 5 books for your child. Click Here to fill out your request.

New Spring Storywalk Book in the Rain Garden! 

The Bear Wants More by Karma Wilson. 

Join the Patch Club our reading incentive program for children aged 0-8th grade sponsored by the Friends of the Durham Public Library! 

Register here!