Contact Us

Call During Business Hours: (515) 283.4152

Email: reference@dmpl.org

Des Moines Public Library
1000 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309

Call After Hours: (515) 283.4000*

*Call the Library's automated telephone service at any time of the day or night. Use this service to find out what books are checked out to you or being held for you, to cancel holds, to renew library materials, and to find out any fines you may owe.

For technical assistance please use our online support form.

Contact the Library Administration

Sue Woody | Director
515.283.4103
sawoody@dmpl.org

Linda Roe | Deputy Director
515.283.4102
llroe@dmpl.org

Tim Paluch | Supervisor, Community Engagement
515.283.4288
tjpaluch@dmpl.org

Jen Tormey | Manager, Technical Services
515.283.4153
jntormey@dmpl.org

Katie McKenzie | Programming Coordinator
515.283.4155
KMMckenzie@dmpl.org

Sarah Scholten | Manager, Central Library
515.283.4265
smscholten@dmpl.org
Contact for Administrative questions only

Ashley Molzen | Supervisor, East Side Library
515.248.6255 
armolzen@dmpl.org

Brooke Santillan | Supervisor, Forest Avenue Library
515.248.6265 
BASantillan@dmpl.org

Nikki Hayter | Manager, Franklin Avenue Library
515.248.6275
nmhayter@dmpl.org

Jon Hobbs | Supervisor, North Side Library
515.248.6285 
jthobbs@dmpl.org

Brenda Hall | Supervisor, South Side Library
515.248.6279
bkhall@dmpl.org