Many of you, since you follow the McAllen Public Library online, are probably familiar with our online resources. The most popular of these online resources are our e-books and digital audiobooks on the Overdrive, Libby, and RBdigital apps. You can read the latest bestsellers from the most popular authors, or try a new … More Library E-Books: The Reality
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! June Staff Recommendations Fiction The Last Werewolf, by Glen Duncan. [Main Library] “A strange, brutal story that is written in a satisfyingly slow-burn manner that keeps you on your toes throughout.” ~Alison Gone With the … More June Staff Recommendations
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?
No matter what side of the political spectrum you are on, or your opinion about whether or not “fake news” influenced the results of the presidential election, the fact is that for the past several months, fake online news stories have become widespread (see here, here, here, and here to learn more). Many, but not all, of these fake … More Information Literacy: Identifying Fake News Online