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600 S. Washington St.

Marion, IN 46953

Fax: 765-668-2911


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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All Rights Reserved

MPL has meeting rooms available for for-profits and nonprofits.


There are 2 meeting rooms in the basement - Meeting Rooms A and B - plus the Israel Conference Room on the second floor of the main library, and the Forrest and Carnegie rooms on the second floor of the Carnegie Building.


For more information about usage, see our meeting room policy. 


Reservations for meeting rooms must be done in advance. You may file this form or contact Meeting Room Coordinator Debbie Kirkwood at 765-668-2900, Ext. 1131.


Study rooms are on the second floor and may be reserved up to 2 weeks out on a first-come, first-served basis. Users must be 14 and up or accompanied by an adult. Not appropriate for depositions or supervised visits.


Contact the Reference Department at 765-668-2900, Ext. 1126 or Ext 1127.