Our Services

Library Development

Serving libraries with consultation services, continuing education, computer & technology classes, materials for programs, and training for public librarian certification.

Literacy Resources

Provides services, leadership, and technical assistance to library and community-based literacy programs throughout the state, as well as coordinating several statewide initiatives.

Archives & Records

Preserving, storing, archiving and presenting historical records of the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the Oklahoma state government from territorial days forward.

Reference & Circulation

Presenting resources for learning and research through collections and databases available to libraries, patrons, schools, students and state employees.

Government Information

Providing state and federal information in the original format and/or digital versions. Documents, publications and more are available online.

Law & Legislative Reference

Provides prompt, nonpartisan, and accurate information to the executive, legislative and judicial branches of government and to the public.

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Archives & Records Commission Meeting

The next scheduled meeting of the Oklahoma Archives and Records Commission is:  Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Oklahoma Department of Libraries 200 NE 18th, 2nd Floor, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma See Agenda.

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Computer & App Training Schedule

Librarians, Sign up now for Intermediate Photoshop Elements

ODL’s computer/app classes are open to library staff members, as well as adult literacy staff and volunteers. All classes are held at the ODL Computer Training Lab unless otherwise specified. Check out: Intermediate Photoshop Elements: Color Correction Techniques on January 27. Sign up for the waiting list if the class is full. Additional sections of that class

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