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Today: December 20, 2014
Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 10:30am
Short ‘One on One’ or small group tutorials with open computer questions. Call or visit the library...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 11:00am
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 11:00am
The Hubbard Book Club meets on the 3rd Saturday of the month from September through May from 11:00...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 2:00pm
 Come out and make a special ornament to hang on that special tree. Children, Tweens, Teens,...
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The Detroit Public Library (DPL) launched its newly digitized collections...

Borrow free digital videos, movies, music and audiobooks with your Detroit...

The 50th year of Junior Great Books at the Detroit Public Library...

The DPL Friends Foundation presents docent-led tours highlighting the art,...

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The Burton Historical Collection (BHC) of the Detroit Public Library began as the private library...
Until further notice, in-person service at the National Automotive History Collection (NAHC) is by...
The E. Azalia Hackley Collection of African Americans in the Performing Arts was established in...
The Ernie Harwell Sports Collection began in 1966 when sportscaster Ernie Harwell made his initial...
Since 1948, the Detroit Public Library Rare Book Collection has acquired and preserved rare...

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Resources for making career decisions, strategizing your job search, and finding job listings are available in the Technology, Literacy and Career (TLC) Center at the Main Library.

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Library On Wheels (LOW) brings books and other reading materials, audiocassettes and information to Detroit's seniors and schools.

The Detroit Public Library now subscribes to OverDrive Digital Media, which provides access to eBooks and audiobooks on a wide variety of portable devices and e-readers.