Grow and Excel with Douglas County Libraries

A Great Place to Live!

Douglas County is nationally known as a great place to live, work, play, and raise a family.

Douglas County is a gateway into the majestic Pikes Peak region and centrally located between Denver and Colorado Springs.

* Douglas County is one of the fastest growing counties in Colorado.

* U.S. Census Bureau released 2016

Outstanding Recreation and Culture

The Pike National Forest and three State Parks offer Douglas County residents over 146,000 acres for various outdoor recreational activities.

270-acre Philip S. Miller Park in Castle Rock opened in 2014 and includes a fieldhouse, indoor leisure/lap pool, outdoor lighted athletic field, Zip Line Tours, 7.4 mile trail network, 200-step Challenge Staircase, plenty of parking, landscaping and basic park-wide infrastructure.

Watch the video of current and future plans.

The different communities within Douglas County offer world-class golfing, first-rate shopping, fine dining and impressive arts and cultural activities.

Visit www.douglas.co.us for more information about Douglas County, CO.

Excellent Schools

* Douglas County School District (DCSD) is the 3rd largest school district in Colorado and 59th largest in the nation.

* CDE press release January 2016

Graduation Rate

* DCSD has one of the highest graduation rates in the Denver Metro Area. According to the Colorado Department of Education, the rates have risen steadily from 81.9% in 2009 to 90% in 2015.

* DCSD press release January 2016

Visit www.dcsdk12.org for more information about Douglas County School District

 

 

Douglas County Libraries offers:

  • Professional and leadership development
  • Professional membership opportunities, conference participation, tuition reimbursement program, a variety of training, and paid and unpaid internships.
  • A supportive, creative, cutting-edge and positive organizational culture and work environment.

Advance With Us 

Librarian Career Ladder:

↑ Director of Branch Operations

↑ Branch Manager

↑ Department Head

↑ Collection Development Librarian

↑ Librarian

Public Services, Archivist, Support Services, Information Technology and Administration positions are also available.