In Adult Services, we strive to strengthen and enrich our community by providing opportunities for educational, professional, and personal growth. Whether you are writing a research paper, studying for an exam, learning English, meeting people with common interests, or looking for the next great read, we are the place for you! We offer a wide variety of events, classes, services, and print and electronic collections to suit your needs.
Are you looking for training on new tech skills that will help you at work and at home? Try our new online self-paced tech tutorials.
The U.S. Presidential Election is approaching, and your voice matters! Learn more about the election, how to register to vote, and check your voter registration status here.
All of our programs for adults have temporarily gone virtual! Check out all of our YouTube video playlists below to see all of our tech tutorials, book recommendations, wellness tips, crafts, and more. Click on the menu icon in the top right corner of each video to see the full list.
Interactive Presentations & Infographics:
Identifying Fake News
Social Media for Your Business
Behind the Scenes at MPL: Collection Development
Cognitive Benefits of Gaming
Tips for Interview Attire
Making an Online Resume
Strange Readings: True Crime
Follow our Facebook page to get our latest book recommendations, e-resources, online tutorials, and interesting finds on the internet!
Search the McAllen catalog, the Hidalgo County catalog, or the Interlibrary Loan catalog.
Did you know that with just a McAllen library card, you can get e-books, audiobooks, movies, career & exam prep, and more, all on your mobile device? Check it out on our E-branch page.
COVID-19 Service Update: Study Rooms are closed until further notice at all locations as of Wednesday, July 15th.
Choose from the 14 Main Library study rooms and 4 Branch Library study rooms.