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Decatur

5301 Kentucky Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46221

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Decatur Hours

Mon - Tue 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wed - Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun Closed
Decatur

Decatur was the first township outside of Center Township to receive a branch library when the Marwood Branch opened in 1967 in a storefront location. Strong library usage throughout the township demonstrated the need for a new 11,300-square-foot branch that opened on Kentucky Avenue in 1990 as the Decatur Branch and continues to serve the community today.

Amenities & Services
Internet Access
  • Public computers with Microsoft Office
  • Early learning computer stations
  • Free Wi-Fi
Meeting Space
Study Room
Accessible Workstation
Self-Services
Outgoing Fax
Exam Proctoring
Walk-Up Book Return
Bike Rack
Seed Library
  • Open for seed checkout during regular library hours (March-October)
Upcoming Events at Decatur
Animal Meet and Greets

Animal Meet and Greets

Decatur Branch

Meet up to three animals at these casual drop-in sessions presented by Silly Safaris. Ask your question and take a picture with the critters.

Storytime at Decatur

Storytime at Decatur

Decatur Branch

Children ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs, and fun. Stay after stories are finished for some literacy activities and playtime.

Writing for Wellness

Writing for Wellness

Decatur Branch

Expressive writing is not about writing to impress others or even being grammatically correct. Writing for Wellness means writing about whatever is weighing on your heart and mind.

Branch Manager
Doriene Smither

Doriene Smither

Hi, I'm Doriene Smither, Branch Manager for Decatur. I have many favorite books. I hope you’ll visit our location soon. For questions or comments, please feel free to contact me. We are always happy to help!

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