Welcome to the Dunkirk Public Library

Library Trustees Wanted!

The DPL Board will have two vacancies in the next election.

School district residents who are registered voters may pick up a Nominating Petition and instructions at the library’s main circulation desk.

Forms must be returned to the Library Director by 5:00 pm on May 26, 2021.

Check Out the MacArthur Memorial Podcast

Featuring author and Gowanda graduate Alan E. Mesches.

Many Thanks to Generous Local Businesses

Thank you Humble Hands and Jamestown Plastics for providing our library patrons with an ample supply of handmade face coverings.  Your support for our community is much appreciated!

Learn more about the donors at:



New Programs Available at LVCC

Tutors are available and ready to help.

The Dunkirk Public Library has partnered with Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua County to provide expanded opportunities for adults interested in strengthening their reading skills.

Both organizations are thankful for CCLS financial support.  Click the logo to get involved.

Adult Take Home Craft Kit

Check back in May for another great project!

This Week in the Children's Room

An Important Reminder!

We are currently NOT accepting donations at this time.  For the health and safety of our staff, please refrain from leaving random items at the book drop.

The next DPL Virtual Board Meeting is on Tuesday, May 18th at 4:15 PM. Email your name & local mailing address to director at dunkirklibrary dot org by 5:00 PM the Monday before if you plan to join

Read, Watch, or Listen

Click below to borrow something great!

Download an ebook from Libby.

Search the library catalog.

On the go? Find audio & ebooks here.

Explore family history with Ancestry.

Adventure awaits!

Story time & events for children.

Adult Book Club.

Computing Center Resources.

Visit Goodreads and search for Dunkirk Public Library under "Community" then "Groups".


New Programs Available at LVCC