National Library Week – How has your library transformed you?

This week is National Library Week, and the theme is “Libraries Transform.” How has the McAllen Public Library transformed you? Perhaps you learned English with our free English classes, or got a voter registration card. Perhaps you signed up for health insurance, or received free tax assistance. Or perhaps you improved your computer skills that … More National Library Week – How has your library transformed you?

April Staff Recommendations

Come on by your favorite MPL location and enjoy the latest selection of books, Blu-ray’s and DVD’s recommended by our dedicated staff! April Staff Recommendations   Fiction The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood. [Main Library] “The Handmaid’s Tale is brilliant, terrifying, and now, relevant, and I couldn’t put it down. It’s one of my favorites!” ~Sara The Sellout, … More April Staff Recommendations

Tired of the news? The library can help!

As any follower of this blog is probably aware, here at the McAllen Public Library we strongly encourage civic engagement and following current events, as part our duties as responsible citizens. However, sometimes you need a break for your own mental health. If the constant stream of breaking political news alerts on your phone is … More Tired of the news? The library can help!