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Monday - Thursday: 9am - 7pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday : 9am - 1pm
Sunday: Closed

Online Catalog


Real time text

Text (405) 265-9224 to talk in real time with a librarian. You are able to also able to renew your books, check the summary of your account, or ask a reference question.

Join A Book Club!

If you have not joined a book club yet do not worry, we have four that you can choose from!

Each of our book clubs are unique to your own individual reading style. With this many book clubs to take part in, how can you not get excited about reading!

Teen Book Club
Between the Covers
Brown Bag Book Club
Let's Talk About It Oklahoma

FanFest Updates!

The time is fast approaching! Follow our process for getting this event up and running on social media! Click here for a copy of our flier!


Thank you!

Thank you for another successful year of Summer Reading!

Thank you our sponsors for a another incredible year of summer reading.

Library Programs

Let's Talk About It Oklahoma, Creative Writing & More

Be sure and check out what the library has going on for adults & families on our programs page >

Children & Teen Fall Programs

You thought our summer programs was a blast, just wait until you attend our fall programs! We have programs for infants to 5th graders (Children) and 6th to 12th graders (Teen).

Children's Programs
Teen Programs





Reads & Resources

Library Farms and Gardens

Mar 17, 2021
woman watering cabbage in the garden

More and more now, libraries are getting into community gardening. People can “check out” plots or raised bed spaces. It’s great because they usually work with local extensions or experts, so that even people new to growing veggies and fruit can get off to a good start and get help…

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Libraries and the Pandemic

Jun 16, 2020

Another great article from NPR on how libraries are adapting to the pandemic, how people are using the library, and how what libraries do and offer have changed. Libraries Are Dealing With New Demand For Books And Services During The Pandemic The Atlantic’s The Post-pandemic Future of Libraries Internet is…

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2019 Library Design Showcase

Sep 23, 2019

Sometimes we get caught up in eRate and annual reporting and forget to see what’s going in the library world. It’s fun to see what’s happening in design, in particular. American Libraries Magazine features library building, renovation and design projects each year. The slideshows have a range of projects. Everything…

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New Books to Help You in the Library

Sep 4, 2019
book covers

Ready for new ideas or need a road map for how to run a library? Here are two new books that you’ll want on your list. Don’t buy your own copy. Try borrowing from ODL! Breathe new life into your book clubs with this helpful guide. Create a fun twist…

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Libraries and Social Work

Sep 3, 2019

Libraries are already social hubs. Now it’s trending for libraries to hire or embed a social worker in the library. Listen to a story from NPR. Then find out more in the book. The Whole Person Librarianship was out in August.

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