Explore genealogical records from 1690 to 1994, including obituaries, marriage notices, birth announcements, casualty lists, military and government documents, and obituaries. This is a trial library product
Curbside Pickup Service Begins Monday, June 1
All Des Moines Public Library buildings will be closed to the public until further notice as a preventative measure to stop the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Patrons can now place new holds on materials, and curbside pickup service begins June 1. Read more about that HERE.
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Helps library users of all backgrounds and skill levels locate the information they need. High school students gathering sources for an assignment, lifelong learners investigating their passions, and individuals looking for context around the events shaping the headlines will all find answers with this easy-to-use database.
Index of Des Moines, Polk County and Iowa news, editorials and opinion articles, movie, theater, music, and restaurant reviews, and company news about Iowa, people, Des Moines and Polk County ordinances, and obituaries.
Index of the Des Moines Register created by the University of Northern Iowa. September 1965-June 1975
FirstSearch is the biggest library catalog in the world. If it exists in the world, it's in FirstSearch, and it will tell you who owns the item.
Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.
Perfect for researchers at all levels, this comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices, and more.
Combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more.
Provides access to age-appropriate, authoritative digital content for middle- and high-school students to use for classroom assignments. Learners can research magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books covering a range of subjects.
Satisface las necesidades de investigación de los usuarios hispanohablantes con una amplia extención de publicaciones académicas y revistas de texto completo en español y portugués, tanto de América Latina y acerca de América Latina.
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Mango is a fun and easy way to learn any of more than 70 languages, plus English courses in more than 20 languages.
Enjoy unlimited Access to NYTimes.com and the New York Times mobile app. All Des Moines Public Library card holders may use The New York Times online. When the 72 hour license expires, return to this page to checkout another one. You may renew your license as many times as you like.
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Support homework and research assignments with age-appropriate, vetted sources that align with curricular areas such as English, Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, Technology, Arts, History and more. This is a library trial product available to all DMPL card holders
Digital Sanborn Maps of Iowa offer digital access to large-scale maps of many Iowa communities and are valuable historical tools for anyone who wants to learn about the history, growth, and development of American cities, towns, and neighborhoods.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.
World Book Online hosts thousands of articles, as well as hundreds of maps, videos, and other media. For the very young to adult. ...