Easter Closure - April 20

All Denver Public Library locations will be closed Sunday, April 20, 2014 in observance of the Easter holiday.

We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

You can still use many of the Library's resources even when the buildings are closed:

We Want YOU to be a Technology Volunteer!

we want you

Are you the person in your family who shows your parents how to use their new smart phones? Do you laugh in the face of a resume created with a never before seen template? Would you like to make an extraordinary difference in your community?

National Poetry Month 2014 - Poem of the Day

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Denver Public Library staff and guest poets have recorded poems written either by themselves or their favorite poet. We will be publishing new poems frequently throughout the month of April so check back often. Please note, some of the poems contain adult language.

Poem of the Day

National Poetry Month

172 hours on the moon : a novel

by Johan Harstad

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Would you enter a lottery for a chance to spend a week on the moon? What if you knew there was a chance that you'd never come back? NASA is trying to revitalize the space program and get everyone excited about moon exploration, years after the first Apollo flights. They...

The difference between you and me

by Madeleine George

DPL Rating:

I've been waiting for this book to come out ever since I heard Madeline George read a hilarious make out scene where the kisser's skills were compared to a piece of cut cantaloupe (ew!). It's finally out and it's awesome! Anyway... Jesse (haircut courtesy of her Swiss Army Knife, giant...

2012 Audie Award Nominees

First Grave on the Right

The Audie Awards recognize distinction in audiobooks and spoken word performance, and are presented by the Audio Publishers Association. Here are some of the 2012 nominees owned by DPL:

Bossypants, Tina Fey, narrated by Tina Fey (Biography/Memoir, Humor)

Here Comes Trouble, Michael Moore, narrated by Michael Moore (Biography/Memoir)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou, narrated by Maya Angelou (Classic)

TumbleBook Library

An online collection of animated, talking picture books for young kids to discover the joys of reading.

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