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Upcoming Events


History Month

This month we recognize the rich history, contributions, and stories of Women with powerful programs and thought provoking reads for all ages.

Staff Picks for Women's History Month

Our Digital Collections

Latest News

Inspired by Bryan Collier - Companion programs In celebration of ALSC Children’s Literature Lecture featuring Bryan Collier - April 12, 2023

DML Hosts Programs to Celebrate Collier Visit

Mar 17, 2023
In honor of Collier’s ALSC Literature Lecture visit, DML scheduled a selection of companion programs to be held at several DML locations.

OverDrive App to be Sunsetted

Mar 13, 2023
Attention, OverDrive app users! OverDrive is discontinuing the legacy OverDrive app on May 1, 2023 and transitioning users to the Libby…

DML’s Teen Art Contest Winners Announced

Mar 17, 2023
Winners of Dayton Metro Library’s Annual Teen Art Contest have been announced. Gift cards were awarded to teens who placed in the following…

Always Something to Do

Find the latest and greatest programs being hosted and created at Your Library in the Events Calendar. 

Careers at Your Library

Join our bright and motivated staff as we meet meet the evolving needs of our community. 

Featured Resources

Gale Business Plan Builder

A step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimizing a business or nonprofit.

Consumer Reports

Research before you buy with trusted, unbiased product reviews and ratings for cars, appliances, electronics, and more.

Linkedin Learning

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Mon, Tue, Thu: 9:30am - 8:30pm  |   Wed, Fri, Sat: 9:30am - 6pm
Main Library Sunday: 1 - 5pm  |   Branch Libraries Closed Sunday

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Holidays and Closures

  • Easter
    Sunday, April 9, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Memorial Day
    Sunday, May 28, 2023 - Monday, May 29, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Juneteenth
    Sunday, June 18, 2023 - Monday, June 19, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Fourth of July
    Tuesday, July 4, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Labor Day
    Sunday, September 3, 2023 - Monday, September 4, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Staff Day
    Wednesday, September 13, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Indigenous Peoples’ Day
    Sunday, October 8, 2023 - Monday, October 9, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Thanksgiving
    Thursday, November 23, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas
    Sunday, December 24, 2023 - Tuesday, December 26, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • New Years
    Sunday, December 31, 2023 - Tuesday, January 2, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    Sunday, January 14, 2024 - Monday, January 15, 2024
    Closed All Day
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