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The DPL Friends Foundation presents docent-led tours highlighting the art, architecture and...
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Budding young artists learn basic skills in these fun-filled, free visual art classes. Students...
The Detroit Public Library is planning for the future! The Library is in the process of developing...
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Programs for Every Age Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King,...

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Today: January 18, 2018
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 10:30am
Our weekly storytime features an activity or craft which fits the theme.  For Parents and...
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 10:30am
Toddlers and preschoolers welcome for story time and open play. 
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 10:30am
Have technological questions? Come get one-on-one assistance in getting them answered. No...
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 11:00am
Get ready for some warm and fuzzy stories that will make you smile! The kids will build their own...
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Programs for Every Age ...

Budding young artists learn basic skills in these fun-filled, free visual...

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

The Detroit Public Library is planning for the future! The Library is in the...

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The Burton Historical Collection (BHC) of the Detroit Public Library began as the private library...
Located in the Rose and Robert Skillman Branch of the Detroit Public Library, the National...
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.

Services for the blind, the visually handicapped, the physically handicapped, or reading disabled.

Learn to read or improve your reading skills at Main Library or the Parkman Branch. Join the Detroit Public Library’s literacy campaign Detroit Reads!

Welcome to HYPE, the Detroit Public Library's Teen Center.

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.