The Board of Trustees of the Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville held a special meeting on March 16, 2020. The board voted unanimously to close the library to the public at 9PM March 16, 2020. This Board of Trustees also voted unanimously to allow the Executive Committee to decide when and how to reopen the library to the public.
Meeting Room Bookings are currently suspended until further notice.
The Library has shifted to digital programming. Visit the events calendar for more information.
Updated information on the 2020 library budget

The Library is continuing to provide programs, services, and collections through digital outlets. The best way to get in touch with the Library staff is through our reference email account: We will make every effort to respond to you within 48 hours on weekdays.

For the most updated information about our digital initiatives, please subscribe to our eNewsletter and check out our Facebook page.
Digital Programs

Weekly Storytime

Our Children's Librarians are presenting Storytime weekly on Facebook Live Thursday mornings at 10:30am. Join us for stories, songs, play, and more!

Learn with a Librarian

Take a deep dive into Library databases that are accessible from home! Kara presents easy-to-follow overviews of one resource each week on Mondays.

Tech How-To Sessions

The Library is offering virtual tech how-to sessions on Google Meet. Patrons can get help with communication, telework, social, and streaming software and devices.

A Chapter A Day

Join Miss Jenny for a read-along on Facebook Live. Weekdays at 2pm, she will read from "I Can Make this Promise" by Christine Day, available on Hoopla!

Digital Services

Digital Library Card

OCPL is pleased to announce a temporary digital library card to provide you access to online content including entertainment, learning, job help, and more.

Mango Languages

A fun and interactive online language-learning system to help you learn languages like Spanish, Greek, or English. Watch the tutorial video.

Ancestry Library

Access a wide range of resources for genealogical and historical research. It includes useful records like censuses. Watch the tutorial video. Courses offers thousands of courses and now offers a Learning Path with 15+ videos on remote working. We encourage you to learn something new today!

Digital Collections


Libby is an easy-to-use app for tablets and smartphones that gives patrons access to our digital book collection through OverDrive. Download items to watch later!


Hoopla is offered free for patrons through the Library to download and stream music, comics, books, audiobooks, movies and more. Check out the Hoopla app!


The Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated talking picture books, which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they love. Give it a try!

Post Standard

The latest issues of the Post Standard newspaper are available at your finger tips from Newsbank. Sign in with your library card number and PIN to get free access.

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Contact Us

5110 Jamesville Road
DeWitt, NY 13078
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Phone: (315) 446-3578


Library Hours
(currently closed until further notice from 3/16/20)
Monday - Thursday
*Summer hours:

Services limited 15 minutes before closing

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