Library Website Will be Temporarily Down Friday, July 25

In order to serve you better, DeKalb County Public Library will make upgrades to its website,, on Friday, July 25, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The website will not be available during this time. We will work to keep the disruption brief. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Redan-Trotti Library Re-Opens Friday, July 25; Wesley Chapel Branch Remains Temporarily Closed

The Redan-Trotti Library will re-open Friday, July 25 at its regular hours, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The status of programs that were cancelled or moved to other branches will remain unchanged.

The Wesley Chapel-William C. Brown Library is still temporarily closed until further notice due to lack of air conditioning. However, some programs scheduled for the branch are still taking place. Please click on the links below to check the status of programs at both libraries.

We apologize for the inconvenience, You may also wish to visit one of our other branches.

Library Ready for Special Summer Events and the Vacation Reading Program

DeKalb County Public Library is ready for summer 2014 with plans for lots of exciting, special programs and the annual Vacation Reading Program (VRP), too. VRP, which promotes the joy and importance of reading and a love for the library, will run from Saturday, May 17 through Thursday, July 31 for babies, children and teens and from Saturday, May 24 through Thursday, July 31 for adults.

Flying Around Book Ops

Late last year I posted a video of drone pilot Nate Bolt flying through the New York Public Library with his Phantom Quadcopter. The drone’s-eye view provided an interesting and unique perspective and so when I learned he had released another video exploring the library through the eyes of his drone, I was excited to ...

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