MPL has reopened

Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon-Fri

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat

Indiana History: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mon-Fri; closed Saturday
By appointment; last time at 4 p.m. Sign up through the box at lower right.

Museum: Closed

MPL is balancing your expectations with services that we can deliver safely. See our safety plan

What you can do now:

Quick pickup, 60-minute computer use, copier service, limited time to read newspapers & magazines, study rooms by appointment. NEW: Print from your own device - phone or laptop or tablet. Masks are required. Limited computer time is available in children's and teens. Children's offers weekly craft kits you can bring home, video programming, and librarians can help you select books if you prefer not to come inside.

Curbside pickup: More here


Thanks for your patience.


Marion Public Library has been serving the community since 1903. 

The MPL board meets at 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month. You can join the April meeting via Zoom. More about MPL and other government-funded entities in Grant County at Indiana Gateway.


Learn the latest about Coronavirus disease on pages under the COVID-19 menu, plus the CDC microsite below. The offerings range from practical to fun.

Don't forget our digital offerings - Overdrive, Hoopla, Libby, and Tumblebooks.

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Find books, movies,

 audio books, & more

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Get information about your family

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Explore Indiana's library resources hub

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Want it? We'll order it or get it from another library

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What you need to get to start checking out

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Overdrive, Hoopla, Libby, Tumble Books

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Research for general and specific information

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Events, programs, materials, & more

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Exhibit in MPL's Museum

Welcome to Weaver

Ten-Si-Foy Social Club

MPL video channel

MPL social media

What's happening


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600 S. Washington St.

Marion, IN 46953

Fax: 765-668-2911


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Indiana History & Museum

Indiana History: Open to the public by appointment only: Sign up in the box to the right under Schedule now.

Librarians available by phone

Mon-Fri: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Requests may be made by phone or by form

Museum: Closed

Free parking in the lot behind the library & on the streets surrounding the library. (Remember that Washington, 7th, Boots, and 6th streets are one-way, as is the MPL drive off of 6th Street.)


Sheltered bus stop on Washington St.


Bike racks in front & back;

a limited number of locks available

for checkout from the Circulation Desk. 

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