Our Services

Library Development

Serving Oklahoma libraries with consultation services, public librarian certification training, continuing education courses, computer & technology classes, and program materials.

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 open-access online.

Law|Legislative Reference

Providing prompt, nonpartisan, and accurate information to the executive, legislative and judicial branches of government as well as to the general public.

Featured Sections



Research & Discovery on Digital Prairie

Try out the new Research + Discovery section on Digital Prairie. The Research + Discovery page is part of Oklahoma Digital Prairie, ODL’s electronic library that also houses state publications, digital collections and a state government search engine. The service offers geolocation access to more than 30 EBSCO databases. If you have problems accessing these resources, see

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Exercising at the Pioneer Library

Health & Wellness Programs for May

These health-based workshops at public libraries across Oklahoma incorporate ways to eat healthy, exercise, and maintain overall mind and body health. The following programs are brought to you by these local public libraries/systems, Oklahoma Department of Libraries’ Health Literacy project and the Institute for Museum and Library Services. Questions about health programs at your library?…

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Oklahoma Institute of Public Librarianship

More Computers & Electronic Resources Classes Added

More classes added… Check it out! Computers & Electronic Resources, May 30, Tahlequah, 10am-4pm Computers & Electronic Resources, May 31, Durant, 10am-4pm And two more spots available for Computers & Electronic Resources, May 17, OKC 10am-4pm Register for each class by clicking on the link for the particular class you want to attend. All registrations are processed online

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