July 4 closure
All locations of the Des Moines Public Library will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours will commence Tuesday, July 5.
Franklin Pickup Window Closed
The Franklin Avenue Library pickup window is closed until further notice. If you are scheduled to pick up your holds at the window, please go inside Franklin Avenue Library to do so.
Reserve a Room (by room)
Meeting room users must follow the same COVID-19 guidelines as those in place for the public areas of the library. Please be aware that meeting room capacities may be reduced and that the library may need to cancel your reservation if there is a concern for transmission in public gatherings.