Decatur Public Library

504 Cherry Street
Decatur, Al 35601

Currently Closed





OverDrive is discontinuing the legacy OverDrive app on May 1, 2023, and transitioning users to the Libby app. Libby is OverDrive’s newer app for browsing and enjoying digital content from our library.

It’s time to give Libby a try!

All your loans, holds, and wish list items will be waiting for you in Libby when you add your library card Libby also comes with new features we know you’ll love, like:

  • Tags to categorize books however you’d like—you can even sync your OverDrive wish list into a tag!
  • A central bookshelf for all loans and holds
  • Customizable notifications for ready holds and more
  • Compatibility with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Sonos speakers
  • Easy access to OverDrive support staff


  • Download the hoopla digital app to get started (you’ll need to create an account with your email address before you can enter your DPL card number)
  • simultaneous access to over 950,000 titles
  • limit 4 hoopla instant borrows per month, per DPL card
  • limit 4 hoopla flex borrows at a time, per DPL card
  • eBooks, eAudioBooks, comics, television series, music and movies, magazines, Great Courses, and more
  • download or read in browser
  • BingePasses – borrow multiple items for unlimited use during the checkout period using only one instant borrow! CLICK HERE for more information.
  • For more information about hoopla instant & flex borrows, CLICK HERE.