The Davenport Public Library (along with all of the libraries in the RiverShare Library System) will discontinue the practice of applying overdue fines to items returned late! Happy 2023!Learn More
Our new, enhanced catalog is now live! Learn more about the new features that will make it easier to search for your favorite items.Learn More
The Library gathers information for an Annual Report each year that includes statistics and so much more. Click the link below to learn about the fabulous year your Library had in 2022!Learn More!
All three Davenport Public Library Branches will be closed Monday, February 20th in observance of Presidents' Day. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, February 21st.Listen to our podcast instead!
Join us for a presentation by the Davenport Civil Rights Commission spotlighting local history.Learn More
February 02, 2023 -
If you just can’t read a book right now, don’t feel bad! You’re not a worse person because you can’t get yourself to read anything more than a cereal box or social media post. Whether you’re busy with schoolwork, family obligations, or just plain burnt out, you can still loveRead More
1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-paced program for babies, toddlers and children that ends when a child begins kindergarten. Celebrate milestones as children make progress toward reading 1,000 books!
Purchase your own AMERICA NEEDS PUBLIC LIBRARIES t-shirt from RAYGUN! Only $25 each with proceeds going to the FRIENDS of the Davenport Public Library to support Library programming.
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 Davenport Public Library.