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We have lift-off! The new ODL website has launched!

New Website Launch

We are pleased to announce that our new website has officially launched and is located at It has all new features such as the “Find Your Library” locator, resources for “Learning & Research," a quick-view megamenu, calendar of events, as well as information on “Reading, Writing & Celebrations.” Search our catalog, find open access online resources for Oklahoma, discover “Tips & Funstuff for Reading,” find Almanac quick facts, and learn about the state archives. Also, test drive the new SoonerSearch to find information from over 200 state agencies, boards and commissions. Check it out!

Within the coming weeks, we will continue to work on different areas of the website and hope for your understanding in this matter. We welcome your feedback. Our current site at will remain for the next few months after that it will redirect to the new URL.

We hope you enjoy exploring the new site!


go find out about 2016 Summer Reading
Summer Reading 2016 is beginning soon. Find out more now.

Oklahoma Book Award Winners

Writers, publishers, and reading enthusiasts from across the state met at the Jim Thorpe Museum and Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 9 for the 27th Annual Oklahoma Book Awards. Check out the 2016 winners.

Check Out the Revision to Public Librarian Certification Recognitions

The ODL and Oklahoma Library Association boards have made some changes regarding the “With Distinction” recognition in the Public Librarian Certification program. Check out the revision, and contact us if you have any questions.

ODL’s Complete Confederate Pension Records Now Online

In 1915, Oklahoma’s Fifth Legislature approved a bill that provided pensions for disabled and indigent Confederate soldiers, sailors, and their widows. ODL’s complete application and pension files have now been added to Digital Prairie, joining the existing pension index files. Start your search here!

See the Latest Additions to ODL's DVD Collection

Keep up with all the new DVD releases that ODL stocks (you can also determine whether what you want is available for checkout or reserve). Have that DVD list automatically appear in your email inbox or show up in your favorite web browser as it’s updated. Subscribe to our new RSS feed today!

Surveyors: Order Corner Monument Records Online

Surveyors and survey firms no longer have to use ODL's fax or e-mail to order Corner Monument Records. Check out our new online order form.


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click here to find out more about Summer Reading.

go see the finallists for OK Book Awards

click here to order the newest Oklahoma Almanac

click here to find out about Computer Training for 2004

click here to find out about Letters About Literature

get 2013 Library Trustee Handbook

click here to go to US Govt. Documents division