All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, May 28th.Learn More
Join us for a walking tour of historic Oakdale Memorial Gardens in Davenport. Registration required.Learn More
Author & actress Dana Davis is returning to Davenport to celebrate the release of her second YA novel! Join us for a discussion with Dana, a North High School alumna, led by LOVE Girls.Learn More
Help us kickoff Summer Reading by designing your own spot in the Library! Design a circle, leave it with us, and we will add it to our ongoing summer projects that will be on display at all three buildings.Learn More
Join us as we blast off into "A Universe of Stories" for the 2019 Summer Reading Program!Learn More
May 25, 2019 - SCblogger at Primary Selections from Special Collections
Jonathan Smith Slaymaker was born in York, Pennsylvania on March 31, 1835. He worked as a civil engineer for the railroad. He came to Davenport and lived with his uncle Henry on Brady Street, between 14th & 15th. On April … Continue reading →Read More
The Davenport Public Library and QC Beats have now partnered to deliver cardholders access to music by Quad City Artists. Your library card will allow you to not only listen to the music by Quad City Artists but will also grant you the ability to download music to add to your current collection. Simply click Learn More and log in with your library card to enjoy free music.
Have you or a loved one been affected by the flood or do you want to know what you can do to aid others during this time? Our friends at the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce have Compiled a helpful resource to all of those in need. Simply click "Learn More" and you will be connected to a variety of resources.
The mission of the FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library is to raise funds and manage an endowment portfolio that will provide resources to support the literary and educational purposes of the Davenport Public Library.