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Borrow movies, music, audio books, comics, + shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone – even your TV. Browse hundreds of thousands of titles on Hoopla!
Track your reading progress during our challenges with Beanstack. Unlock achievements, write reviews, earn entries in prize drawings, and more. It’s like Fitbit, for reading!
Try Libby, the one-tap reading app for borrowing digital books + audiobooks from the library’s OverDrive collection. Great for those new to borrowing e-materials.
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Borrow e-books, audiobooks, + video from the Ohio Digital Library using Overdrive on mobile devices, laptops, or PC. Mobile apps available.

Northstar Digital Literacy is an assessment and learning tool that covers a variety of tech topics. It comes with lessons and practice exercises to improve your digital skills.

NuWav & your DPLS library card allow you access to many of the most common legal forms. Compose documents in categories like business, contracts, divorce, & more.

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New Items Added to Library of Things!

Now you can use your DPLS library card to check out a digital borescope, or ghost-hunting kit from the Library of Things!

March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Defiance Public Library System (DPLS) is partnering with The Ability Center to bring the DREAM (Disability Representation, Education, and Awareness in Media) Project to all Defiance County library locations.

The Worthington Cemetery Project, part IX

Patience is the theme for the Worthington Project. Because of the sensitive nature of this project, all efforts are being made to simply show the anomalies in the subsurface of the ground.