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GRPL Teens Discord

GRPL is now on Discord!

GRPL’s private Discord server is a virtual library space designed for teens aged 13 – 19.
Discord is a great way to stay in touch with your friends and librarians, participate in virtual clubs and events, and talk about anime, manga, books, video games, art, movies and more! 

To join GRPL’s private Discord server, you need to submit an application.

You will receive an email within 2 business days with your server invitation link.

Questions? Contact Osvaldo Perez Rios, Teen Services Librarian, at orios@grpl.org.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Discord?
Discord is a text, video, and voice-based chat app that allows you to communicate safely and securely with your friends.
How do I sign up to join GRPL’s Discord server?

GRPL’s private server is designed for teens. To join our digital library space, you’ll need to fill out an application for our library staff to review.

  1. ​First, you will need to make a free account at www.discord.com. If you need help getting started, check out this guide.
  2. You can use Discord in your internet browser, download the mobile app (Android or iOS) or download the program to your computer (Windows or Mac).
  3. Fill out GRPL’s Discord Application Form to join our server.

    Once you submit the form, we will send you an email with an invitation link within 2 business days to the email provided on your Discord Application Form.

Click the invitation link and that will take you to Discord. You may need to click on the Plus sign on the left hand side of the page and select “Join a Server.” Copy & paste the invitation link and click “Join.”

What kind of activities can I participate in on Discord?

Currently, GRPL hosts one weekly event on Discord — Anime Club.

There are also channels for general discussion, book recommendations, anime chats, video game reviews, library announcements, and more! There’s something for everyone on our server.

Who monitors GRPL’s Discord?

A combination of Discord Bots and GRPL Youth Librarians monitor the server at all times. 

Please read our #rules_of_conduct to learn more about ways teens can interact within this private library space. GRPL staff reserves the right to delete any comments or mute or kick or ban any member from the server should these rules be ignored.

GRPL’s Discord server is a well-moderated virtual space featuring safety measures to ensure that the server is always as safe as possible.