Services at the Library

Discover Local Artists

Call to Artist Douglas County Libraries supports local art and artists by donating display space to a different artist each month.

Artists wishing to show their work at Douglas County Libraries may submit requests to the staff members listed below. Artists must be 18 years of age or older; artists under the age of 18 may submit their works through their school’s art program.

Artists must submit 5-10 images of their works in one of the following ways: digital photos or a link to an artist’s website via email, or prints or a CD mailed to the desired library location. Art guilds and societies may submit a single group application.

View Genealogy Records at DCL

FamilySearch, ancestry, genealogy

Searching for Family History?

Douglas County Libraries (DCL) is now an affiliate of FamilySearch.org.  What does this mean to you?  You can now order microfilm or microfiche from FamilySearch™ Online film ordering service and have it delivered to Douglas County Libraries via the Douglas County Historical Research Center.

Local Author Showcase Details and Deadlines

Douglas County Libraries is fortunate to be approached by many local authors who would like to share their work with library patrons through presentations and signing events. DCL is a passionate advocate for literacy and lifelong learning, and supports local authors in their efforts.

Sensory Enhanced Storytime

Sensory Enhanced Storytime

This is an all-ages storytime geared to serve children on the autism spectrum and/or with sensory integration issues. View this presentation to see what's going to happen prior to attending.

Bonfils Blood Drives @ Your Library

Douglas County Libraries has formed a “partnership for life” with Bonfils Blood Center and will be holding blood drives throughout the year. Bonfils needs 4,200 blood donations weekly to meet the needs of the community and to be prepared for unexpected events.

Blood Donation is one of the easiest ways to help your community, with each whole blood donation lasting less than an hour and having the potential to help several people.

Reservations are handled through Bonfils. Call 303-363-2300 to book your spot.

Check donation dates through our calendar