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  • Pizza and Taco: Super-Awesome Comic! (#3)

    by Stephen Shaskan J GRAPH SHASKAN, S. Pizza and Taco are best friends and decide to create their own comic. They each have different ideas and can’t figure out how to combine them. They try to make separate comics, but...

  • Allergic

    by Megan Wagner Lloyd J GRAPH LLOYD, M. Mom and Dad are getting ready for the new baby, and Liam and Noah are twins who are always together. Maggie loves animals and can’t wait to get her own pet that...

  • January's Dial-a-Story Featured Readers

    MPPL’s Dial-a-Story resource is great way to listen to stories, book reviews, and more right from your phone. Simply call 847-232-8600 and choose what you want to listen to. Selections change monthly.

  • South Branch Reopens to Public

    South Branch reopens today with capacity limits. Patrons may check out materials, as well as use scanning, printing, and copying services. No computer services are available at this time.For contactless options, the library also offers Parking Lot Pickup.

  • New Hold Lockers Unveiled at MPPL

    The library announces the addition of Hold Lockers for convenient 24/7 material pickup available to Mount Prospect Public Library cardholders. The green lockers are located outside the lower-level entrance of the Main Library parking garage. The library holds items for five days.  To use the service, patrons may choose the lockers as a pickup location when placing items on hold using the MPPL app or website. The user receives...

  • South Branch Temporary Closure

    South Branch (1711 W. Algonquin Rd.) will be temporarily closed January 3-7. The Main Library remains open. South Branch shares space with the Village of Mount Prospect’s Community Connections Center, which will be closed for two weeks as a result...