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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Este centro ofrece a los adultos que están muy ocupados los recursos para mejorar sus habilidades básicas, ganar sus credenciales de HiSET® o ser ciudadano estadounidense.
Mango is a fun and easy way to learn any of more than 70 languages, plus English courses in more than 20 languages.
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
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.