Media Resources

The Communications & Community Engagement Division values Denver, national and international media and works to share timely and accurate information about library programs, services and people.

Library Releases

May 2023
Denver Public Library accepting nominations for 21th Annual Latino Community Service Awards

April 2023
Denver Public Library announces quarter one Strong Library, Strong Denver investments and accomplishments
Denver Public Library Honors David Duffield with Eleanor Gehres Awards

February 2023
City Council approves purchase of new Denver Public Library branch location in Westwood
Denver Central Library to partially reopen to the public  in new temporary space
Denver Public Library’s Career Online High School awards diplomas to 11 graduates
Denver Public Library honors African American community leaders during annual ceremony

January 2023
Denver Public Library Aims to “Break the Ice” with community during annual Winter of Reading Program

Media Contacts

General information and image usage requests and after-hours contacts

Olivia Gallegos
Communications Manager

Joe Gosalvez
Communications Specialist

Alvaro Sauceda
Communications Staff Professional

Erika R. Martinez
Director of Communications & Community Engagement


Approved brand images to be used in stories related to the Denver Public Library may be accessed here. To request additional images, please send us a detailed email including: your name, contact information and usage intent. If you are seeking permission to use or purchase an image from our Western History Collection, please review the copyright and permissions policies.

Colorado Open Records Act

Colorado Open Records Act Fee Policy:
In order to pay for the cost of staff, custodians of public records within the City and County of Denver may charge for research and retrieval time necessary to respond to requests for records under the Colorado Open Records Act (“CORA”). Pursuant to C.R.S. §24-72-205(6), effective July 26, 2019, staff time may be charged at a rate not to exceed $33.00 per hour. There shall be no charge for the first hour of time for research and retrieval of records.

To initiate a Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) request for information from the Denver Public Library, please compete the CORA Request form.