Services at the Library

Local Author Showcase - October

Local Author ShowcaseDiscover local authors and the books they wrote

Come enjoy light refreshments as you listen to local authors talk about their books! The authors presenting include: Steven Berger, D.D. O'Lander, Sean P. Curley, Tricia Lott Williford, Stephanie Smith, Teresa Fischer, Diane Sawatzki, Dede Stockton, Terry Bledsoe, Sharon Gerdes, Sue Phillips Maher. Registration is required.

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.