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Until further notice, in-person service at the National Automotive History Collection (NAHC) is by...
Find out what all the hoopla is about at the Detroit Public Library. Discover hoopla, the free...
The Detroit Public Library (DPL) is the largest public library system in the state of Michigan. The...
The 71st Annual E. Azalia Hackley Collection Concert
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 6:00pm
Join the Detroit Public Library as we welcome Michael Hamlin, author of A Black Revolutionary’s...

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Today: January 29, 2015
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 2:30pm
 Short ‘One on One’ or small group tutorials with open computer questions. Call or visit the...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 4:00pm
Stretching, purifying and healing the body, while bringing balance and harmony to the mind, is the...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 4:15pm
One-on-one computer instruction every Thursday from 4:15pm-5:30pmLearn basic computer skills or...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 6:00pm
Join us as Victoria Fleming from the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan demonstrates healthy...
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The Detroit Public Library (DPL) launched its newly digitized collections...

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

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The Burton Historical Collection (BHC) of the Detroit Public Library began as the private library...
Until further notice, in-person service at the National Automotive History Collection (NAHC) is by...
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.

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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.