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Temporary online cards expiring 6/30

Heads up: temporary online cards created while the library was closed will expire after 6/30/2021. This applies to you if: You log in using your phone number, and You signed up for a card between March 2020 and April 2021. If you have a 14-digit card number starting with 2345…, that’s a standard card – […]

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Black History Month at Durham County Library

In honor of Black History Month, we’ve gathered these resources from the library’s collection for you to explore. History resources Explore our historical archives to learn more about Black history in Durham and the Black history of Durham County Library: Civil Rights Heritage Project A collection of photographs and stories about the Civil Rights Movement […]

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Getting to know the catalog: Hoopla

When you search in the catalog, you may see some items that say they’re available through Hoopla. Here’s what that means. Hoopla is a second digital collection that we offer, separate from what’s in OverDrive. Hoopla items previously weren’t searchable in the catalog, but we’ve recently added them there to make them more findable. Hoopla […]

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RBdigital e-audiobooks moving to Overdrive/Libby on 10/21

OverDrive has acquired RBmedia’s library business, RBdigital. This means that RBdigital e-audiobooks will transfer from the RBdigital site and app to OverDrive/Libby. Our migration date, originally set for October 15, 2020, has now been postponed until October 21. Patron holds, wish lists, and previous checkout history will not transfer from RB Digital to Overdrive. Holds […]

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