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Register for the Teen Winter Craze Reading Challenge!

Board Meeting: Feb. 28, 5PM, Defiance Public Library

LinkedIn Learning is an American massive open online course provider. It provides video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills.
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.
NewspaperARCHIVE is a unique archive spanning more than 400 years of family history, small-town events, world news, and more. Discover your history!
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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.

Discover more with your library card! Now, adult patrons in good standing can borrow museum passes to a growing list of regional destinations.

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New 3D Printer Donated to DPL!

Thanks to a generous donation, the MakerSpace at Defiance Public Library has a new 3D printer, the Bambu Labs Carbon X1, which prints multiple colors, & at a higher resolution than the MakerBot.

Annex Project FAQs

Watch this website and social media (@dplslibraries on Facebook, Instagram, & X) for ongoing updates and new fact sheets related to the project.

Property Donated for DPL Annex!

Following a generous property donation, planning has begun for construction of a library annex on Fort Street. As the the project progresses, DPLS will solicit community input.