Having trouble finding what you need on our website or at the library itself? We get a lot of questions from our community members, so we've compiled this list of frequently asked questions to help you get your answers as quickly as possible.
Q: What are the guidelines for borrowing from MPL?
A: We're glad you asked. Memberships are complimentary for residents of the Muncie-Center Township taxing district and available for a fee for non-residents. Books, educational videos, and most other materials are loaned for 28 days, while new fiction and reserves are loaned for 7 or 14 days. For more information, visit our Borrowing Guidelines page.
Q: Can I sign up for a library card online?
A: Absolutely! Register online here and then complete the process by showing one of the listed forms of identification at the circulation desk.
Q: Can I pay my library fees online?
A: You certainly can! Visit this page to log in using either your Library Card ID or your Easy Log On ID.
Q: What is the MPL library operations policy?
A: Our policy, driven by our mission, vision, and values, can best express to our customers what can be expected of our services. The entire policy listing can be found here.
Q: What is the MPL approach to the changing landscape of technology?
A: Our long-term technology plan lays out our goals and plans to advance our technology offerings for the coming years. You can also view a list of the current emerging technologies the library owns.
Q: Can I print wirelessly at the library?
A: Yes, you can! At any of our branches you can print from your wireless connection, which will then send your documents to our Printer Release Stations. For more details concerning the process, visit this page.
Q: What do I need to do to reserve a meeting room?
A: Visit our page about reserving a room for more information about our reservation policies, and to find an easy form for reserving a meeting space for your group.
Q: I can't find the what I'm looking for in the catalogue. Can I request it?
A: Of course! Fill out the I Can't Find It! form and we will do our best to fulfill your request.