Hang Out With DBRLTeen


At, you and your friends will find all kinds of fun stuff like book reviews by our staff, contests, book giveaways, author interviews and upcoming teen programs at the library. You can post comments, share book reviews and join the teen book club email list. Read more »

How Do Books Get to the Shelves?


At the Daniel Boone Regional Library, we have nearly 500,000 books, old and new (including several copies of popular titles). How do we decide which books make it to the library’s shelves? Read more »

From the Director - January 2012

Melissa Carr, DBRL Director

One of my favorite sounds at the library is the animated voices of second graders touring our building. Each year, we welcome about 1,800 students from more than 25 schools in Boone and Callaway Counties to come see what a public library is all about. Read more »

Interview With Callaway County Library District Board President Tonya Hays-Martin

Tonya Hays-Martin

Tonya Hays-Martin is the president of the Callaway County Library District Board of Trustees. She is a Fulton native and her first “real” job was an assistant to the children’s librarian at the Callaway County Public Library. For the last 25 years, she’s worked in the mental health field, most recently as the librarian for staff and clients at Fulton State Hospital. Read more »

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