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North Carolina Collection Honors Donors of Materials

Durham County Library’s North Carolina Collection seeks out and makes available materials that no other institution in the world has. The collection has many, many items and saves and preserves materials donated by local individuals and organizations. These materials usually take the form of photographs or papers of individuals and organizations. All kinds of people […]

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Intermittent Network Outages

UPDATE 11/11 5:00 p.m.: Repairs will be made overnight and all should be back to normal before the library opens on Tuesday. We’ll update post again if needed. ——————– UPDATE 11/11 12:00 noon: All library locations are now affected by intermittent outages. No ETA yet on when the problems will be resolved. ——————– UPDATE 11/9 […]

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Durham County Library Presents Sister City Photography Program on Tanzania

Program: Arusha, Tanzania Photography Project Date: Saturday, November 16 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will partner with Sister Cities of Durham to host a program on photographs taken by school children in Arusha, Tanzania. The program will take place […]

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Durham County Library Closed for Staff Development Day November 13

DURHAM — Durham County Library (all locations) will be closed on Wednesday, November 13 for Staff Development Day. The library will reopen Thursday, November 14, with regular hours. Durham County Library encourages Discovery, connects the Community and leads in Literacy. As a department of Durham County Government, the library furthers Goal 1 of the county’s […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Art with the Experts: Lines of Control

Program: Art with the Experts: Lines of Control: Partition as a Productive Space Date: Monday, November 11 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host Juline Chevalier and Sumathi Ramaswamy for a presentation and slide lecture on the Nasher Museum […]

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Durham County Library Honors Local History Donors

Program: Celebrate North Carolina Collection Donors Date: Sunday, November 10 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host a recognition ceremony and reception celebrating individuals and organizations that have donated materials to the North Carolina Collection in the past five […]

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Durham County Library Presents Dr. Elliot Engel on Winston Churchill

Program: Dr. Elliot Engel’s “The Inimitable Winston Churchill” Date: Sunday, November 3 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host popular lecturer Dr. Elliot Engel for “The Inimitable Winston Churchill” on Sunday, November 3, at 3 p.m. at the Main […]

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