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

Databases

Limit by Subject
Credo Reference
Credo Reference Logo

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.

View Credo Reference
EBSCO Host
EBSCOhost logo

Contains full text for general reference magazines and publications covering a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science and multicultural issues.

View EBSCO Host
Kids InfoBits
Kids InfoBits

Meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface with age-appropriate and curriculum-related materials.

View Kids InfoBits
Research Rocket
Research Rocket logo

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

View Research Rocket